Canadian Research 2010-Present

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Last updated: July 5, 2019

Found 264 results
Dergousoff SJ and Chilton NB, Association of different genetic types of Francisella-like organisms with the rocky mountain wood tick (Dermacentor andersoni) and the American dog tick (Dermacentor variabilis) in localities near their northern distributional limits, Apply and Environmental Microbiology, vol. 78, no. 4, 2011.
Bouchard C, Beauchamp G, Nguon S, Trudel L, Milord F, Lindsay LR, Bélanger D, and Ogden NH, Associations between Ixodes scapularis ticks and small mammal hosts in a newly endemic zone in southeastern Canada: Implications for Borrelia burgdorferi transmission., Ticks Tick Borne Dis., vol. 2, no. 4, 2011.
Bown KJ, Lambin X, Telford G, Heyder-Bruckner D, Ogden NH, and Birtles RJ, The common shrew (Sorex araneus): a neglected host of tick-borne infections?, Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis, vol. 11, no. 7, 2011.
Krakowetz CN, Lindsay LR, and Chilton NB, Genetic diversity in Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae) from six established populations in Canada, Ticks Tick Borne Dis, vol. 2, no. 3, 2011.
Henry B, Roth D, Reilly R, MacDougall L, Mak S, Li M, and Li M, How Big is the Lyme Problem? Using Novel Methods to Estimate the True Number of Lyme Disease Cases in British Columbia Residents from 1997 to 2008, Vector-borne and Zoonotic Diseases, vol. 11, no. 7, 2011.
Salman-Dilgimen A, Hardy PO, Dresser AR, and Chaconas G, HrpA, a DEAH-Box RNA Helicase, Is Involved in Global Gene Regulation in the Lyme Disease Spirochete, PloS One, vol. 6, no. 7, 2011.
Bourre-Tessier J, Milord F, Pineau C, and Vinet E, Indigenous Lyme Disease in Quebec., J Rheumatol. , vol. 38, no. 1, 2011.
Ogden NH, Margos G, Aanensen DM, Drebot MA, Feil EJ, Hanincova K, Schwartz I, Tyler S, and Lindsay LR, Investigation of genotypes of Borrelia burgdorferi in Ixodes scapularis ticks collected in surveillance in Canada., Appl Environ Microbio, vol. 77, no. 10, 2011.
Henry B and Morshed M, Lyme Disease in British Columbia: Are we really missing an epidemic?, BCMJ, vol. 53, no. 5, 2011.
Henry B, Crabtree A, and Morshed M, Physician awareness of lyme disease in British Columbia, BCMJ, vol. 53, no. 2, 2011.
Margos G, Vollmer SA, Ogden NH, and Fish D, Population genetics, taxonomy, phylogeny and evolution of Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato, Infect Genet Evol, vol. 11, no. 7, 2011.
Teng J, Lindsay LR, Bartlett K, Klinkenberg B, Dibernardo A, Wood H, and Morshed M, Prevalence of tick-borne pathogens in the South Okanagan, British Columbia: Active surveillance in ticks (Dermacentor andersoni) and deer mice (Peromyscus maniculatus), Prevalence of tick-borne pathogens in the South Okanagan, British Columbia: Active surveillance in ticks (Dermacentor andersonii) and deer mice (Peromyscus maniculatus), vol. 53, no. 3, 2011.
Makhani N, Morris SK, Page AV, Brophy J, Lindsay LR, Banwell BL, and Richardson SE, A twist on Lyme: the challenge of diagnosing European Lyme neuroborreliosis, J Clin Microbiol., vol. 49, no. 1, 2011.