Canadian Tick-borne Illness Research 2010-Present

Please note that while summaries of the journal articles listed below are fairly universally accessible by members of the public, full text access often (though not always) requires a fee and/or account.

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Last updated: Aug 1, 2020

Found 380 results
Gomez-Chamorro A, Heinrich V, Sarr A, Roethlisberger O, Genne D, Bregnard C, Jacquet M, and Voordouw M, Maternal antibodies provide strain-specific protection against infection with the Lyme disease pathogen in bank voles., Appl Environ Microbiol, 2019.
Jarosz AC and Badawi A, Metabolites of prostaglandin synthases as potential biomarkers of Lyme disease severity and symptom resolution, Inflamm Res., vol. 68, no. 1, 2019.
Middelveen MJ, Filush KR, Bandoski C, Kasliwala RS, Melillo A, Stricker RB, and Sapi E, Mixed Borrelia burgdorferi and Helicobacter pylori Biofilms in Morgellons Disease Dermatological Specimens., Healthcare, vol. 7, no. 2, p. E70, 2019.
Milnes EL, Thornton GL, Delnatte P, Leveille AN, Barta JR, and Nemeth NM, Molecular Detection of Babesia Odocoilei in Wild, Farmed, and Zoo Cervids in Ontario, CA, J Wildl Dis, vol. 55, no. 2, 2019.
Koloski CW, LeMoine CMR, Klonowski AR, Smith CM, and Cassone BJ, Molecular evidence for the inhibition of cytochrome p450s and cholinesterases in ticks by the repellent DEET, Ticks Tick Borne Dis, vol. 10, no. 3, pp. 515-522, 2019.
Cheema J, Huynh AC, and Prat SS, Multiple Sclerosis and psychosis: A case report, Mult Scler Relat Disord, vol. 34, pp. 158-161, 2019.
Levesque M and Klohn M, A Multiple Streams Approach to Understanding the Issues and Challenges of Lyme Disease Management in Canada's Maritime Provinces., Int J Environ Res Public Health, vol. 16, no. 9, 2019.
He X, Zhang W, Chang Q, Su Z, Gong D, Zhou Y, Xiao J, Drelich A, Liu Y, Popov V, Zhao X, Wakamiya M, Gaitas A, Lu F, and Gong B, A new role for host annexin A2 in establishing bacterial adhesion to vascular endothelial cells: lines of evidence from atomic force microscopy and an in vivo study, Lab Invest, vol. 99, no. 11, 2019.
Nelder MP, Russell CB, Clow KM, Johnson S, Weese JS, Cronin K, Ralevski F, Jardine CM, and Patel SN, Occurrence and distribution of Ambylomma americanum as determined by passive surveillance in Ontario, Canada (1999-2016)., Ticks Tick Borne Dis, vol. 10, no. 1, pp. 146-155, 2019.
Sutton D and Spry C, One Dose of Doxycycline for the Prevention of Lyme Disease: A Review of Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines [Internet], Candian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health, no. CADTH Rapid Response Reports, 2019.
Gaudet EM, Gould ON, and Lloyd VK, Parenting When Children Have Lyme Disease: Fear, Frustration, Advocacy, Healthcare (Basel), vol. 7, no. 3, 2019.
Chilton NB, Curry PS, Lindsay LR, Rochon K, Lysyk TJ, and Dergousoff SJ, Passive and Active Surveillance for Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae) in Saskatchewan, Canada, J Med Entomol, 2019.
Milnes EL, Delnatte P, Woodbury M, Hering A, Lee S, Smith DA, Nemeth NM, Gu Y, Gehring R, and Johnson R, Pharmacokinetics of imidocarb dipropionate in white‐tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) after single intramuscular administration, J Vet Pharmacol and Therap, vol. 00, pp. 1-5, 2019.
Picheca C, Yogendrakumar V, Brooks JI, Torres C, Pringle E, and Zwicker J, Polio-Like Manifestation of Powassan Virus Infection with Anterior Horn Cell Involvement, Canada., Emerg Infect Dis., vol. 25, no. 8, pp. 1609-1611, 2019.
Sagurova I, Ludwig A, Ogden NH, Pelcat Y, Dueymes G, and Gachon P, Predicted Northward Expansion of the Geographic Range of the Tick Vector Amblyomma americanum in North America under Future Climate Conditions, Environ Health Perspect. , vol. 127, no. 10, 2019.
Scott JD, Clark KL, and Durden LA, Presence of Babesia odocoilei and Borrelia burgdorferi Sensu Stricto in a Tick and Dual Parasitism of Amblyomma inornatum and Ixodes scapularis on a Bird in Canada, Healthcare, vol. 7, no. 1, 2019.
Tonnetti L, O'Brien SF, Gregoire Y, Proctor MC, Drews SJ, Delage G, Fearon MA, Bres MA, Linnen JM, and Stramer SL, Prevalence of Babesia in Canadian blood donors: June-October 2018, Transfusion, 2019.
Evason M, Stull JW, Pearl DL, Peregrine AS, Jardine CM, Buch JS, Lailer Z, O'Connor T, Chandrashekar R, and Weese JS, Prevalence of Borrelia burgdorferi, Anaplasma spp., Ehrlichia spp. and Dirofilaria immitis in Canadian dogs, 2008 to 2015: a repeat cross-sectional study., Parasit Vectors, vol. 12, no. 1, 2019.
Busch MP, Bloch EM, and Kleinman S, Prevention of transfusion-transmitted infections., Blood, vol. 133, no. 17, pp. 1854-1864, 2019.
Jacob J, Valois P, Aenishaenslin C, Bouchard C, Briand S, Canuel M, and Tessier M, Psychosocial factors leading some municipalities to be active in the prevention of Lyme disease, 2019.