Identifying the last supper: utility of the DNA barcode library for bloodmeal identification in ticks.

TitleIdentifying the last supper: utility of the DNA barcode library for bloodmeal identification in ticks.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2012
AuthorsGariepy TD, Lindsay LR, Ogden NH, Gregory TR
JournalMol Ecol Resour.
Volume12
Start Page646
Issue4
Date Published07/2012
Keywordsblood, DNA, research, ticks
Abstract

This study validates the utility of the DNA barcode library as a valuable and reliable resource for the identification of unknown bloodmeals in arthropod vectors of disease.

URLhttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22471892
DOI10.1111/j.1755-0998.2012.03140.x