Canadian Tick-borne Research 2010-Present

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Last updated: July 8, 2024

Found 647 results
2022
Canadian Medical Association, Environmentally Sustainable Health Systems in Canada, Canadian Medical Association, 2022.
Kanji JN, Isaac A, Gregson D, Mierzejewski M, Shpeley D, Tomlin P, Groechel M, Lindsay LR, Lachance L, and Kowalewska-Grochowska K, Epidemiology of ticks submitted from human hosts in Alberta, Canada (2000-2019), Emerg Microbes Infect, pp. 1-25, 2022.
Pelletier J, Rocheleau JP, Aenishaenslin C, GD, M., Lindsay LR, Ogden NH, Bouchard C, and Leighton PA, Fluralaner Baits Reduce the Infestation of Peromyscus spp. Mice (Rodentia: Cricetidae) by Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae) Larvae and Nymphs in a Natural Environment, J Med Entomol, 2022.
Wamboldt R and Baranchuk A, Highlighting Infranodal Block in Lyme Carditis, Tex Heart Inst J, vol. 49, no. 5, 2022.
Ladha D, Khalife R, Hummel B, and Purssell A, Human granulocytic anaplasmosis complicated by hemophagocytic syndrome and coinfection, CMAJ, vol. 194, no. 49, 2022.
Chenery ES, Henaff M, Magnusson K, Harms NJ, Mandrak NE, and Molnar PK, Improving Widescale Monitoring of Ectoparasite Presence in Northern Canadian Wildlife with the Aid of Citizen Science, Insects, vol. 13, no. 4, 2022.
Hernandez-Ruiz V, Letenneur L, Fulop T, Helmer C, Roubaud-Baudron C, Avila-Funes JA, and Amieva H, Infectious diseases and cognition: do we have to worry?, Neurol Sci, pp. 1-10, 2022.
Leavey K, MacKenzie RK, Faber S, Lloyd VK, Mao C, Wills MKB, Boucoiran I, Cates EC, Omar A, Marquez O, and Darling E, Lyme borreliosis in pregnancy and associations with parent and offspring health outcomes: An international cross-sectional survey, Front Med (Lausanne), vol. 9, 2022.
Allehebi ZO, Khan FM, Robbins M, Simms E, Xiang R, Shawwa A, Lindsay LR, Dibernardo A, d 'Entremont, Crowell A, LeBlanc J, and Haldane D, Lyme Disease, Anaplasmosis, and Babesiosis, Atlantic Canada, Emerging Infectious Diseases, vol. 28, no. 6, pp. 1292-1294, 2022.
Prodanuk M, Groves H, Arje D, and Bitnun A, Lyme disease in a neonate complicated by the Jarisch–Herxheimer reaction, CMAJ, vol. 194, no. 27, 2022.
Musonera JB, Valiquette L, Baron G, Milord F, D, M., Thivierge K, Bedard-Dallaire S, Pelletier AA, Lachance R, Bourget J, Simard C, Cantin E, Abbasi F, Haraoui LP, and Carignan A, Management and clinical outcomes of Lyme disease in acute care facilities in 2 endemic regions of Quebec, Canada: a multicentre retrospective cohort study, CMAJ Open, vol. 10, no. 2, pp. E570-E576, 2022.
Khan FM, Allehebi ZO, Shabi Y, Davis IRC, LeBlanc J, Lindsay LR, and Hatchette TF, Modified Two-Tiered Testing Enzyme Immunoassay Algorithm for Serologic Diagnosis of Lyme Disease, Open Forum Infect Dis, vol. 9, no. 7, 2022.
Scott JD, McGoey E, Morales A, and Pesapane RR, Molecular Detection of Anaplasma phagocytophilum, Babesia odocoilei, Babesia species and Borrelia burgdorferi Sensu Lato in Songbirds, Journal of Biomedical Research & Environmental Studies, vol. 3, no. 12, 2022.
Cull B, Monitoring Trends in Distribution and Seasonality of Medically Important Ticks in North America Using Online Crowdsourced Records from iNaturalist, Insects, vol. 13, no. 5, 2022.
Paulson A, Loughheed S, Huang D, and Colautti RI, Multi-omics analysis identifies symbionts and pathogens of blacklegged ticks (Ixodes scapularis) from a Lyme disease hotspot in southeastern Ontario, Canada, BioRxiv, 2022.
McGrath SL, Huang SH, and Kobryn K, The N-terminal domain of the Agrobacterium tumefaciens telomere resolvase, TelA, regulates its DNA cleavage and rejoining activities, J Biol Chem, vol. 298, no. 5, 2022.
Giannotti D, Boscaro V, Husnik F, Vannini C, and Keeling PJ, The "Other" Rickettsiales: an Overview of the Family " Candidatus Midichloriaceae", Appl Environ Microbiol, vol. 88, no. 6, 2022.
Wamboldt R, Wang CN, Miller JC, Enriquez A, Yeung C, Chacko S, Foisy M, and Baranchuk A, Pacemaker Explantation in Patients With Lyme Carditis, JACC Case Rep, vol. 4, no. 10, pp. 613-616, 2022.
Tosato M, Zhang X, and Jianhong W, A patchy model for tick population dynamics with patch-specific developmental delays, Math Biosci Eng, vol. 19, no. 5, pp. 5329-5360, 2022.
Vickers F, Walkty A, and Keynan Y, Pharyngeal tularemia acquired in an urban setting in Canada, CMAJ, vol. 194, no. 20, 2022.
Takacs CN, Wachter J, Xiang Y, Ren Z, Karaboja X, Scott M, Stoner MR, Irnov I, Jannetty N, Rosa PA, Wang X, and Jacobs-Wagner C, Polyploidy, regular patterning of genome copies, and unusual control of DNA partitioning in the Lyme disease spirochete, Nat Commun, vol. 13, no. 1, 2022.
Castellanos M, Verhey TB, Goldstein M, and Chaconas G, The Putative Endonuclease Activity of MutL Is Required for the Segmental Gene Conversion Events That Drive Antigenic Variation of the Lyme Disease Spirochete, Front Microbiol, vol. 13, 2022.
Robinson EL, Jardine CM, Koffi JK, Russell C, Lindsay LR, Dibernardo A, and Clow KM, Range Expansion of Ixodes scapularis and Borrelia burgdorferi in Ontario, Canada, from 2017 to 2019, Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis., 2022.
Wang HV, Pickett LJ, and Faraone N, Repellent and acaricidal activities of basil (Ocimum basilicum) essential oils and rock dust against Ixodes scapularis and Dermacentor variabilis ticks, Exp Appl Acarol, 2022.
Sergeev AK, Lalonde C, and Pons W, The role of climate change in the spread of vectors and vector-borne disease in Windsor-Essex County, Environmental Health Review, vol. 65, no. 3, 2022.

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