Canadian Tick-borne 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: September 18, 2023

Found 577 results
Boodman C, Richert Q, Lother SA, Kasper K, Fanella S, Lagace-Wiens P, and Keynan Y, Inguinal Ulceroglandular Tularemia Caused by Francisella tularensis Subspecies holarctica, Canada, Emerging Infectious Diseases, vol. 27, no. 4, pp. 1228-1229, 2021.
Wang C, Yeung C, Enriquez A, Chacko S, Hanson S, Redfearn D, Simpson C, Abdollah H, and Baranchuk A, Long-term Outcomes in Treated Lyme Carditis, Curr Probl Cariol, 2021.
Nah K and Wu J, Long-term transmission dynamics of tick-borne diseases involving seasonal variation and co-feeding transmission, J Biol Dyn, vol. 15, no. 1, pp. 269-286, 2021.
Tan X, Petri B, DeVinney R, Jenne CN, and Chaconas G, The Lyme disease spirochete can hijack the host immune system for extravasation from the microvasculature, Mol Microbiol, 2021.
Coderre-Ball AM, Sahi S, Anthonio V, Roberston M, and Egan R, Lyme Disease Training and Knowledge Translation Resources Available to Canadian Healthcare Professionals: A Gray Literature Review, J Prim Care Community Health, 2021.
Tardy O, Bouchard C, Chamberland E, Fortin A, Lamirande P, Ogden NH, and Leighton PA, Mechanistic movement models reveal ecological drivers of tick-borne pathogen spread, J R Soc Interface, vol. 18, no. 181, 2021.
Tutt-Guerette MA, Yuan M, Szaroz D, McKinnon B, Kestens Y, Guillot C, Leighton PA, and Zinszer K, Modelling Spatiotemporal Patterns of Lyme Disease Emergence in Québec, Int J Environ Res Public Health ., vol. 18, no. 18, 2021.
Lewis J, Kirby AM, Harris KD, Filiaggi CL, Foley-Eby AH, Mann M, Lieske DJ, and Lloyd VK, Monitoring Risk: Tick and Borrelia burgdorferi Public Participatory Surveillance in the Canadian Maritimes, 2012-2020, Pathogens, vol. 10, no. 10, 2021.
Nelder MP, Russell CB, Dibernardo A, Clow KM, Johnson S, Cronin K, Patel SN, and Lindsay LR, Monitoring the patterns of submission and presence of tick-borne pathogens in Ixodes scapularis collected from humans and companion animals in Ontario, Canada (2011-2017), Parasit Vectors., vol. 14, no. 1, 2021.
Forest-Berard K, Ripoche M, Irace-Cima A, Thivierge K, and Adam-Poupart A, More than ticking boxes: Training Lyme disease education ambassadors to meet outreach and surveillance challenges in Québec, Canada, PLos One, vol. 16, no. 10, 2021.
Burrows H, Talbot B, McKay R, Slatculescu AM, Logan JJ, Thickstun C, Lindsay LR, Dibernardo A, Koffi JK, Ogden NH, and Kulkarni MA, A multi-year assessment of blacklegged tick (Ixodes scapularis) population establishment and Lyme disease risk areas in Ottawa, Canada, 2017-2019, PLoS One, vol. 16, no. 2, 2021.
Dersch R and Singh AE, Neurosyphilis and Lyme neuroborreliosis, Curr Opin Neurol, 2021.
Hogenbom J, Istanbouli M, and Faraone N, Novel β-Cyclodextrin and Catnip Essential Oil Inclusion Complex and Its Tick Repellent Properties, Molecules, vol. 26, no. 23, 2021.
Adam-Poupart A, Drapeau LM, Bekal S, Germain G, Irace-Cima A, Sassine MP, Simon A, Soto J, Thivierge K, and Tissot F, Occupations at risk of contracting zoonoses of public health significance in Québec, Can Commun Dis Rep., vol. 47, no. 1, pp. 47-58, 2021.
Banovic P, Diaz-Sanchez AA, Galon C, Foucault-Simonin A, Simin V, Mijatovic D, Papic L, Wu-Chuang A, Obregon D, Moutailler S, and Cabezas-Cruz A, A One Health approach to study the circulation of tick-borne pathogens: A preliminary study, One Health, vol. 13, 2021.
Morshed MG, Lee MK, Boyd E, Mak S, Fraser E, Nguyen J, Dykstra EA, Otterstater M, Henry B, and Galanis E, Passive Tick Surveillance and Detection of Borrelia Species in Ticks from British Columbia, Canada: 2002-2018, Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis., 2021.
Lloyd VK, Cox M, Bailey J, and Roy C, Patient Lyme disease websites prioritize science; public health websites prioritize consistent messaging-Comment on 'Lyme disease prevention: A content analysis of Canadian patient group and government websites', Zoonoses Public Health, 2021.
Alkishe A and Peterson AT, Potential geographic distribution of Ixodes cookei, the vector of Powassan virus, J Vector Ecol, vol. 46, no. 2, 2021.
Bloch EM, Tobian AAR, and Katz LM, Powassan virus: What is the risk to the blood supply?, Transfusion, 2021.
Cameron L, Rocque R, Penner K, and Mauro I, Public perceptions of Lyme disease and climate change in southern Manitoba, Canada: making a case for strategic decoupling of climate and health messages, BMC Public Health, vol. 21, 2021.
Diyes CP, Dergousoff SJ, Yunik ME, and Chilton NB, Reproductive output and larval survival of American dog ticks (Dermacentor variabilis) from a population at the northern distributional limit, Exp Appl Acarol, 2021.
O’Brien SF, Drews SJ, Yi QL, Bloch EM, Ogden NH, Koffi JK, Lindsay LR, Gregoire Y, and Delage G, Risk of transfusion-transmitted Babesia microti in Canada, Transfusion, 2021.
Nury C, Blais MC, and Arsenault J, Risk of transmittable blood-borne pathogens in blood units from blood donor dogs in Canada, J Vet Intern Med, 2021.
Neely M, Arroyo LG, Jardine CM, Moore A, Hazlett M, Clow KM, Archer H, and Weese JS, Seroprevalence and evaluation of risk factors associated with seropositivity for Borrelia burgdorferi in Ontario horses, Equine Vet, vol. 53, no. 2, pp. 331-338, 2021.
McGrath SL, Huang SH, and Kobryn K, Single stranded DNA annealing is a conserved activity of telomere resolvases, PLoS One, vol. 16, no. 2, 2021.