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Preparation of the dipping solution at the dip tank

Term: 2013
Published: November 19, 2013
Revised: July 30, 2015

Different control strategies (chemical, biological and vaccines), principles of acaricide resistance, and the effect of tick control on endemic stability of tick-borne diseases are described, and information is provided on the different chemical products available.

Refer to the Tick Photodatabase of African ticks

About The Instructor

Prof Maxime Madder

Prof Maxime Madder

  • Biologist, PhD
  • Head of Veterinary Entomology Unit, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium.
  • Extra-ordinary lecturer at the Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Pretoria, South Africa.
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