Tick importance and disease transmission

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Questing tick

Term: 2013
Published: November 15, 2013
Revised: July 30, 2015

The ticks of veterinary importance and the different routes of transmission, including transovarial, transtadial and intrastadial transmission are described.

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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