Tick control

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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

Language: 
English
Type: 
Format: 
Audience: 
Student
License Condition: Creative Commons: Attribution 4.0  
Unit: 
Education Level: 
Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
Academic Year: 
2013
Instructor: 

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.