Biology of Ticks, 2nd Ed.

Title

Biology of Ticks, 2nd Ed.

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Description

Biology of Ticks is the most comprehensive work on tick biology and tick-borne diseases. This second edition is a multi-authored work, featuring the research and analyses of renowned experts across the globe. Spanning two volumes, the book examines the systematics, biology, structure, ecological adaptations, evolution, genomics and the molecular processes that underpin the growth, development and survival of these important disease-transmitting parasites. Also discussed is the remarkable array of diseases transmitted (or caused) by ticks, as well as modern methods for their control. This book should serve as a modern reference for students, scientists, physicians, veterinarians and other specialists. (from amazon.com)

ISBN

978-0199744060

Publication Date

2014

Publisher

Oxford University Press

City

New York

Keywords

Ticks, Tick control, Tick-borne diseases

Disciplines

Entomology | Infectious Disease