Haemaphysalis

Haemaphysalis

(hē'mă-fī'să-lis),
A genus of small, eyeless, inornate ticks. As larvae and nymphs, they are found chiefly on small mammals and birds; as adults, they are found on larger mammals and some birds. They are important as vectors of protozoa and viruses, (e.g., Kyasanur Forest disease virus).
[G. haima, blood, + physaleos, full of wind]

Haemaphysalis

(hĕm″ă-fĭs′ă-lĭs) [″ + physallis, bubble]
A genus of ticks that includes species that are vectors for tick-borne viral diseases including hemorrhagic fever.
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In this study, we analyzed Rickettsia species in Haemaphysalis longicornis ticks collected from Shandong Province, China, and found R.
The longhorned tick (Haemaphysalis longicornis) poses a risk to New England livestock because it can attach itself to various warm-blooded animals to feed.
Haemaphysalis longicornis is a tick indigenous to eastern Asia and an important vector of human and animal disease agents, resulting in such outcomes as human hemorrhagic fever and reduction of production in dairy cattle by 25%.
Invasive-species tick: A National Veterinary Services Laboratory test confirmed the Haemaphysalis longicornis tick, native to East Asia, is in Maryland.
Tunicamycin, an inhibitor of N-linked glycosylation has been used to study the functional significance of glycosylation in Sf9 (Spodographa frugiperda) cells expressing a chitinase from a tick Haemaphysalis longicornis (24).
Ixodes spp, Hyalomma spp., Haemaphysalis spp., Dermacentor spp.
In its home range, the Asian longhorned tick (Haemaphysalis longicornis) carries a virus that kills 15 percent of its victims, but is considered a greater threat to livestock than to humans, The New York Times reported.
canis infection is the brown dog tick, Rhipicephalus sanguineus, although the infection may also be transmitted by other dog tick species such as Haemaphysalis longicornus and Haemaphysalis flavas (Dwyer et al., 2001).
The tick Haemaphysalis longicornis is of great medical and veterinary importance, and can transmit a great diversity of pathogens.
Su transmision se da particularmente por garrapatas del genero Haemaphysalis (principalmente H.
Imamura et al., "Suppression of cell proliferation and cytokine expression by HL-p36, a tick salivary gland-derived protein of Haemaphysalis longicornis," The Journal of Immunology, vol.