Ability to Ixodes scapularis, Dermacentor variabilis, and Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae) to acquire, maintain, and transmit Lyme disease spirochetes (Borrelia burgdorferi)

J Med Entomol. 1988 Sep;25(5):336-9. doi: 10.1093/jmedent/25.5.336.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Arachnid Vectors / microbiology*
  • Borrelia / physiology*
  • Cricetinae
  • Female
  • Lyme Disease / transmission*
  • Ticks / microbiology*