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Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 42(11):4968-73, 2004 Nov.

Genotypic diversity of Francisella tularensis infecting Dermacentor variabilis ticks on Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts.

Goethert HK, Shani I, Telford SR 3rd

Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, 200 Westboro Rd., North Grafton, MA 01536, USA.

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Article type: Curated - Canary ID: 2088

Cause and Effect Analysis Interspecies susceptibility data Shared exposures with humans Shared outcomes with humans Gene sequence data
Yes Yes No No No
Study type N Routes Sampling Controls Timing
cross sectional 4246 ingestion exposure yes repeated
cross sectional mucocutaneous exposure yes repeated
Exposures American dog tick
Francisella tularensis
Outcomes Tick Infestations
Tularemia
Species American dog tick
Ixodes
Raccoons
Skunks
Locations location map
United States Massachusetts Felix Neck (cape)
Katama (populated place)
Martha's Vineyard (island)
Martha's Vineyard State Forest (forest(s))
Menemsha Hills Reservation (park)
Squibnocket Beach (beach)
Wasque Reservation (park)

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