The ovarian transcriptome of the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus, feeding upon a bovine host infected with Babesia bovis

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Cattle babesiosis is a tick-borne disease of cattle with the most severe form of the disease caused by the apicomplexan, Babesia bovis. Babesiosis is transmitted to cattle through the bite of infected cattle ticks of the genus Rhipicephalus. The most prevalent species is Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus, which is distributed throughout the tropical and… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1756-3305-6-276

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@inproceedings{Heekin2013TheOT, title={The ovarian transcriptome of the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus, feeding upon a bovine host infected with Babesia bovis}, author={Andrew M. Heekin and Felix David Guerrero and Kylie G. Bendele and Leo Saldivar and Glen A. Scoles and Scot E. Dowd and Cedric Gondro and Vishvanath M. Nene and Appolinaire Djikeng and Kelly A. Brayton}, booktitle={Parasites & Vectors}, year={2013} }