Tick-borne diseases in cattle: applications of proteomics to develop new generation vaccines.

@article{Marcelino2012TickborneDI,
  title={Tick-borne diseases in cattle: applications of proteomics to develop new generation vaccines.},
  author={Isabel Marcelino and A M de Almeida and Miguel Ventosa and Ludovic Pruneau and Damien F. Meyer and D. Martinez and Thierry Lefrancois and Nathalie Vachi{\'e}ry and Ana V Coelho},
  journal={Journal of proteomics},
  year={2012},
  volume={75 14},
  pages={4232-50}
}
Tick-borne diseases (TBDs) affect 80% of the world's cattle population, hampering livestock production throughout the world. Livestock industry is important to rural populations not only as food supply, but also as a source of income. Tick control is usually achieved by using acaricides which are expensive, deleterious to the environment and can induce… CONTINUE READING