Tick repellents and acaricides of botanical origin: a green roadmap to control tick-borne diseases?


Arthropods are dangerous vectors of agents of deadly diseases, which may hit as epidemics or pandemics in the increasing world population of humans and animals. Among them, ticks transmit more pathogen species than any other group of blood-feeding arthropods worldwide. Thus, the effective and eco-friendly control of tick vectors in a constantly changing… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00436-016-5095-1

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