Two initial vaccinations with the Bm86-based Gavacplus vaccine against Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus induce similar reproductive suppression to three initial vaccinations under production conditions

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BACKGROUND The cattle tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus, affects livestock production in many regions of the world. Up to now, the widespread use of chemical acaricides has led to the selection of acaricide-resistant ticks and to environmental contamination. Gavacplus is a subunit vaccine based on the recombinant Bm86 tick antigen expressed in yeast… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1746-6148-6-43

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@inproceedings{Vargas2010TwoIV, title={Two initial vaccinations with the Bm86-based Gavacplus vaccine against Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus induce similar reproductive suppression to three initial vaccinations under production conditions}, author={Milagros Vargas and Carlos Montero and Dunia S{\'a}nchez and Danny Perez and M. Valdes and Aym{\'e} Alfonso and Marisdania Joglar and H{\'e}ctor Machado and Elsa Rodr{\'i}guez Rodr{\'i}guez and Luis M{\'e}ndez and Ricardo Lleonart and Marisela Su{\'a}rez and Erlinda Fern{\'a}ndez and Mario Pablo Estrada and Alina Rodr{\'i}guez-Mall{\'o}n and Omar Farn{\'o}s}, booktitle={BMC veterinary research}, year={2010} }