Tag: pathogens

High Diversity of Tick-associated Microbiota from Five Tick Species in Yunnan, China

Announcing a new article publication for Zoonoses journal.  Ticks are obligate blood-sucking vectors for multiple zoonotic diseases. In this study, tick samples were collected from Yunnan Province, China, which is well-known as the “Global Biodiversity Hotspot” in the world. This study aimed to clarify the microbial populations, including pathogens, associated with ticks and to identify […]