Tag: Rickettsia aeschlimannii

First detection of Rickettsia aeschlimannii in Hyalomma marginatum in Tibet, China

Announcing a new article publication for Zoonoses journal. Hyalomma marginatum is an important arthropod vector in the transmission of various zoonoses. The aim of this study was to identify the tick-borne pathogens (TBPs) maintained in Hy. marginatum in Tibet and to estimate the risk of human tick-borne diseases. Adult Hy. marginatum ticks (n = 14) feeding on yaks were collected. […]