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Proceedings of the Royal Society of London - Series B: Biological Sciences. 271 Suppl 4:S202-5, 2004 May 7.

Ticks need not bite their red grouse hosts to infect them with louping ill virus.

Gilbert L, Jones LD, Laurenson MK, Gould EA, Reid HW, Hudson PJ

Institute of Biological Sciences, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK. lg18@st-andrews.ac.uk

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Article type: Curated - Canary ID: 1904

Cause and Effect Analysis Interspecies susceptibility data Shared exposures with humans Shared outcomes with humans Gene sequence data
Yes Yes No No No
Study type N Routes Sampling Controls Timing
experimental 20 ingestion - - -
cross sectional 150 vector exposure yes repeated
Exposures Acari
Encephalitis Viruses, Tick-Borne
Outcomes Louping Ill
Tick Infestations
Species Acari
Lagopus lagopus
Locations location map
United Kingdom United Kingdom (general) Scotland (area)

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