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Vector-borne pathogens

international trade and tropical animal diseases

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Published by New York Academy of Sciences in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tropics
    • Subjects:
    • Ticks as carriers of disease -- Tropics -- Congresses,
    • Tick-borne diseases in animals -- Tropics -- Congresses,
    • Insects as carriers of disease -- Tropics -- Congresses,
    • Livestock -- Tropics -- Diseases -- Congresses,
    • Ticks -- Control -- Tropics -- Congresses,
    • Vector control -- Tropics -- Congresses,
    • Veterinary tropical medicine -- Congresses,
    • International trade -- Congresses

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Emmanuel Camus, James A. House, and Gerrit Uilenberg.
      SeriesAnnals of the New York Academy of Sciences ;, v. 791
      ContributionsCamus, Emmanuel., House, James A., Uilenberg, G., Vector-Borne Pathogens: Challenges for the 21st Century and International Trade and Animal Diseases (1996 : San José, Costa Rica)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQ11 .N5 vol. 791, SF810.T5 .N5 vol. 791
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 486 p. :
      Number of Pages486
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL992802M
      ISBN 10089766955X, 0897669568
      LC Control Number96031285

      Some vector-borne diseases, such as those in the Rickettsia genus, do not have animal reservoirs, making humans the major host. Other vector-borne diseases, like West Nile virus, use an intermediary animal host to serve as a reservoir for the pathogens until susceptible human populations are exposed to the disease.


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