free tracker

Emerging Pests And Vector Borne Diseases In Europe

Pub Date : 2007 | Author : Willem Takken | Publisher : Wageningen Academic Pub

ISBN 10 : 9789086860531
ISBN 13 : 9086860532

This is a multi-authored book concerning the perceived threat and recorded increase of emerging pests and vector-borne diseases affecting man and animals in Europe.Historically, Eu..


Ecology Of Parasite Vector Interactions

Pub Date : 2012-07-01 | Author : Willem Takken | Publisher : Wageningen Academic Pub

ISBN 10 : 9789086861880
ISBN 13 : 9086861881

Vector-borne diseases continue to be one of the most important determinants affecting human and animal health. Large numbers of people suffer from diseases like malaria, dengue, fi..


Arthropods As Vectors Of Emerging Diseases

Pub Date : 2012-07-05 | Author : Heinz Mehlhorn | Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN 10 : 9783642288425
ISBN 13 : 3642288421

Global warming and globalization are the buzzwords of our time. They have nearly reached a religious status and those who deny their existence are considered modern heretics. Never..


Haemaphysalis Ticks Of India

Pub Date : 2011 | Author : G. Geevarghese | Publisher : Elsevier

ISBN 10 : 9780123878113
ISBN 13 : 012387811X

Ticks are obligate blood sucking arthropods found in almost every region of the world. They are very important vectors of human and animal diseases. Tick-borne protozoan diseases s..


Olfaction In Vector Host Interactions

Pub Date : 2010 | Author : W. Takken | Publisher : Wageningen Academic Pub

ISBN 10 : 9789086860913
ISBN 13 : 9086860915

This is a multi-authored book with a focus on the role of olfaction (the sense of smell) in the multitude of interactions between arthropods and their blood hosts. Most arthropods,..


Public Health Significance Of Urban Pests

Pub Date : 2008 | Author : Xavier Bonnefoy | Publisher : World Health Organization

ISBN 10 : 9789289071888
ISBN 13 : 9289071885

Many urban planners and managers erroneously assume that pest-borne diseases are relics of the past. Since the mid-20th century, however, major changes in ecology, climate and huma..