Journal article

A Molecular Survey of Tick-Borne Pathogens from Ticks Collected in Central Queensland, Australia

Melissa Judith Chalada, John Stenos, Gemma Vincent, Dayana Barker, Richard Stewart Bradbury

Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases | MARY ANN LIEBERT, INC | Published : 2018

University of Melbourne Researchers


Funding Acknowledgements

The authors would like to acknowledge the assistance of Mr. Saba Sinai for his assistance in the collection of ticks from inland CQ and Prof. Stephen Barker of University of Queensland for his assistance with confirmation of tick identifications. The authors thank the laboratory of Prof. Peter Irwin at Murdoch University for the provision of control DNA and technical advice. The authors would also like to thank Mr. Wayne Pederick and his employer, QML Pathology, for their assistance in transport of ticks. This work was funded by a grant from the Graduate Research Office of Central Queensland University.