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  • Microscopic analysis of Rickettsial co-infection in the Gulf Coast tick, Amblyomma maculatum 

    Harper, Amanda Benton (Department of Basic SciencesJudy and Bobby Shackouls Honors CollegeCollege of Veterinary MedicineOffice of Undergraduate Research, 2016)
    Ticks can pass a variety of organisms to humans, resulting in mild flu-like illnesses or more severe diseases that may be fatal if not treated. One group of tick-borne organisms of interest to us are rickettsiae, which ...