Rearing Animal and Plant Pathogen Vectors

Rearing Animal and Plant Pathogen Vectors

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This book provides an integrated description of methods used to rear vectors of human, higher animal, and plant pathogens in the laboratory. It deals with diverse subject areas, and contains descriptions of standard, as well as highly specialized, methods used by medical, veterinary, entomology, and plant pathology experts. The text brings together the standard breeding and manipulation methods developed in America, Europe, Asia, and Africa. It describes the cultivating, handling, sterile techniques, and cell culture as well as safety measures to prevent contamination and escape of insects, ticks, nematodes and fungal vectors.The Molecular Biology of Insect Disease Vectorsa€”A Methods Manual. ... Feeding response of the haematophagous bugs Rhodnius prolixus and Triatoma infestans to saline solutions: a comparative study. ... 1987. Rearing of Triatominae. In: R.R. Brenner and A.M. Stoka [eds.]. Chagasa#39; Disease Vectors. CRC Press, Florida. ... Ent. Res.68: 243a€“250. ... Schaub, G.A., C.A. Boker, C. Jensen and D. Reduth.

Title:Rearing Animal and Plant Pathogen Vectors
Author:Karl Maramorosch, Farida Mahmood
Publisher:CRC Press - 2014-04-24


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