Special Issue "One Health—9th Tick and Tick-borne Pathogen Conference and 1st Asia Pacific Rickettsia Conference"
A special issue of Veterinary Sciences (ISSN 2306-7381).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 January 2018).
Interests: host-parasite interactions; tick vaccine; tick control methods; tick borne diseases; immunogenomics
Interests: ticks and tick borne diseases; anaplasmosis; babesiosis; cattle tick; reverse vaccinology
The 9th Tick and Tick-Borne Pathogen (TTP9) Conference will be held in Cairns, Australia in conjunction with the First Asia Pacific Rickettsia Conference (APRC1) held from 27 August until 1 September, 2017. This Special Issue will include invited articles associated with veterinary research selected from the conference plenaries and symposia presentations. Focus will include veterinary interventions associated with control of diseases of livestock, wildlife and companion animals associated with ticks, tick borne pathogens and species of Rickettsia. Interventions include immunological or therapeutic treatments, vaccinations, and diagnostic test development to control ticks and tick borne diseases associated with animal health.
Prof. Manuel Rodriguez Valle
Prof. Ala Tabor
Manuscript Submission Information
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Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are thoroughly refereed through a single-blind peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page. Veterinary Sciences is an international peer-reviewed open access quarterly journal published by MDPI.
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- tick borne diseases
- companion animals
- animal health
- veterinary vaccines