Multiple Infections Found In Ticks
Ticks can harbor many infections and can transmit one or more to humans and animals if they are bitten. For example, the study quoted below shows some of the different infections detected in ticks collected from New York and Connecticut.
April 2019- Microbiome analysis of Ixodes scapularis ticks from New York and Connecticut
Rafal Tokarza,⁎, Teresa Tagliafierroa, Stephen Sameroffa, D. Moses Cucurab, Alexandra Oleynika, Xiaoyu Chea, Komal Jaina, W. Ian Lipkina