Identifying the last supper: utility of the DNA barcode library for bloodmeal identification in ticks.

TitleIdentifying the last supper: utility of the DNA barcode library for bloodmeal identification in ticks.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2012
AuthorsGariepy, TD, L. Lindsay, R, N H Ogden, Gregory, TR
JournalMol Ecol Resour.
Volume12
Issue4
Start Page646
Date Published07/2012
Keywordsblood, DNA, research, ticks
Abstract

This study validates the utility of the DNA barcode library as a valuable and reliable resource for the identification of unknown bloodmeals in arthropod vectors of disease.

URLhttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22471892
DOI10.1111/j.1755-0998.2012.03140.x