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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: ECOLOGICAL, CHEMICAL AND MOLECULAR APPROACHES TO REDUCING TICK BITES AND TICK-BORNE DISEASES Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

An increasing presence: the lone star tick, Amblyomma americanum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Carroll, J.F. 2011. An increasing presence: the lone star tick, Amblyomma americanum. The Maryland Entomologist. 5:66-76.
Formulations of Deet, Picaridin and IR3535 Applied to Skin Repel Nymphs of the Lone Star Tick (Acari: Ixodidae) for 12 Hours - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Carroll, J.F., Benante, J.P., Kramer, M.H., Lohmeyer, K.H., Lawrence, K. 2010. Formulations of Deet, Picaridin and IR3535 applied to skin repel nymphs of the Lone Star Tick (Acari: Ixodidae) for 12 hours. Journal of Medical Entomology. 47(4):699-704.
Elemol and Amyris Oil Repel the Ticks Ixodes scapularis and Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae) in Laboratory Bioassays     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Carroll, J.F., Paluch, G., Coats, J., Kramer, M.H. 2009. Elemol and amyris oil repel the ticks Ixodes scapularis and Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae) in laboratory bioassays. Experimental and Applied Acarology. 51(4)383-392.
The Impact of '4-Poster' Deer Self-Treatment Devices at Three Locations in Maryland - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Carroll, J.F., Hill, D.E., Allen, P., Young, K.W., Kramer, M.H., Miramontes, E.N., Pound, J.M., Miller, J.A., George, J.E. 2009. The impact of '4-poster' deer self-treatment devices at three locations in Maryland. Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 94(4):407-4116.
Sustained control of Gibson Island, MD populations of Ixodes scapularis and Amblyomma americanium (Acari:Ixodidae) by community-administered '4-Poster' deer self-treatment bait stations. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Carroll, J.F., Pound, J.M., Miller, J.A., Kramer, M.H. 2009. Sustained control of Gibson Island, MD populations of Ixodes scapularis and Amblyomma americanium (Acari:Ixodidae) by community-administered '4-Poster' deer self-treatment bait stations. Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 9:417-421.
Evaluation of the USDA Northeast Area-wide Tick Control Project by Meta-analysis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Brei, B., Brownstein, J.S., George, J.E., Pound, J.M., Miller, J.A., Daniels, T., Falco, R.C., Stafford, K.C., Schulze, T.L., Mather, T.N., Carroll, J.F., Fish, D. 2009. Evaluation of the USDA Northeast Area-wide Tick Control Project by Meta-analysis. Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 9:423-430.
Effects of tick control by acaricide self-treatement of white-tailed deer on host-seeking tick infection prevalence and entomologic risk for Ixodes scapularis-borne pathogens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gatewood, A.G., Rollend, L., Papero, M., Carroll, J.F., Daniels, T., Mather, T.N., Schulze, T.L., Stafford, K.C., Fish, D. 2009. Effects of tick control by acaricide self-treatement of white-tailed deer on host-seeking tick infection prevalence and entomologic risk for Ixodes scapularis-borne pathogens. Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 9:431-437.
Composite scores for concurrent behaviours constructed using canonical discriminant analysis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kramer, M., Weldon, P., Carroll, J.F. 2009. Composite scores for concurrent behavious constructed using canonical discriminant analysis. Journal of Animal Behavior. 77(3):763-789.
Reduced interference by gray squirrels with 4-poster deer treatment bait stations by using timed-release bait - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Carroll, J.F., Pound, J.M., Miller, J.A., Kramer, M.H. 2008. Reduced interference by gray squirrels with 4-poster deer treatment bait stations by using timed-release bait. Journal of Medical Entomology. 33(2):325-332.
Molecular and morphological characterization of Eimeria in game birds. - (Abstract Only)
Miska, K.B., Schwarz, R.S., Macfarlane, B., Wallner-Pendleton, Jenkins, M.C. 2008. Molecular and morphological characterization of Eimeria in game birds. American Society of Parasitologists. p108.
Similarity in Responses of Laboratory-Reared Aned Field-Collected Lone Star Tick (Acari:ixodidae)nymphs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Carroll, J.F., Klun, J.A., Kramer, M. 2008. Similarity in responses of laboratory-reared and field-collected lone star tick (Acari:Ixodidae) Nymphs to repellents. Journal of Entomological Science 43(4):426-430.
Twelve-hour duration testing of cream formulations of three repellents against Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Carroll, J.F., Benante, J.P., Klun, J.A., White, C., Debboun, M., Pound, J.M., Dheranetra, W. 2008. Twelve-hour duration testing of cream formulations of three repellents against Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae). Medical and Veterinary Entomology. 22:144-151.
Vertebrate Chemical Defense: Secreted and Topically Acquired Deterrents of Arthropods - (Book / Chapter)
Weldon, P.J., Carroll, J.F. 2007. Vertebrate chemical defense: secreted and topically acquired deterrents of arthropods. In: Debboun, M., Frances, S.P., and Strickman, D., editors. Insect repellents: principles, methods, and uses. Boca Raton, FL:CRC Press. p. 47-75.
Repellency of two terpenoid compounds isolated from Callicarpa americana (Lamiaceae) against Ixodes scapularis and Amblyomma americanum ticks. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Carroll, J.F., Cantrell, C.L., Klun, J.A., Kramer, M.H. 2007. Repellency of two terpenoid compounds isolated from Callicarpa americana (Lamiaceae) against Ixodes scapularis and Amblyomma americanum ticks. Experimental and Applied Acarology. 41:215-224.
A Note on the Occurrence of the Lone Star Tick, Amblyomma Americanum (Acari: Ixodidae) in the Greater Baltimore-Washington Area - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Carroll, J.F. 2007. A note on the occurrence of the lone star tick, Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae) in the greater Baltimore-Washington area. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington. 109(1):253-256.
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