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Collaborations

The Livestock Arthropod Pests Research has a long and productive history of collaborative research involving stakeholders.


Current collaborators and projects:

BBCA ONLUS
  • Exploration in Africa for Biological Control Agents of Guineagrass; a Facilitator of Cattle Fever Tick Survival in South Texas
  • CLEMSON UNIVERSITY, CLEMSON, SC
  • Whole Genome Sequencing of the Face Fly, Musca Autumnalis
  • COMISION PANAMA-EEUU PARA ERRADICACION Y PREV
  • Sampling Screwworms from Endemic Regions
  • Screwworm Genetic Sexing Line Development
  • LEE AND RAMONA BASS FOUNDATION, Fort Worth, TX
  • Host Range Testing of Biological Control Insect Buakea kaueae to Reduce the Effect of Pathogenic Landscape Forming Guineagrass
  • NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF VETERINARY RESEARCH
  • Field Surveys in Vietnam to Collect and Rear Biological Control Agents of Cattle Fever Ticks
  • Field Surveys in Vietnam to Collect and Rear Biological Control Agents of Cattle Fever Ticks
  • NORTHERN ARIZONA UNIVERSITY, FLAGSTAFF, AZ
  • Preventing Bovine Babesiosis by Characterizing Fever Tick Acaricide Resistance and Genetic Variation Within Vaccine Candidate Antigens
  • TEXAS A&M AGRILIFE RESEARCH, College Station, TX
  • Towards Novel Acaricide Development Against Cattle Fever Tick: GPCR Target Validation and Identification of Chemical Leads
  • Sequencing Genomes and Transcriptomes of Livestock Pests
  • Year 2 Cattle Fever Tick Eradication Program Funding - Development of Cattle Fever Tick Vaccine Based on the P-zero "P0" Antigen
  • Development of Cattle Fever Tick Vaccine Based on the P0 Antigen
  • Year 2 CFTEP Funding - Modeling Treatment Strategies for Cattle-Nilgai-White-tailed Deer Interactions on South Texas Rangelands
  • Year 2 Cattle Fever Tick Eradication Program Funding -Adapting Triode Atomizer to Spray Water-Based Acaricides
  • Efficacy and safety studies using a 1% doramectin product and Bm86-based anti-cattle fever tick vaccine against cattle fever ticks
  • Multi-source Data Collection to Enhance Predictive Modeling for the Control of Cattle Fever Ticks
  • Year 2 CFTEP Funding - Continue Investigation on Interaction of Long Acting Eprinomectin Product with Bm86 Vaccination Against Cattle Fever Ticks
  • Year 2 CFTEP Funding - Continuation of Field Studies Using 1% Doramectin Product and Bm86-Based Vaccine Against Cattle Fever Ticks
  • Year 2 Cattle Fever Tick Eradication Program Funding - Susceptibility of Rhipicephalus microplus to Nootkatone
  • Year 2 CFT Eradication Program Funding - Are Nilgai Antelope and Axis Deer Susceptible to Infection with a Virulent Strain of Babesia bovis?
  • Year 2 Cattle Fever Tick Eradication Program Funding – Evaluation of Anti-tick Activity of Vaccines Based on Novel Antigen Formulations
  • Interaction of a Long-acting Eprinomectin Product with BM86 Vaccination Against Cattle Fever Ticks (Texas A&M)
  • TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY, College Station, TX
  • Innovative Technologies to Minimize the Risk for the Re-Emergence of Bovine Babesiosis in the U.S.
  • TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY-KINGSVILLE, KINGSVILLE, TX
  • Year 2 CFTEP Funding - Managing White-tailed Deer Density on Federal Land Adjacent to Falcon Reservoir to Control Cattle Fever Ticks
  • Field Evaluation of the Remotely Activated Sprayer for Eradication of Cattle Fever Ticks (CFT) on Nilgai
  • Feed-through and Spray on Treatments of Insect Growth Regulators for Cattle and Wildlife
  • UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA, Athens, GA
  • Analysis of Ectoparasites of White-tailed Deer for Bovine Diseases at IBWC Land Adjacent to Falcon Lake in Zapata County, Texas
  • UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY, LEXINGTON, KY
  • Identifying Cuticular Hydrocarbon Profiles and Signatures in Screwworm and Related Flies to Develop Taxonomic Identification Keys and Enhanced Baits
  • UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT SAN ANTONIO, THE, SAN ANTONIO, TX
  • Year 2 CFTEP Funding - Continue Investigation on Interaction of Long Acting Eprinomectin Product with Bm86 Vaccination Against Cattle Fever Ticks
  • Year 2 CFTEP Funding - Continuation of Analytical Chemistry Research for 1% Doramectin Product and Bm86-Based Vaccine in Cattle Against Fever Ticks
  • Interaction of a Long-acting Eprinomectin Product with BM86 Vaccination Against Cattle Fever Ticks
  • Feed-through and Spray on Treatments of Insect Growth Regulators for Cattle and Wildlife
  • UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS RIO GRANDE VALLEY (UTRGV), Edinburg, TX
  • Host Range Testing of Cattle Fever Tick Biological Control Agents
  • Collaborative Research Involving the Use of Biohazardous Materials, Biological Toxins, Non-Exempt rDNA, and/or Synthetic Nucleic Acid Molecules
  • Exploration in Africa for Biological Control Agents of Guineagrass an Invasive Weed that Facilitates the Survival of Cattle Fever Ticks in So. Texas
  • USDA, APHIS, PPQ, ER, RALEIGH, NC
  • Cattle Fever Tick Research Laboratory - Moore Air Base
  • USDA, APHIS, VS, CEAH, FORT COLLINS, CO
  • Integrated Eradication Efforts of the Cattle Fever Tick (CFT)
  • Year 2: Integrated Eradication Efforts of the Cattle Fever Tick (CFT)