Location: Tick and Biting Fly Research
Project Number: 3094-32000-031-35
Start Date: Aug 22, 2011
End Date: Sep 30, 2013
In cooperation with the Texas Department of Agriculture and the Texas Animal Health Commission, funds from a sub-grant to the ARS will be used to accelerate a discovery research project for production and laboratory efficacy testing of Bm86-Texas anti-tick vaccine formulation as a tool for integrated approaches to keep the U.S. free of cattle fever ticks.