Ticks and Tick-Borne Diseases

(The H4-Index of Ticks and Tick-Borne Diseases is 25. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-10-01 to 2023-10-01.)
Vector competence studies with hard ticks and Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato spirochetes: A review73
Ticks (Ixodida: Argasidae, Ixodidae) of Brazil: Updated species checklist and taxonomic keys59
First records of adult Hyalomma marginatum and H. rufipes ticks (Acari: Ixodidae) in Sweden45
Knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors regarding tick-borne disease prevention in endemic areas45
Theileria orientalis Ikeda in host-seeking Haemaphysalis longicornis in Virginia, U.S.A.42
Failure of the Asian longhorned tick, Haemaphysalis longicornis, to serve as an experimental vector of the Lyme disease spirochete, Borrelia burgdorferi sensu stricto42
Dermacentor reticulatus is a vector of tick-borne encephalitis virus41
What do we still need to know about Ixodes ricinus?41
The distribution limit of the common tick, Ixodes ricinus, and some associated pathogens in north-western Europe40
Prevalence of single and coinfections of human pathogens in Ixodes ticks from five geographical regions in the United States, 2013–201938
Controversies in bacterial taxonomy: The example of the genus Borrelia38
Tick-borne diseases and co-infection: Current considerations36
Ticks climb the mountains: Ixodid tick infestation and infection by tick-borne pathogens in the Western Alps35
Ixodes scapularis saliva components that elicit responses associated with acquired tick-resistance32
Vector competence of Rhipicephalus sanguineus sensu stricto for Anaplasma platys32
Host association of Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato: A review31
A new species of Amblyomma (Acari: Ixodidae) associated with monkeys and passerines of the Atlantic rainforest biome, Southeastern Brazil30
Tick-borne encephalitis outbreak following raw goat milk consumption in a new micro-location, Croatia, June 201929
Cattle ticks and tick-borne diseases: a review of Uganda's situation29
Phylogenies from mitochondrial genomes of 120 species of ticks: Insights into the evolution of the families of ticks and of the genus Amblyomma29
Nuclear (18S-28S rRNA) and mitochondrial genome markers of Carios (Carios) vespertilionis (Argasidae) support Carios Latreille, 1796 as a lineage embedded in the Ornithodorinae: re-classification of t29
Tick exposures and alpha-gal syndrome: A systematic review of the evidence28
Genetic diversity and geographical distribution of the Siberian subtype of the tick-borne encephalitis virus28
Synonymy of Ixodes aragaoi with Ixodes fuscipes, and reinstatement of Ixodes spinosus (Acari: Ixodidae)25
Assessing the role of migratory birds in the introduction of ticks and tick-borne pathogens from African countries: An Italian experience25
Monitoring of ticks and tick-borne pathogens through a nationwide research station network in Finland25