Affiliation: University College Dublin
Gray J. Biology of Ixodes species ticks in relation to tick-borne zoonoses. Wien Klin Wochenschr. 2002;114:473-8 pubmed
Gray J, Estrada Pena A, Zintl A. Vectors of Babesiosis. Annu Rev Entomol. 2018;: pubmed publisher
..Expected final online publication date for the Annual Review of Entomology Volume 64 is January 7, 2019. Please see http://www.annualreviews.org/page/journal/pubdates for revised estimates. ..
Gray J. Identity of the causal agents of human babesiosis in Europe. Int J Med Microbiol. 2006;296 Suppl 40:131-6 pubmed
..Comparative biology should support genetic data in taxonomic studies of both B. divergens and B. microti. ..
Gray J, Kahl O, Lane R, Levin M, Tsao J. Diapause in ticks of the medically important Ixodes ricinus species complex. Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2016;7:992-1003 pubmed publisher
..In our review we seek to clarify thinking on the topic and to address gaps in our knowledge that require the attention of researchers. ..
Zintl A, Finnerty E, Murphy T, de Waal T, Gray J. Babesias of red deer (Cervus elaphus) in Ireland. Vet Res. 2011;42:7 pubmed publisher
..divergens, in just over half of the 18S rRNA gene. The entire gene of this deer parasite should be analysed and transmission experiments undertaken before the infectivity of B. divergens for red deer can be confirmed...
Gray J, Zintl A, Hildebrandt A, Hunfeld K, Weiss L. Zoonotic babesiosis: overview of the disease and novel aspects of pathogen identity. Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2010;1:3-10 pubmed publisher
..Expanding deer populations, resulting in wider distribution and greater abundance of ticks, heightened medical awareness, and growing numbers of immunocompromised patients are likely to result in a continuing rise of reported cases...