Researchers use microscope equipped camera to learn how ticks pierce and adhere to skin
(Phys.org) —A team of researchers from the U.S. and Germany has succeeded in filming ticks as they pierce the skin of a mouse ear, attach themselves and then start sucking blood. In their paper published in Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, the team describes how they filmed the ticks and what they learned in analyzing the video they created… (read more) (Image: Dania Richter, Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences)

Researchers use microscope equipped camera to learn how ticks pierce and adhere to skin

(Phys.org) —A team of researchers from the U.S. and Germany has succeeded in filming ticks as they pierce the skin of a mouse ear, attach themselves and then start sucking blood. In their paper published in Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, the team describes how they filmed the ticks and what they learned in analyzing the video they created… (read more)

(Image: Dania Richter, Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences)

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