The University of Rhode Island has one of the best websites for tick resources –> TICKENCOUNTER  The site has information on identification, removal, prevention, testings and diseases.  It is my Go To place on the web for information for programming.  Some of their listings:


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: List of Tick Bourne Diseases

CDC Powassan Virus Homepage

Alpha Gal Research Report – published in J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2015 March ; 135(3): 589–597. doi:10.1016/j.jaci.2014.12.1947