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This article collection focusing on Exzolt™ (fluranaler) was created to facilitate access to articles published in Parasites & Vectors relating to this topic. 

The article-processing charges for the articles in the collection have been funded by MSD Animal Health and a detailed conflict of interest statement is included within each article. 

The articles in this collection have undergone the journal’s standard peer-review process overseen by the Editors, and each article can also be found individually in the journal. The Editors declare no competing interests.

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  1. The poultry red mite Dermanyssus gallinae negatively impacts bird welfare and health, and interferes with egg production and quality, while emerging acaricide resistance limits control options. Fluralaner, a nove...

    Authors: Emmanuel Thomas, Hartmut Zoller, Gabriele Liebisch, Luis Francisco Angeli Alves, Luis Vettorato, Rafael M. Chiummo and Annie Sigognault-Flochlay
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2018 11:361
  2. Northern fowl mite, Ornithonyssus sylviarum (Canestrini & Fanzago, 1877), infestations can stress birds, impairing welfare and causing substantial economic losses. A study was undertaken to determine the efficacy...

    Authors: Nancy C. Hinkle, Faris Jirjis, Eugene Szewczyk, Fangshi Sun and Annie Flochlay-Sigognault
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2018 11:99
  3. Dermanyssus gallinae, the poultry red mite, is a growing threat to chickens in poultry farms. This nocturnal hematophagous ectoparasite has a rapid rate of proliferation with a negativ...

    Authors: Maria D. Brauneis, Hartmut Zoller, Heike Williams, Eva Zschiesche and Anja R. Heckeroth
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2017 10:594
  4. Poultry mites are the most significant pest affecting production systems in the chicken egg-laying industry, altering the health condition of the birds, and causing stress, mortality and decline of egg quality...

    Authors: Bruno Huyghe, Gaelle Le Traon and Annie Flochlay-Sigognault
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2017 10:540
  5. Welfare concerns, production losses caused by Dermanyssus gallinae, the poultry red mite (PRM), and widespread mite resistance to environmentally applied acaricides continue to drive an urgent need for new and ef...

    Authors: Emmanuel Thomas, Mathieu Chiquet, Björn Sander, Eva Zschiesche and Annie Sigognault Flochlay
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2017 10:457
  6. Poultry mites are the most significant pest affecting production systems in the egg-laying industry. Fluralaner is a novel systemic insecticide and acaricide that is effective against poultry mites (Dermanyssus g...

    Authors: Angella Prohaczik, Monika Menge, Bruno Huyghe, Annie Flochlay-Sigognault and Gaëlle Le Traon
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2017 10:363
  7. Northern fowl mites (Ornithonyssus sylviarum) are obligate hematophagous ectoparasites of both feral birds and poultry, particularly chicken layers and breeders. They complete their entire life-cycle on infested ...

    Authors: Bradley A. Mullens, Amy C. Murillo, Hartmut Zoller, Anja R. Heckeroth, Faris Jirjis and Annie Flochlay-Sigognault
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2017 10:358
  8. The poultry red mite, Dermanyssus gallinae, has been described for decades as a threat to the egg production industry, posing serious animal health and welfare concerns, adversely affecting productivity, and impa...

    Authors: Annie Sigognault Flochlay, Emmanuel Thomas and Olivier Sparagano
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2017 10:357