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The Scientific World Journal
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 713170, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/713170
Research Article

In Vitro Acaricidal Activity of Atropa belladonna and Its Components, Scopolamine and Atropine, against Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus

1Division of Veterinary Parasitology, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry, Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology, R. S. Pura, Jammu 181 102, India
2Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine (CSIR), Canal Road, Jammu 180 001, India
3Department of Veterinary Parasitology, College of Veterinary Science, Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana 141 004, India

Received 3 July 2014; Revised 4 October 2014; Accepted 5 October 2014; Published 12 November 2014

Academic Editor: Kosta Y. Mumcuoglu

Copyright © 2014 R. Godara et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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