NorthTick: Fighting tick trouble on the rise

02 January 2024 - Published by Per-Erik Lindgren
As Europe heats up, ticks are spreading and proliferating in the north, and so are the pathogens they carry with them. The NorthTick project paved the way for handling the growing risk of tick-borne infections in the North Sea Region.

At this time of year, we tend to enjoy outdoor life, roaming in nature reserves or picnicking in city parks. But increasingly, summer also means ticks and risk of contracting tick-borne infections.

For four years, the partners in NorthTick worked together to address the threat posed by ticks. To learn more you can read the full interview with project leader Per-Eric Lindgren here.