W Reuben Kaufman

Contact

Faculty of Science - Deans Office
Email
reuben.kaufman@ualberta.ca

Overview

Research
Physiology, pharmacology and endocrinology of ixodid ticks. Projects include: The endocrinology of voraxin, the ixodid tick 'engorgement factor' Endocrinology of salivary gland development and degeneration during the feeding cycle Control of vitellogenesis Actions of hormones on salivary glands and reproductive system Pharmacology of fluid secretion in salivary glands.