- Why are ticks dangerous?
- The development cycle of the tick
Don’t throw it away, use it
and stay safe!
I have a tick. What's next?
When you remove a tick, you should check if it does not carry Borrelia spirochaetes. The #checkthetick test takes 10 minutes.
The test is based on an immune response. t is very sensitive and specific, so by doing the #checkthetick test we can make sure if a tick is infected.
Purpose of the test
The #checkthetick test quickly and directly detects Borrelia spirochaetes in ticks.
The #checkthetick quick detects bacteria B. garinii, B. afzelii, B. burgdorferi sensu stricto and B. spielmanii.