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Molecular characterization of Mycobacterium bovis isolates from pastoral livestock at Mikumi-Selous ecosystem in the eastern Tanzania.
Domestic ruminants and Wild ungulates can act as reservoir hosts for Mycobacterium bovis, causative agent for bovine tuberculosis (BTB) in animals and man. Bovine tuberculosis (BTB) is endemic inExpand
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Prevalence and significant geospatial clusters of bovine tuberculosis infection at livestock–wildlife interface ecosystem in Eastern Tanzania
Bovine tuberculosis (BTB) is an important neglected zoonosis that affects livestock, wildlife and human. A study to determine prevalence and geospatial clusters for BTB was conducted from June 2010Expand
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DIAGNOSIS AND IMPLICATIONS OF MYCOBACTERIUM BOVIS INFECTION IN BANDED MONGOOSES (MUNGOS MUNGO) IN THE KRUGER NATIONAL PARK, SOUTH AFRICA
Abstract Bovine tuberculosis (bTB) was first diagnosed in the Kruger National Park (KNP) in 1990. Research has since focused on the maintenance host, the African buffalo (Syncerus caffer) andExpand
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Mixed infections of Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis and non-tuberculous mycobacteria in South African antelopes presenting with tuberculosis-like lesions.
Routine meat inspection of antelope carcasses from a South African game reserve revealed a high prevalence of tuberculosis-like lesions. This study aimed to identify the causative agent of thisExpand
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Nontuberculous Mycobacteria Infections in Katavi Rukwa Ecosystems
A study on nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) was carried out in wildlife-livestock interface of Katavi Rukwa ecosystem (KRE). 328 livestock tissues and 178 wild animals were cultured, wild animalsExpand
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Mit Fachwissen und Improvisationstalent in den Busch : Tierkrankheiten machen nicht an Grenzen halt
Die Luft flimmert uber der geflickten Startbahn von Juba, Sudsudan. Ohne jegliches Anzeichen eines geordneten Einsteige-verfahrens werden wir uber eine Treppe in den Flieger, eine ehemalige russischeExpand
Detection of bovine tuberculosis in African buffaloes and indigenous cattle in Mikumi ecosystem, Tanzania
Mycobacterium bovis is the aetiological agent for bovine tuberculosis (BTB) in wildlife and livestock. A study to detect BTB in live buffaloes ( Syncerus caffer ) and evaluation of diagnostics wasExpand