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Prevalence of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP) in northern Nigeria.
An abattoir study on the prevalence of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP) in five cattle-producing states of Nigeria from 1988 to 1997 was carried out. A total of 1,936,015 slaughtered cattleExpand
Peste des petits ruminants (PPR) in goats in Nigeria: clinical, microbiological and pathological features.
Summary The clinical features of peste des petits ruminants (PPR) virus infection in goats were studied in two field outbreaks and by contact exposure of susceptible goats. Clinical signs observedExpand
Dot enzyme immunoassay for visual detection of peste-des-petits-ruminants virus antigen from infected caprine tissues.
  • T. U. Obi, C. Ojeh
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of clinical microbiology
  • 1 September 1989
An enzyme-linked immunosorbent microassay using nitrocellulose paper as the solid-phase support was developed for the detection of peste-des-petits-ruminants virus antigens in infected caprine tissueExpand
Comparative susceptibility of chickens, turkeys and ducks to infectious bursal disease virus using immunohistochemistry
Twenty chicks, 12 turkey poults and 10 ducklings, all 5 weeks old were infected with 2 × 103.5 chick LD50 IBD virus to determine the course of the virus in the 3 poultry species. Uninfected controlExpand
The Use of Competitive Enzyme Linked Immuno-Sorbent Assay in Combination with Abattoir Survey for CBPP Surveillance in Nigeria
A total of 500 lung tissues and sera samples of cattle from CBPP endemic areas was used in this study to determine the effectiveness of combining abattoir survey with competitive Enzyme LinkedExpand
Reassortant Avian Influenza Virus (H5N1) in Poultry, Nigeria, 2007
Reassortant Influenza Virus (H5N1) in Poultry, Nigeria, 2007
Reassortant Avian Infl uenza Virus ( H 5 N 1 ) in Poultry , Nigeria , 2007
S its emergence in 2006 in Africa, avian infl uenza viruses of the H5N1 subtype have spread rapidly to poultry farms in several African countries. In February 2006, Kaduna State in Nigeria was the fiExpand