Pathogenicity of tsetse-transmitted Trypanosoma congolense for waterbuck (Kobus defassa) and Boran cattle (Bos indicus).

@article{Olubayo1991PathogenicityOT,
  title={Pathogenicity of tsetse-transmitted Trypanosoma congolense for waterbuck (Kobus defassa) and Boran cattle (Bos indicus).},
  author={Reardon O. Olubayo and S{\'a}ndor Mih{\'o}k and D F Wesonga and E R Mbwabi},
  journal={Acta tropica},
  year={1991},
  volume={49 3},
  pages={173-83}
}
Five waterbuck (Kobus defassa) and four Boran cattle (Bos indicus) were infected with Trypanosoma congolense IL2895 using Glossina morsitans morsitans. At the same time, two waterbuck and two cattle were inoculated intravenously with bloodstream forms. With both methods of challenge, cattle had short prepatent periods followed by a continuous high… CONTINUE READING