Sleeping sickness survey in Musoma district, Tanzania. II. The role of Glossina in the transmission of sleeping sickness.


A survey to determine the role of local Glossina species on the transmission of human sleeping sickness has been carried out in the Ikoma/Seronera/Kilimafedha triangle. Three different tsetse species were encountered; they were G. swyn¬ nertoni, G. pallidipes and G. brevipalpis. Out of 6,348 G. swynnertoni and 623 G. pallidipes examined not a single carried… (More)


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