Studies on Trypanosome-resistant cattle. II. The effect of Trypanosomiasis on N'dama, Muturu and Zebu cattle

Abstract

Two experiments were carried out to compare the ability of N'dama, Muturu and Zebu cattle to withstand infection with African pathogenic trypanosomes transmitted by wild-caughtGlossina morsitans submorsitans. Observations on parasitaemia, blood values, body weight and clinical condition indicated that the Zebus were more severely affected by the trypanosome… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02240423

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