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CAB Reviews

A reviews journal covering agriculture, global health, nutrition, natural resources and veterinary science

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Animal agriculture and animal-source foods (ASF) play a critical role in food security, childhood nutrient sufficiency, and economic development in sub-Saharan Africa. Here, we consider constraints to production of ASF in Africa with a focus on infectious animal diseases and climate stress and...

Author(s)
Baldwin, C. L.; Black, S. J.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2021, 16, 058, pp 1-14
Open Access

Apicomplexan parasites are responsible for important livestock diseases that affect the production of much needed protein resources, and those transmissible to humans pose a public health risk. Vaccines, recognized as a cost-effective and environmentally friendly method for the prevention of...

Author(s)
Florin-Christensen, M.; Schnittger, L.; Bastos, R. G.; Rathinasamy, V. A.; Cooke, B. M.; Alzan, H. F.; Suarez, C. E.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2021, 16, 024, pp 1-23

This paper reviewed the existing and potential blockchain applications of this technology, which are to trade the agricultural wastes including animal wastes, energy, and byproducts among the farmers and entrepreneurs to generate wealth; to manage the animal product supply chains such as dairy...

Author(s)
Makkar, H. P. S.; Costa, C.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2020, 15, 035, pp 1-8

Newcastle disease (ND), caused by virulent avian avulavirus 1, is a serious poultry disease and a major threat for the poultry industry. Vaccination is the most effective way to control the disease. However, there are still ND outbreaks occurring all around the world despite large-scale...

Author(s)
Liu HaiJin; Almeida, R. S. de; Teng QingYuan; Albina, E.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2019, 14, 031, pp 1-6

Despite being eradicated from Europe and probably the rest of the world, contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP) continues to plague sub-Saharan Africa affecting at least 25 countries, in particular Ethiopia, Ghana, Tanzania, Cameroon, Angola, Nigeria and Zambia. Evidence has shown that the...

Author(s)
Olorunshola, I. D.; Peters, A. R.; Scacchia, M.; Nicholas, R. A. J.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2017, 12, 019, pp 1-7

Common carp is a widespread freshwater fish inhabiting lower and mid streams of rivers and shallow confined waters in Eurasia. Carp aquaculture in shallow, man-made ponds has a long history and now common carp is the most widely cultured freshwater fish species in the world. In many regions, carp...

Author(s)
Steinhagen, D.; Jung-Schroers, V.; Adamek, M.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2016, 11, 041, pp 1-10

The past 40 years have seen a dramatic increase in the frequency, magnitude and geographic expansion of epidemic dengue, making it the most important vector-borne viral disease in the world. Mosquito control, the only option available for dengue control, has failed. New and innovative tools in the...

Author(s)
Gubler, D. J.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2014, 9, 029, pp 1-3

Family chickens provide nutrition and income for poor families in rural areas in developing countries. Newcastle disease is a major constraint limiting the productivity of these flocks. Imported commercial Newcastle disease vaccines, requiring foreign exchange and coming in large dose containers,...

Author(s)
Spradbrow, P.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2014, 9, 011, pp 1-17

Mycobacterium tuberculosis (M.tb) infection is a global problem, which is exacerbated by human immunodeficiency virus-1 (HIV-1) co-infection. Despite the use of the Bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) vaccine for over a century, it is evident that a new vaccine is needed because of its limitations in...

Author(s)
Metcalf, R.; Kelleher, P.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2013, 8, 019, pp 1-7

Foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) is the most economically important livestock disease worldwide. It is endemic in Uganda and most other African countries because of multiple risk factors including high livestock density, animal movements, proximity to wild animals, cross-border transactions, wind,...

Author(s)
Chrisostom, A.; Okurut, A. A. R.; Tjørnehøj, K.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2013, 8, 004, pp 1-9

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