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Contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP), infectious and highly contagious diseases of cattle in Africa, is the only bacterial disease in the OIE list A diseases. This severe respiratory disease of cattle is the second most important transboundary animal disease in Africa after rinderpest. CBPP is...

Author(s)
Nejash Abdela; Nesradin Yune
Publisher
Frontiers Media S.A., Lausanne, Switzerland
Citation
Frontiers in Veterinary Science, 2017, 4, June, pp 100
AbstractFull Text

J. A. Scopoli (1723-1788) was born in Cavalese in northern Italy. He studied medicine in Innsbruck for three years and he passed a rigorous state exam at the medical faculty in Vienna in 1753. A year after he took over the newly created post of a mine physician in Idrija, in the province of...

Author(s)
Jurca, J.
Publisher
Veterinarska Fakulteta, Univerza v Ljubljani, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Citation
Slovenian Veterinary Research, 2018, 55, Suppl. 21, pp 1-48
Abstract

Peste des petits ruminants (PPR) is a highly contagious disease caused by peste-des-petits-ruminants virus. Following the successful eradication of the related rinderpest virus, a program to control and eradicate PPR was launched by the FAO and OIE. PPR is today present in many tropical countries...

Author(s)
Torsson, E.; Muhammad Abubakar; Alvåsen, K.; Shumaila Manzoor; Roos, N.; Kgotlele, T.; Aamer Zahur; Misinzo, G.; Berg, M.; Wensman, J. J.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Small Ruminant Research, 2019, 170, pp 154-159
AbstractFull Text

Information is provided on the first Bosnian-Hercegovinian veterinary surgeon, i.e. Kreševljaković. The first official civilian veterinary organization is known to be set up in 1878 within the framework of the health service. The German veterinarian Kunreich [Kuhreich], F. was appointed as the head ...

Author(s)
Šatrović, E.; Džaja, P.; Bagarić, J.; Krkalić, L.
Publisher
Veterinarski Fakultet Univerziteta u Sarajevu, Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina
Citation
Veterinaria (Sarajevo), 2017, 66, 2, pp 57-61
Abstract

Foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) is a contagious disease of cloven-hoofed animals that causes substantial and perpetual economic loss. Apart from the contagious nature of the disease, the FMD virus can establish in a "carrier state" among all cloven-hoofed animals. The Mithun (Bos frontalis), popularly ...

Author(s)
Borah, B.; Deka, P.; Sharma, K.; Baro, S.; Hazarika, A. K.; Das, C.; Garam, G. B.; Boro, P.; Ltu, K.
Publisher
Wiley, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, 2018, 65, 1, pp e63-e69
Abstract

Background: Peste des petits ruminants (PPR) is a contagious disease listed by the World Organisation for Animal health (OIE) as being a specific hazard. It affects sheep, goats, and wild ungulates, and is prevalent throughout the developing world particularly Asia, the Middle East, and Africa. PPR ...

Author(s)
Baazizi, R.; Mahapatra, M.; Clarke, B. D.; Ait-Oudhia, K.; Khelef, D.; Parida, S.
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS ONE, 2017, 12, 4, pp e0175461
Abstract

Since February 1st 2011, rinderpest (RP) has been officially declared eradicated worldwide. National authorities have been requested to destroy all their RP related materials. Nonetheless, their national reference laboratories performing real time reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction...

Author(s)
Rijn, P. A. van; Boonstra, J.; Gennip, H. G. P. van
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Virological Methods, 2018, 259, pp 50-53
Abstract

In 2011, ten years after the last reported outbreak, the eradication of rinderpest was declared. However, as rinderpest virus stocks still exist, there remains a risk of rinderpest re-introduction. A semi-quantitative risk assessment was conducted to assess this risk, which was defined as the...

Author(s)
Fournié, G.; Jones, B. A.; Beauvais, W.; Lubroth, J.; Njeumi, F.; Cameron, A.; Pfeiffer, D. U.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 2014, 113, 2, pp 175-184
Abstract

This article gives a short review about the history of the control and finally eradication of Rinderpest, as only the second infectious disease in history. Emphasis is put on the 20th century. Beside the application of classical hygienic control measures, the development of appropriate diagnostic...

Author(s)
Haas, L.
Publisher
Schlütersche Verlagsgesellschaft GmbH & Co. KG, Hannover, Germany
Citation
Berliner und Münchener Tierärztliche Wochenschrift, 2013, 126, 11/12, pp 446-451
Abstract

The global eradication of rinderpest was declared in 2011. This is the second infectious disease to have been eradicated from the world after smallpox, for which eradication was declared in 1980. From a scientific aspect, smallpox eradication was achieved by improvements in the Jenner vaccine,...

Author(s)
Yamanouchi, K.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology, 2012, 148, 1/2, pp 12-15

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