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Tick-borne diseases cause significant livestock losses worldwide. In Russia, information concerning single or mixed infections with different Anaplasma, Theileria and Babesia species in cattle is very limited. This study was conducted to determine the level of co-infection with protozoan pathogens...

Author(s)
Bursakov, S. A.; Kovalchuk, S. N.
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, 2019, 10, 3, pp 709-713
Abstract

Tick-borne diseases (TBDs) impose a significant constraint to livestock production world widely. In this paper, we presented a case of TBD in a cattle farm in Henan, China. 35 blood samples (7 samples sent by veterinarian, 28 samples gathered by our colleagues) were collected from ill, surviving...

Author(s)
Cui YanYan; Wang XiaoXing; Zhang Yan; Yan YaQun; Dong HaiJu; Jian FuChun; Shi Ke; Zhang LongXian; Wang RongJun; Ning ChangShen
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Acta Tropica, 2018, 177, pp 207-210
Abstract

Although diverse tick-borne pathogens (TBPs) are endemic to East Africa, with recognized impact on human and livestock health, their diversity and specific interactions with tick and vertebrate host species remain poorly understood in the region. In particular, the role of reptiles in TBP...

Author(s)
Omondi, D.; Masiga, D. K.; Fielding, B. C.; Kariuki, E.; Ajamma, Y. U.; Mwamuye, M. M.; Ouso, D. O.; Villinger, J.
Publisher
Frontiers Media S.A., Lausanne, Switzerland
Citation
Frontiers in Veterinary Science, 2017, 4, June, pp 73
Abstract

Equine piroplasmosis is a tick-borne disease caused by the intraerythrocytic protozoans Babesia caballi and Theileria equi. It has been reported as a main equine parasitic disease. In addition, Anaplasma phagocytophilum, the causative agent of granulocytic ehrlichiosis, causes a seasonal disease in ...

Author(s)
Nogueira, R. de M. S.; Silva, A. B.; Sato, T. P.; Sá, J. C. de; Santos, A. C. G. dos; Amorim Filho, E. F.; Vale, T. L. do; Gazêta, G. S.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Patologia Animal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2017, 37, 12, pp 1416-1422
Abstract

Background: Infectious livestock diseases remain a major threat to attaining food security and are a source of economic and livelihood losses for people dependent on livestock for their livelihood. Knowledge of the vital infectious diseases that account for the majority of deaths is crucial in...

Author(s)
Thumbi, S. M.; Bronsvoort, M.; Kiara, H.; Toye, P. G.; Poole, J.; Ndila, M.; Conradie, I.; Jennings, A.; Handel, I. G.; Coetzer, J. A. W.; Steyl, J.; Hanotte, O.; Woolhouse, M. E. J.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Veterinary Research, 2013, 9, 175, pp (8 September 2013)
Abstract

Background: There is a widely recognised lack of baseline epidemiological data on the dynamics and impacts of infectious cattle diseases in east Africa. The Infectious Diseases of East African Livestock (IDEAL) project is an epidemiological study of cattle health in western Kenya with the aim of...

Author(s)
Bronsvoort, B. M. de C.; Thumbi, S. M.; Poole, E. J.; Kiara, H.; Auguet, O. T.; Handel, I. G.; Jennings, A.; Conradie, I.; Mbole-Kariuki, M. N.; Toye, P. G.; Hanotte, O.; Coetzer, J.; Woolhouse, M. E. J.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Veterinary Research, 2013, 9, 171, pp (30 August 2013)
Abstract

The African buffalo (Syncerus caffer) is a large wild bovid which until recently ranged across all but the driest parts of sub-Saharan Africa, and their local range being limited to about 20 km from surface water. They are of high ecological value due to their important role as bulk feeders in the...

Author(s)
Michel, A. L.; Bengis, R. G.
Publisher
Onderstepoort Veterinary Institute, Onderstepoort, South Africa
Citation
Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, 2012, 79, 2, pp Art 453
Abstract

Two trials were conducted in Kenya to compare the efficacy of parvaquone and buparvaquone for the treatment of naturally acquired East Coast fever (ECF, i.e. Theileria parva infection) which, if untreated, is almost invariably fatal in European breeds of cattle (Bos taurus). In the first trial 28...

Author(s)
Muraguri, G. R.; Kiara, H. K.; McHardy, N.
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 1999, 87, 1, pp 25-37
Abstract

This study was conducted to estimate the prevalence of the parasitic diseases in different animal species in Kassala area, eastern Sudan during 2004 up to 2006. A total of 1396 samples which were referred to Kassala Veterinary Research Lab were retrospectively studied. The samples were collected...

Author(s)
Omer, M. M.; Ahmed, A. M.; Abusalab, S. M. A.
Publisher
Medwell Publishing, Faisalabad, Pakistan
Citation
Veterinary Research (Pakistan), 2007, 1, 3, pp 68-70
Abstract

Live vaccines against haemoparasitic diseases in livestock are based on parasites derived from culture (Theileria annulata), from blood of infected animals (Babesia bovis, B. bigemina, Anaplasma centrale, (attenuated) A. marginale and Cowdria ruminantium), and from ticks (T. parva). The T. annulata ...

Author(s)
Pipano, E.
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 1995, 57, 1/3, pp 213-231

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