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Abstract

In Tanzania, control of East Coast fever (ECF) has predominantly relied on tick control using acaricides and chemotherapy, little on ECF vaccination, and very little on dissemination regarding animal immunization. In this paper, the prevalence, control measure, and tolerance of Tanzania Shorthorn...

Author(s)
Laisser, E. L. K.; Chenyambuga, S. W.; Karimuribo, E. D.; Msalya, G.; Kipanyula, M. J.; Mwilawa, A. J.; Mdegela, R. H.; Kusiluka, L. J. M.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2017, 49, 4, pp 813-822
Abstract

Eight cattle immunized with cattle-derived Theileria parva Boleni stabilate together with six susceptible controls were released in Dombawera Game Park on the Highveld of Zimbabwe. This coincided with Rhipicephalus appendiculatus nymphal activity. The cattle grazed together with African buffaloes (...

Author(s)
Latif, A. A.; Hove, T.; Kanhai, G. K.; Masaka, S.
Publisher
Onderstepoort Veterinary Institute, Onderstepoort, South Africa
Citation
Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, 2001, 68, 3, pp 197-201
Abstract

Boran zebu heifers were immunized by infection with local Theileria parva parva, T. p lawrencei and T. mutans stocks, treated with parvaquone and later exposed to natural tick and tickborne disease challenge in the Trans-Mara Division of Kenya. The Theileria species in the challenge were maintained ...

Author(s)
Castro, J. J. de; Young, A. S.; Dransfield, R. D.; Cunningham, M. P.; Dolan, T. T.
Citation
Research in Veterinary Science, 1985, 39, 3, pp 279-288
Abstract

Seven cattle immunized by an infection and treatment method with three strains of T. parva (Muguga, Kiambu 5, and Serengeti transformed), and five controls were exposed to natural tick infestation in Tanzania, at a site where two sentinel cattle had previously developed fatal East Coast fever...

Author(s)
Uilenberg, G.; Schreuder, B. E. C.; Silayo, R. S.; Mpangala, C.
Citation
Tropenmedizin und Parasitologie, 1976, 27, 3, pp 329-336
Abstract

Nine cattle immunized by infection with stabilates of 3 strains of Theileria parva (Muguga, Kiambu 5 and Serengeti transformed) and treatment with oxytetracycline, and 9 controls were exposed to natural tick infestation in Tanzania. All controls contracted fatal East Coast Fever within 2 months of...

Author(s)
Schreuder, B. E. C.; Silayo, R. S.; Uilenberg, G.; Mpangala, C.; Sanga, H. J. N.
Citation
Tropenmedizin und Parasitologie, 1977, 28, 1, pp 26-34
Abstract

Cattle having proven immunity to T. parva (Muguga) were exposed, along with control cattle, at Aitong, Kenya, to field theileriosis. In the first experiment 6 susceptible and 12 immune cattle were used and all died from theilerosis, although the time of onset of fever and the time of appearance of...

Author(s)
Snodgrass, D. R.; Trees, A. J.; Bowyer, W. A.; Bergman, J. R.; Daft, J.; Wall, A. E.
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 1972, 4, No. 3, pp 142-151
Abstract

The results are summarised of field immunisation trials of cattle in Tanzania against Theileria parva, which causes East Coast fever and is transmitted by the tick Rhipicephalus appendiculatus Neum. Immunisation with the Muguga combination of 3 strains gave a high degree of protection against...

Author(s)
Uilenberg, G.; Schreuder, B. E. C.; Mpangala, C.; Silayo, R. S.; Tondeur, W.; Tatchell, R. J.; Sanga, H. J. N.
Publisher
Centre for Tropical Veterinary Medicine, University of Edinburgh., Edinburgh, UK
Citation
Tick-borne diseases and their vectors., 1978, pp 307-314
Abstract

Fifty cattle that had been immunised by an infection-and-treatment method with 3 strains of Theileria parva (Muguga, Kiambu 5 and Serengeti transformed), together with 19 untreated controls, were exposed for 2 months to natural tick infestation (mainly by Rhipicephalus appendiculatus Neum.) in...

Author(s)
Uilenberg, G.; Silayo, R. S.; Mpangala, C.; Tondeur, W.; Tatchell, R. J.; Sanga, H. J. N.
Citation
Tropenmedizin und Parasitologie, 1977, 28, 4, pp 499-506
Abstract

Although South Africa has at least 8 important species of ticks and 7 tick-borne diseases of cattle that are of considerable economic importance (including East Coast fever, (eradicated in 1955), Corridor disease, Redwater and gallsickness (anaplasmosis)) at the time of writing of this article no...

Author(s)
Bigalke, R. D.
Citation
Journal of the South African Biological Society, 1976, 17, pp 7-17
Abstract

Droughts caused stock losses in many regions. Comparable losses were also caused by toxic plants, whose importance is becoming ever greater, with the intensification of farming. There were hundreds of deaths in the Transvaal from GOUSIEKTE, which was shown to be due to poisoning by the wild date ...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Pretoria: Govt. Printer. RO.60 (Overseas RO.75),
Citation
Republic of South Africa. Annual Report of the Secretary for Agricultural Technical Services for the period 1st July 1962, to 30th June, 1963., 1964, pp 106 pp.

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