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Abstract

East Coast fever (ECF), caused by Theileria parva infection, is a frequently fatal disease of cattle in eastern, central and southern Africa, and an emerging disease in South Sudan. Immunization using the infection and treatment method (ITM) is increasingly being used for control in countries...

Author(s)
Salih, D. A.; Pelle, R.; Mwacharo, J. M.; Njahira, M. N.; Marcellino, W. L.; Kiara, H.; Malak, A. K.; El-Hussein, A. R. M.; Bishop, R.; Skilton, R. A.
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS ONE, 2017, 12, 2, pp e0171426
Abstract

Outbreaks of RINDERPEST decreased by 15.35% as compared with the previous year. Although tax was paid for over 4, 000, 000 cattle in 1955-56 only 38, 632 cattle were known to be infected with RINDERPEST and these had a mortality of 10.9%; - ' A remarkable success for the active immunization policy...

Publisher
Kaduna: Government Printer.,
Citation
Annual report on the Department of Veterinary Services of the Northern Region of Nigeria 1955-56., 1958, pp 26 pp.
Abstract

A report of the last conference which would take place under these auspices, as the functions of the various Standing Research Committees were to be taken over by the East African Advisory Council for Agriculture, Animal Industry & Forestry. Summaries of the discussions of the various items on the...

Author(s)
ANON.
Citation
East African Agricultural Journal, 1948, 14, pp 58-65
Abstract

I. ANTHRAX and BLACKLEG are confused by African owners of livestock; it is thought that anthrax occurs rarely, as reports of deaths decrease in areas where blackleg vaccinations are carried out on a large scale. Trypanosoma congolense and T. vivax are the common trypanosomes of cattle. It was hoped ...

Author(s)
SIMMONS, R.
Publisher
Entebbe: Govt. Printer,
Citation
Veterinary Department. Annual report for the year ended 31st December, 1943., 1943, pp 8 pp.
Abstract

The European veterinary staff numbers five and, in addition, there are 16 native veterinary assistants. The year was notable for the fact that the plan of immunization against rinderpest in the northern territories was completed and there only remains the task of immunizing the fresh lot of young...

Publisher
Accra : Govt. Printer,
Citation
STEWART, J. L., 1934, pp 34 pp.
Abstract

This opens with the Agenda of the Conference on the co-ordination of Veterinary Research in East Africa and a list of representatives who attended the meetings then follows the main report of the proceedings, and finally, two appendixes, viz (1) programme of research-a list being given of the...

Publisher
Nairobi: The East African Standard, Ltd.,
Citation
Conference of Governors of British East African Territories. Conference on Co-Ordination of Veterinary Research. Held at Kabete 20th to 23rd January, 1936., 1936, pp 122 pp.
Abstract

The usual diagnostic returns are given in tables, also the dipping and abattoir returns.
RINDERPEST.-Nearly 400 litres of serum were prepared by immunization of Ankole cattle by a single injection of serum and virus. The resultant antiserum was found to be remarkably potent. Jacotot's method of...

Author(s)
METTAM, R. W. M.
Citation
Ann. Rep. Vet. Dept., Uganda, 1932., 1933, pp 21-37 pp.
Abstract

In addition to the report regarding the contagious diseases this publication contains also those of the Veterinary Pathological Laboratory and the School of Veterinary Medicine.
Section 1. Contagious Diseases.-
Cattle Plague. This disease was responsible for 1, 348 deaths during the year, including ...

Author(s)
Littlewood, W.
Publisher
Cairo : Govt. Press.,
Citation
Ministry of Agriculture. Annual Report of the Veterinary Service for the Year 1914., 1915, pp 49 pp.
Abstract

This report is divided into five sections dealing respectively with (1) Disease of Animals, (2) Veterinary Pathological Laboratory, (3) Provincial Inspectorates and Quarantines, (4) School of Veterinary Medicine, (5) Serum Institute.
1. During the year 4.1, 676 animals were doubly inoculated...

Author(s)
Littlewood, W.
Publisher
Cairo: Govt. Press.,
Citation
EGYPT. Ministry of Agriculture. Veterinary Service. Annual Report for the Year 1920-21., 1922, pp 73 + v pp.
Abstract

This paper contains further observations regarding the occurrence of this disease and goes to refute the statement that has been made to the effect that East Coast fever occurs in Egypt. The author has detected this disease in Sudanese cattle arriving in quarantine, but not in Egyptian animals....

Author(s)
MASON, F. E.
Citation
Journal of Comparative Pathology and Therapeutics, 1922, 35, 1, pp 33-39 pp.

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