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During the year 2009, 47 of the African Union (AU) Member States (MS) submitted their animal disease status reports to AU-IBAR. This was quite an improvement as compared to 44 MS who submitted their reports in 2008. Out of the expected 636 monthly disease reports from all MS, 551 were received as...

Publisher
African Union Inter-African Bureau for Animal Resources (AU-IBAR), Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
Pan African Animal Health Yearbook, 2009, 2009, pp ix + 32 + XIV pp.
Abstract

Staff were faced with an acute problem of containing CONTAGIOUS BOVINE PLEUROPNEUMONIA in about 7, 000 cattle belonging to Sudanese refugees. The following measures were taken: all Sudanese cattle entering Uganda were directed to the Agoloki quarantine area; within 1-2 weeks all were submitted to...

Author(s)
Nsubuga, H. S. K.
Publisher
Govt. Printer, Entebbe,
Citation
Uganda. Annual report of the Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Industry for the year ended 31st December, 1966., 1967, pp 58 pp.
Abstract

The 1961 census showed approx. 3.383.000 cattle, 2, 533, 000 goats, 832, 000 sheep and 16, 000 pigs. About 70% of the cattle population were Shorthorn Zebu, 15% Ankole Longhorn and the remainder Nganda, Nsoga and Nyoro with some 1, 300 exotic dairy cattle, mainly Jersey and Guernsey. There were...

Author(s)
Sanders, R. N.
Publisher
Entebbe: Govern ment Printer.,
Citation
Uganda Protectorate. Annual Report of the Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Industry for the year ended 31st December, 1961., 1962, pp 58 pp.
Abstract

FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE was confined to three villages in Namwala. The virus was typed SAT 2 and vaccine prepared at Pirbright was used on cattle in the districts around the infected area. Infected herds were aphthized to spread the infection rapidly among them. There was no extension of infection....

Author(s)
Swan, J. F. C.
Publisher
Lusaka: Government Printer.,
Citation
Northern Rhodesia. Department of Veterinary and Tsetse Control Services. Annual report for the year 1960., 1961, pp 13 pp.
Abstract

This contains reports by representatives from each country on the trypanosomiasis situation in French West Africa, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Ghana, Nigeria, Congo, Kenya, Uganda, Angola, Rhodesia, Nyasaland and Mozambique. There are references to cattle, sheep, goats, camels, horses, pigs, dogs, cats, ...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
London,
Citation
Symposium on animal trypano-somiasis, Luanda, 1958. Inter-African Advisory Committee on Epizootic Diseases., 1960, pp 170 pp.
Abstract

SALMONELLOSIS was diagnosed in cattle, pigs and poultry. S. dublin, S. enteritidis and S. typhi-murium caused heavy mortality among calves. Control measures included isolation, hygiene and vaccination. S. typhi-murium, was isolated from poultry and various rodents, notably the bush rat, Cricetomys...

Author(s)
Déom, J.; Mortelmans, J.
Citation
Bulletin agricole du Congo belge, 1954, 45, pp 1291-1306
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 authors record their findings of parasites of human beings and animals during a two-year survey in the Coquilhatville region of the Belgian Congo. One table shows organs of food animals which were condemned owing to parasitic disease. In 886 pigs, Fasciola hepática accounted for condemnation of ...

Author(s)
Jadin, J.; Delperdange, G.
Publisher
Societe Belge de Medecine Tropicale, Bruxelles, Belgium
Citation
Annales de la Societe Belge de Medecine Tropicale, 1939, 19, pp 547-556
Abstract

Reviewing the epidemiological position in sleeping sickness areas of the Belgian Congo, it is shown that a fall in the percentage of new cases from approximately 1 .0 to approximately 0.28 was achieved by mass treatment of human cases in 11 years, but that the incidence of cases has since remained...

Author(s)
Van Hoof, L. M. J. J.
Citation
Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 1947, 40, pp 728-754
Abstract

TECHNIQUE.-KOZMA'S work on the enumeration of leukocytes and blood platelets in fowl blood is valuable. He used the counting chamber and diluted stained blood. The details are given in this review. PRESTON also improved the method for examining the red blood corpuscles of fowls.
MEYER contributed...

Author(s)
Wirth, D.
Citation
Folia hæmat., 1930, 43, pp 262-272

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