Sokoine University of Agriculture

Articles, Conference and Workshop Papers Collection

Articles, Conference and Workshop Papers Collection

 

Recent Submissions

  • Ngowi, H. A.; Kassuku, A. A.; Carabin, H.; Mlangwa, J. E. D.; Mlozi, M. R. S. (PLoS, 2010-04-06)
    Background: Porcine cysticercosis is caused by a zoonotic tapeworm, Taenia solium, which causes serious disease syndromes in human. Effective control of the parasite requires knowledge on the burden and pattern of the ...
  • Cash-Goldwasser, S.; Maze, M. J.; Rubach, M. P.; Biggs, H. M.; Stoddard, R. A.; Sharples, K. J.; Halliday, J. E. B.; Cleaveland, S.; Shand, M. C.; Mmbaga, B. T.; Muiruri, C.; Saganda, W.; Lwezaula, B. F.; Kazwala, R. R.; Maro, V. P.; Crump, J. A. (The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene., 2018)
    Little is known about the epidemiology of human brucellosis in sub-Saharan Africa. This hampers prevention and control efforts at the individual and population levels. To evaluate risk factors for brucellosis in northern ...
  • Chuma, I. S; Batamuzi, E. K.; Collins, D. A.; Fyumagwa, R. D.; Hallmaier-Wacker, L. K.; Kazwala, R. R.; Keyyu, J. D.; Lejora, I. A.; Lipende, I. F.; Lüert, S.; Paciência, F. M.D.; Piel, A.; Stewart, F. A.; Zinner, D.; Roos, C.; Knau, S. (centers for disease control and prevention., 2018)
    We investigated Treponema pallidum infection in 8 nonhuman primate species (289 animals) in Tanzania during 2015–2017. We used a serologic treponemal test to detect antibodies against the bacterium. Infection was further ...
  • Madoshi, Balichene P.; Mtambo, Mtambo M. A; Muhairwa, Amandus P.; Lupindu, Athumani M.; Olsen, John E. (Wiley Online Library, 2018-05)
    Aim: The study aimed to isolate and characterize Enterococcus species from apparently healthy waste attendants, cattle and cattle waste in Tanzania. Emphasis was given to antimicrobial resistance and in particular occurrence ...
  • Katakweba, Abdul A. S.; Muhairwa, Amandus P.; Lupindu, Athumani M.; Damborg, Peter; Rosenkrantz, Jesper T.; Minga, Uswege M.; Mtambo, Madundo M. A.; Olsen, John E. (Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., 2018-04-01)
    This study provides an estimate of antimicrobial resistance in intestinal indicator bacteria from humans (n = 97) and food animals (n = 388) in Tanzania. More than 70% of all fecal samples contained tetracycline (TE), ...

View more