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Molecular detection, genetic and phylogenetic analysis of trypanosome species in Umkhanyakude district of Kwzulu-Natal Province, South Africa
(University of the Free State, 2013-12)
African animal trypanosomiasis (AAT) is a disease caused by haemoparasites of the genus Trypanosoma and its vectors are tsetse flies of the genus Glossina which are endemic to the African continent. In South Africa the ...
Assessment and improvement of molecular diagnosis of Theileria parva of African buffalo (Syncerus caffer) in Southern Africa
(University of the Free State, 2015-10-30)
English: Buffalo-adapted Theileria parva causes Corridor disease in cattle. Strict control measures therefore apply to the movement of buffalo in South Africa and include mandatory testing of buffalo for the presence of ...
Morphological evaluation of Trichodina heterodentata Duncan, 1977 (Ciliophora: Peritricha) from tadpoles and fish
(University of the Free State, 2013-01)
English: Mobiline ciliophorans belonging to the family Trichodinidae Claus, 1874 are amongst the most common and widely distributed symbionts of fishes. Most of the 260 trichodinid species described from fishes are exclusively ...