1999 Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, Volume 66, 1999

1999 Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, Volume 66, 1999

 

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CONTENTS
Volume 66: Number 1

The epidemiology of rabies in Zimbabwe. 1. Rabies in dogs(Canis familiaris)

Bingham, J.; Foggin, Chris M.; Wandeler, A.I. (Alexander I.); Hill, F.W.G. 1

The epidemiology of rabies in Zimbabwe. 2. Rabies in jackals (Canis adustus and Canis mesomelas) Bingham, J.; Foggin, Chris M.; Wandeler, A.I. (Alexander I.); Hill, F.W.G. 11

The use of chicken IgY in a double antibody sandwich ELISA for detecting African horsesickness virus Maree, Sarita; Du Plessis, D.H.; Van Wyngaardt, Wouter; Romito, M.; Du Plessis, M. 25

Haemoproteus columbae in domestic pigeons in Sebele, Gaborone, Botswana Mushi, E.Z.; Binta, M.G.; Chabo, R.G.; Mathaio, M.; Ndebele, R.T. 29

Parasites of domestic and wild animals in South Africa. XXXVI. Arthropod parasites of yellow mongooses, Cynictis penicillata (G. Cuvier, 1829) Horak, Ivan Gerard; Chaparro, F.; Beaucournu, J-C.; Louw, J.P. 33

Electron microscopy of Cowdria-infected macrophages suggests that in the absence of binary fission a mosaic of organisms develops from an amorphous electron dense matrix Du Plessis, J.L. 39

RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS:A comparison of serum biochemical changes in two breeds of sheep (Red Masai and Dorper) experimentally infected with Fasciola Gigantica Waweru, J.G.; Kanyari, P.W.N.; Mwangi, D.M.; Ngatia, T.A.; Nansen, P. 47

RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS:Could bats act as reservoir hosts for Rift Valley fever virus? Oelofsen, M.J.; Van der Ryst, E. 51

RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS:Confirmation that PCR can be used to identify NAD-dependent and NAD-independent Haemophilus paragallinarum isolates Miflin, J.K.; Chen, X.; Bragg, R.R. (Robert Richard); Welgemoed, J.M.; Greyling, J.M.; Horner, R.F.; Blackall, P.J. 55

RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS:Effect of an aqueous extract of Azadirachta indica on the immune response in mice Njiro, S.M.; Kofi-Tsekpo, M.W. 59

Book review: Veterinary laboratories for infectious diseases-Scientific and technical/Review

63

Volume 66: Number 2
Pentastomid infections in Nile crocodiles ( Crocodylus niloticus) in the Kruger National Park, South Africa, with a description of the males of Alofia simpsoni Boomker, Jacob Diederik Frederik; Junker, Kerstin; Bolton, Lorna A. 65

Ecological studies of helminth parasites of the largemouth bass, Micropterus salmoides, from Lake Naivasha and the Oloidien Bay, Kenya Aloo, P.A. 73

Copper poisoning in wild ruminants in the Kruger National Park: geobotanical and environmental investigation Grobler, D.G. 81

Assessment of cattle owners' perceptions and expectations, and identification of constraints on production in a peri-urban, resource-poor environment Dreyer, K.; Fourie, L.J.; Kok, D.J. 95

The parasitological and serological prevalence of tsetse-transmitted bovine trypanosomosis in the Eastern Caprivi (Caprivi district, Namibia) Van den Bossche, Peter; Mudenge, D.; Mubanga, J.; Norval, A. 103

Cowdria ruminantium DNA is unstable in a SuperCos1 library Fehrsen, Jeanni; Collins, Nicola E.; Allsopp, Basil A.; Brayton, K.A.; De Villiers, E.P.; Nxomani, C. 111

Comparison of indirect fluorescent antibody test and enzyme linked immunosorbent assay in the detection of exposure of cattle to Theileria parva in Kenya Muraguri, G.R.; Gitau, P.K.; Mwangi, Michael N.; Mbogo, S.K.; Kariuki, D.P. 119

Control of equine piroplasmosis in Brazil Kerber, C.E.; Ferreira, F.; Pereira, M.C. 123

Characterization and observation of animals responsible for rabies post-exposure treatment in Phnom Penh, Cambodia Reynes, J.M.; Soares, J.L.; Keo, C.; Ong, S.; Heng, N.Y.; Vanhoye, B. 129

RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS:Seroprevalence of infectious bursal disease in non-vaccinated indigenous and exotic chickens on selected farms around Gaborone, Botswana Mushi, E.Z.; Binta, M.G.; Chabo, R.G.; Ndebele, R.T. 135

RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS:Immune responses in a horse inoculated with the VP2 gene of African horsesickness virus Romito, M.; Du Plessis, D.H.; Viljoen, G.J. 139

RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS:Gastro-intestinal parasites of cattle in the communal grazing system of Botshabelo in the Free State Dreyer, K.; Fourie, L.J.; Kok, D.J. 145

Volume 66: Number 3
Influence of lactation on the prolactin secreting cells of the hypophysis of impala ( Aepyceros melampus): An immunocytochemical and computer image analysis study Van der Merwe, P.; Meltzer, David George Anton; Van Aswegen, G. 151

Copper poisoning in the Kruger National Park: field investigation in wild ruminants Grobler, D.G.; Swan, Gerry E. 157

Attempted induction of chronic copper poisoning in boma confined impala Grobler, D.G.; Swan, Gerry E. 169

Parasites of domestic and wild animals in South Africa. XXXVII. Ixodid ticks on cattle on Kikuyu grass pastures and in Valley Bushveld in the Eastern Cape Province Horak, Ivan Gerard 175

Investigation of the viability of M. bovis under different environmental conditions in the Kruger National Park Michel, Anita Luise; Tanner, M. 185

Experimental studies with Strongyloides papillosus in goats Boomker, Jacob Diederik Frederik; Pienaar, J.G.; Basson, P.A.; Du Plessis, J.L.; Collins, H.M.; Naude, T.W.; Boyazoglu, P.A.; Reyers, Fred; Pienaar, W.L. 191

Neurotoxicity in calves induced by the plant, Nierembergia hippomanica Miers var. violacea Millan in South Africa Botha, C.J. (Christoffel Jacobus); Schultz, R.A. (Rowena Anitra); Van der Lugt, Jaco J.; Retief, E.; Labuschagne, Leonie 237

The occurrence of Theileria and Cowdria parasites in African buffalo ( Syncerus caffer) and their associated Amblyomma hebraeum ticks Theron, Jacques; Allsopp, Basil A.; Allsopp, M.T.E.P.; Coetzee, M.L.; Dunsterville, M.T. 245

RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS:Presence of antibodies to canine distemper virus, canine parvovirus and canine adenovirus type 1 in free-ranging jackals ( Canis adustus and Canis mesomelas) in Zimbabwe Spencer, J.A.; Bingham, J.; Heath, R.; Richards, B. 251

Volume 66: Number 4

A serological survey of bovine babesiosis in northern and eastern Zimbabwe Katsande, Tendai C.; More, S.J.; Bock, R.E.; Mabikacheche, L.; Molloy, J.B.; Ncube, C. 255

The production and evaluation of Pasteurella haemolytica leukotoxin in the supernatant of submerged cultures in fermenters Odendaal, M.W.; Ellis, Charlotte Elizabeth 265

Anthelmintic resistance in South Africa: surveys indicate an extremely serious situation in sheep and goat farming Van Wyk, J.A. (Jan Aucamp); Stenson, M.O.; Van der Merwe, J.S.; Vorster, R.J.; Viljoen, P.G. 273

A comparison of the infectivity of cryopreserved versus unfrozen infective larvae of Haemonchus contortus, Trichostrongylus colubriformis and Trichostrongylus axei. Results of the Onderstepoort Veterinary Institute and collaborators from 1977 to the present Van Wyk, J.A. (Jan Aucamp) 285

Evaluation of coloured targets for the attraction of Glossina brevipalpis and Glossina austeni (Diptera: Glossinidae) in South Africa Kappmeier, Karin; Nevill, E.M. 291

Evaluation of conventional odour attractants for Glossina brevipalpis and Glossina austeni (Diptera: Glossinidae) in South Africa Kappmeier, Karin; Nevill, E.M. 307

An anatomical study of the respiratory air sacs in ostriches Groenewald, Hermanus B.; Soley, John Thomson; Bezuidenhout, A.J. (Abraham Johannes), 1942- 317

Evaluation of a proposed odour-baited target to control the tsetse flies Glossina brevipalpis and Glossina austeni (Diptera: Glossinidae) in South Africa Kappmeier, Karin; Nevill, E.M. 327

Detection of Mycoplasma gallisepticum and Mycoplasma synoviae antibodies in the sera of indigenous chickens by rapid serum agglutination test at Mmopane, Gaborone, Botswana Mushi, E.Z.; Binta, M.G.; Chabo, R.G.; Mathaio, M.; Ndebele, R.T. 333

RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS:The helminths of ranch calves in the North-eastern Mountain Grassland of South Africa Louw, J.P. 335

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