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(African Field Epidemiology Network, 2020-05-19)
INTRODUCTION : Oral candidiasis is one of the most common opportunistic infection in HIV/AIDS patient and it is caused by Candida species. The low absolute CD4+T-lymphocyte count has traditionally been cited as the greatest ...
The Sterne live spore vaccine (SLSV, Bacillus anthracis strain 34F2) is the veterinary vaccine
of choice against anthrax though contra-indicated for use with antimicrobials. However, the use
of non-living anthrax vaccine ...
(BioMed Central, 2020-04-30)
BACKGROUND : Wild carnivores living alongside humans and domestic animals are vulnerable to changes in the infectious
disease dynamics in their populations. The aims of this study were to determine the prevalence and ...
(BioMed Central, 2020-04-29)
BACKGROUND : Tsetse flies (Diptera: Glossinidae) and tabanids (Diptera: Tabanidae) are haematophagous insects of
medical and veterinary importance due to their respective role in the biological and mechanical transmission ...
(BioMed Central, 2020-04-03)
BACKGROUND : Rhipicephalus microplus, an invasive tick species of Asian origin and the main vector of Babesia species,
is considered one of the most widespread ectoparasites of livestock. The tick has spread from its ...