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    • Epidemiology of Theileria Bicornis among Black and White Rhinoceros Metapopulation in Kenya 

      Otiende, M.Y.; Kivata, M. W.; Makumi, J. N.; Mutinda, M. N.; Okun, D.; Kariuki, L.; Obanda, V.; Gakuya, F.; Mijele, D.; Soriguer, R. C.; Alasaad, S. (BioMed Central, 2015)
      Background: A huge effort in rhinoceros conservation has focused on poaching and habitat loss as factors leading to the dramatic declines in the endangered eastern black rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis michaeli) and the ...
    • First reported case of fatal tuberculosis in a wild African elephant with past human-wildlife contact. 

      Ngotho, M.; Obanda, V.; Poghon, J.; Yongo, M.; Mulei, I.; Waititu, K.; Makumi, J. N.; Gakuya, F.; Omondi, P.; Soriguer, R.C.; Alasaad, S. (Epidemiology and Infection, 2013-07)
      Tuberculosis is emerging/re-emerging in captive elephant populations, where it causes morbidity and deaths, although no case of TB in wild African elephants has been reported. In this paper we report the first case of fatal ...