Estimation of the Theileria parva entomological inoculation rate (EIR) by means of tick burden and proportion of infected questing ticks in three different farming systems in Rwanda

T Bazarusanga, T Marcotty, AMKI Ahouandjinou, T Ntumba, C Katendi, D Geysen

    Research output: Contribution to journalA4: Article in journal not included in A1, A2 or A3

    Original languageEnglish
    JournalInternational Journal of Vocational and Technical Education
    Volume3
    Issue number7
    Pages (from-to)99-106
    Number of pages8
    Publication statusPublished - 2011

    Keywords

    • B780-tropical-medicine
    • Animal diseases
    • East Coast fever
    • Theileriasis
    • Theileria parva
    • Theileria taurotragi
    • Vectors
    • Ticks
    • Rhipicephalus appendiculatus
    • Farming
    • Cattle
    • Disease burden
    • Estimation
    • Entomological inoculation rate
    • Infection rates
    • PCR-RFLP
    • Rwanda
    • Africa-Central

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