Manuals & Protocols

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A.C. Schlink, M.-L. Nguyen and G.J. Viljoen. 2010. Water requirements for livestock production: a global perspective. Rev. sci. tech. Off. int. Epiz., 29 (3) In Press.
Bayemi PH, Leinyuy I, Nsongka VM, Webb EC, Ebangi AL. 2010. Viability of cattle sperm under different storage conditions in Cameroon. Trop Anim Health Prod. 42: 1779-1783.
Bouloy M, Weber F. 2010. Molecular biology of rift valley Fever virus. Open Virol J. 4:8-14.
Charles Euloge Lamien, Christian Le Goff, Roland Silber, David B. Wallace, Velý Gulyaz, Eeva Tuppurainen, Hafsa Madani, Philippe Caufour, Tajelser Adam, Mehdi El Harrak, Antony George Luckins, Emmanuel Albina and Adama Diallo. 2010. Use of the Capripoxvirus homologue of Vaccinia virus 30 kDa RNA polymerase subunit (RPO30) gene as a novel diagnostic and genotyping target: Development of a classical PCR method to differentiate Goat poxvirus from Sheep poxvirus. Veterinary Microbiology. (in press). doi:10.1016/j.vetmic.2010.09.038
Charles Euloge Lamien, Mamadou Lelenta, Wilfried Goger, Roland Silber, Eeva Tuppurainen, Mirta Matijevic, Antony George Luckins and Adama Diallo. 2010. Real time PCR method for simultaneous detection, quantitation and differentiation of capripoxviruses. Journal of Virological Methods. (in press). doi:10.1016/j.jviromet.2010.10.014
De-Hua Lai, Qiao-Ping Wang, Zhi Li, Antony G. Luckins, Simon A. Reid and Zhao-Rong Lun, 2010. Investigations into human serum sensitivity expressed by stocks of Trypanosoma brucei evansi. International Journal for Parasitology. 40: 705-710.
Dijkstra, J., S. Lopez, A. Bannink, M. S. Dhanoa, E. Kebreab, N. E. Odongo, M. H. Fathi Nasri, U. K. Behera, D. Hernandez-ferrer, and J. France. 2010. Evaluation of a mechanistic lactation model using cow, goat and sheep data. J. Agric. Sci. (Camb). 148: 249–262.
Hamsten C, Tjipura-Zaire G, McAuliffe L, Huebschle OJ, Scacchia M, Ayling RD, Persson A. 2010. Protein-specific analysis of humoral immune responses in a clinical trial for vaccines against contagious bovine pleuropneumonia.
Khalafalla AI, Saeed IK, Ali YH, Abdurrahman MB, Kwiatek O, Libeau G, Obeida AA, Abbas Z. 2010. An outbreak of peste des petits ruminants (PPR) in camels in the Sudan. Acta Trop. 116:161-165.
L. F. Groeneveld, J. A. Lenstra, H. Eding, M. A. Toro, B. Scherf, D. Pilling, R. Negrin, E. K. Finlay, H. Jianlin, E. Groeneveld, S. Weigend and the GLOBALDIV Consortium. 2010. Genetic diversity in farm animals – a review. Animal Genetics. 41: 6-31.
M. Compaore, A. Lamien-Meda, C. Mogosan, C.E. Lamien, M. Kiendrebeogo, O. Vostinaru, L. Vlase, C. Ionescu and O.G. Nacoulma. 2010. Antioxidant, diuretic activities and polyphenol content of Stereospermum kunthianum Cham. (Bignoniaceae). Natural Product Research (In press). DOI: 10.1080/14786419.2010.488630
Munyua P, Murithi RM, Wainwright S, Githinji J, Hightower A, Mutonga D, Macharia J, Ithondeka PM, Musaa J, Breiman RF, Bloland P, Njenga MK. 2010. Rift Valley fever outbreak in livestock in Kenya, 2006-2007. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 83(2 Suppl): 58-64.
Naseem S, Meens J, Jores J, Heller M, Dübel S, Hust M, Gerlach GF. 2010. Phage display-based identification and potential diagnostic application of novel antigens from Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small colony type. Vet Microbiol. 142: 285-292.
P. Ajmone-Marsan and the GLOBALDIV Consortium. 2010. A global view of livestock biodiversity and conservation – GLOBALDIV. Animal Genetics. 41: 1-5.
P. J. Boettcher, M. Tixier-Boichard, M.A. Toro, H. Simianer, H. Eding, G. Gandini, S. Joost, D. Garcia, L. Colli, P. Ajmone-Marsan and the GLOBALDIV Consortium. 2010. Objectives, criteria and methods for using molecular genetic data in priority setting for conservation of animal genetic resources. Animal Genetics. 41: 64-77.
Pichlmair A, Habjan M, Unger H, and Weber F. 2010. Virus-like particles expressing the nucleocapsid gene as an efficient vaccine against Rift Valley fever virus. Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis., 10: 701-703.
R.N.T. Meda, L. Vlase, A. Lamien-Meda, C.E. Lamien, D. Muntean, B. Tiperciuc, I. Oniga and O.G. Nacoulma. 2010. Identification and quantification of phenolic compounds from Balanites aegyptiaca (L) Del (Balanitaceae) galls and leaves by HPLC–MS. Natural Product Research (In press). DOI: 10.1080/14786419.2010.482933
S. Joost, L. Colli, P. V. Baret, J. F. Garcia, P. J. Boettcher, M. Tixier-Boichard, P. Ajmone-Marsan and the GLOBALDIV Consortium. 2010. Integrating geo-referenced multiscale and multidisciplinary data for the management of biodiversity in livestock genetic resources. Animal Genetics. 41: 47-63.
Saeed IK, Ali YH, Khalafalla AI, Rahman-Mahasin EA. 2010. Current situation of Peste des petits ruminants (PPR) in the Sudan. Trop Anim Health Prod. 42:89-93.


Ahmed J., Bouloy M., Ergonul O., Fooks A., Paweska J., Chevalier V., Drosten C., Moormann R., Tordo N., Vatansever Z., Calistri P., Estrada-Pena A., Mirazimi A., Unger H., Yin H. and U. Seitzer. 2009. International network for capacity building for the control of emerging viral vector-borne zoonotic diseases: ARBO-ZOONET Euro Surveill., 14: 19160.
Bayemi, P.H., E.C. Webb, M.V. Nsongka, H. Unger and H. Njakoi. 2009. Prevalence of Brucella abortus antibodies in serum of Holstein cattle in Cameroon. Trop Anim Health Prod., 41:141-144.
Belak, S., Kiss, I. and G.J. Viljoen. 2009. New developments in the diagnosis of avian influenza. Scientific and Technical Review of the OIE, 28: 233-243.
Ellis, J.L., E. Kebreab, N.E. Odongo, K. Beauchemin, S. McGinn, J.D. Nkrumah, S. S. Moore, R. Christopherson, G.K. Murdoch, B.W. McBride, E. K. Okine, and J. France. 2009. Modeling methane production from beef cattle using linear and nonlinear approaches. J. Anim Sci. 87: 1334-1345.
Genome-Wide Survey of SNP Variation Uncovers the Genetic Structure of Cattle Breeds by The Bovine HapMap Consortium, et al. (this includes the Joint United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)-Int'l. Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Division of Nuclear Techniques in Food and Agriculture; Science, Science 324, 528 (2009); DOI: 0.1126/science.1167936, 16 March 2009.
Habjan M, Pichlmair A., Elliott R.M., Overby A.K., Glatter T., Gstaiger M., Superti-Furga G., Unger H. and F. Weber. 2009. NSs protein of rift valley fever virus induces the specific degradation of the double-stranded RNA-dependent protein kinase. J Virol., 83:43650-43675.
Heise M.T., Whitmore A., Thompson J., Parsons M., Grobbelaar A.A., Kemp A., Paweska J.T., Madric K., White L.J., Swanepoel R. and F.J. Burt. 2009. An alphavirus replicon-derived candidate vaccine against Rift Valley fever virus. Epidemiology Infect., 27:1-10.
Holtshausen L., Chaves A.V., Beauchemin K.A., McGinn S.M., McAllister T.A., Odongo N.E., Cheeke P.R. and C. Benchaar. 2009. Feeding saponin-containing yucca schidigera and quillaja saponaria to decrease enteric methane production in dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci., 92:2809-2821.
Le Goff, C., C.E. Lamien, E. Fakhfakh, A. Chadeyras, E. Aba-Adulugba, G. Libeau, E. Tuppurainen, D.B. Wallace, T. Adam, R. Silber, V. Gulyaz, H. Madani, P. Caufour, S. Hammami, A. Diallo and E. Albina. 2009. Capripoxvirus G-protein-coupled chemokine receptor: a host-range gene suitable for virus animal origin discrimination. J. Gen. Virology, 90: 1967-1977.
Le Roux C.A., Kubo T., Grobbelaar A.A., van Vuren P.J., Weyer J., Nel L.H., Swanepoel R., Morita K. and J.P. Paweska. 2009. Development and evaluation of a real-time reverse transcription-loop-mediated isothermal amplification assay for rapid detection of Rift Valley fever virus in clinical specimens J Clin Microbiology, 47:645-651.
Mas-Coma P., M.A. Valero and M.D. Bargues. 2009. Fasciola, lymnaeids and human fascioliasis, with a global overview on disease transmission, epidemiology, evolutionary genetics, molecular epidemiology and control. Advances in Parasitology, 69: 41-146.
Mera y Sierra R., P. Artigas, P. Cuervo, E. Deis, L. Sidoti, S. Mas-Coma and M.D. Bargues. 2009. Fascioliasis transmission by Lymnaea neotropica confirmed by nuclear rDNA and mtDNA sequencing in Argentina. Veterinary Parasitology, 166: 73-79.
Minet, C., M. Yami, B. Egzabhier, P. Gil, F. Tangy, M. Brémont, G. Libeau, A. Diallo and E. Albina. 2009. Sequence analysis of the large (L) polymerase gene and trailer of the peste des petits ruminants virus vaccine strain Nigeria 75/1: Expression and use of the L protein in reverse genetics. Virus Research, 145:9-17.
Minet, C., O. Kwiatek, D. Keita, A. Diallo, G. Libeau and E. Albina. 2009. Morbillivirus infections of ruminants: the nearly eradicated rinderpest and the “peste des petits ruminants”, an expanding disease in the south and a threat for Europe. Virology, 2009.
Njenga M.K., Paweska, J., Wanjala R, Rao C.Y., Weiner M., Omballa V., Luman E.T., Mutonga D., Sharif S., Panning M., Drosten C., Feikin D.R. and R.F. Breiman. 2009. Using a field quantitative real-time PCR test to rapidly identify highly viremic rift valley fever cases. J Clin Microbiology, 47:1166-1171.
Odongo, N.E., S.L. Greenwood, M.M. Or-Rashid, D. Radford, O. AlZahal, A.K. Shoveller, M.I. Lindinger, J.C. Matthews and B.W. McBride. 2009. Effects of nutritionally induced metabolic acidosis with or without glutamine infusion on acid-base balance, plasma amino acids, and plasma nonesterified fatty acids in sheep. J. Anim Sci. 87: 1077-1084.
Or-Rashid M.M., Odongo N.E., Wright T.C. and B.W. McBride. 2009. Fatty acid profile of bovine milk naturally enhanced with docosahexaenoic acid. J Agric Food Chem., 54:1366-1371.
Osborne V.R., Odongo N.E., Cant J.P., Swanson K.C. and B.W. McBride. 2009. Effects of supplementing glycerol and soybean oil in drinking water on feed and water intake, energy balance, and production performance of periparturient dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 92:698-707.
S. Belak, I. Kiss, andG.J. Viljoen. 2009. New developments in the diagnosis of avian influenza. Scientific and Technical Review of the OIE, 28: 233-243.
S. Belak, P. Thoren, N. LeBlanc and G. Viljoen. 2009. Advances in viral disease diagnostic and molecular epidemiological technologies.Expert Reviews, Expert Rv. Mol. Diagn. 9: 367-381.
Valero M.A., I. Perez-Crespo, M.V. Periago, M. Khoubbane and S. Mas-Coma. 2009. Fluke egg characteristics for the diagnosis of human and animal fascioliasis by Fasciola hepatica and F. gigantica` Acta Tropica, Acta Tropica 111: 150-159.
van Vuren P. and J.T. Paweska. 2009. Laboratory safe detection of nucleocapsid protein of Rift Valley fever virus in human and animal specimens by a sandwich ELISA. J. Virol Methods, 157:15-24.