Animal TB
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Animal TB

Publications - 2013


  1. Botha L, van Pittius NCG, van Helden PD: Mycobacteria and disease in southern Africa. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases 2013, 60 Suppl 1:147–156.

  2. Dürr S, Müller B, Alonso S, Hattendorf J, Laisse CJM, van Helden PD, Zinsstag J: Differences in primary sites of infection between zoonotic and human tuberculosis: results from a worldwide systematic review. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 2013, 7:e2399.

  3. Katale BZ, Mbugi EV, Karimuribo ED, Keyyu JD, Kendall S, Kibiki GS, Godfrey-Faussett P, Michel AL, Kazwala RR, van Helden P, Matee MI: Prevalence and risk factors for infection of bovine tuberculosis in indigenous cattle in the Serengeti ecosystem, Tanzania. BMC Veterinary Research 2013, 9:267.

  4. Le Roex N, Koets AP, van Helden PD, Hoal EG: Gene polymorphisms in African buffalo associated with susceptibility to bovine tuberculosis infection. PLoS ONE 2013, 8:e64494.

  5. Le Roex N, van Helden PD, Koets AP, Hoal EG: Bovine TB in livestock and wildlife: what's in the genes? Physiological Genomics 2013, 45:631–637.

  6. Miller M, Buss P, Joubert J, Mathebula N, Kruger M, Martin L, Hofmeyr M, Olea-Popelka F: Use of butorphanol during immobilization of free-ranging white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum). J Zoo Wildl Med 2013, 44:55–61.

  7. Miller M, Olea-Popelka F: One Health in the shrinking world: experiences with tuberculosis at the human-livestock-wildlife interface. Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis 2013, 36:263–268.

  8. Miller M, Mikota S, Lyashchenko K, Robbe-Austerman S, Maslow J: Zoonotic tuberculosis at the human-elephant interface.  Intl. J. Tubercul. Lung Dis  17 (12, Suppl 2):S24.

  9. Müller B, Dürr S, Alonso S, Hattendorf J, Laisse CJM, Parsons SDC, van Helden PD, Zinsstag J: Zoonotic Mycobacterium bovis –induced Tuberculosis in Humans. Emerging Infectious Diseases 2013, 19:899–908.

  10. Parsons SDC, Drewe JA, Gey van Pittius NC, Warren RM, van Helden PD: Novel cause of tuberculosis in meerkats, South Africa. Emerging Infect Dis 2013, 19:2004–2007.

  11. Van Helden PD, van Helden LS, Hoal EG: One world, one health. EMBO reports 2013, 14:497–501.