Bovine Brucellosis and Tuberculosis

Bovine Tuberculosis


We are using historical datasets to better understand risk factors for bovine tuberculosis.


Bovine and Ovine Brucellosis


Current projects:
  1. Case control study assessing risk factors for bovine brucellosis
  2. Development of framework to evaluate bovine brucellosis control schemes
  3. Epidemiology of brucellosis in captive African buffalo (Co-supervisor; PhD student: Dr Tapiwa Makwavarara
  4. Characterisation of B. melitensis in South Africa (Co-supervisor; PhD student: Baraba Glover)
  5. Improving surveillance for B. abortus and B. melitensis in cattle and small ruminants (PhD student: Dr Songe Chisi).
Published by Linda Poggenpoel

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