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Towards an early warning system for Rhodesian sleeping sickness in Savannah Areas : man-like traps for tsetse flies
(Public Library of Science, 2012-12)
Background: In the savannahs of East and Southern Africa, tsetse flies (Glossina spp.) transmit Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense which causes Rhodesian sleeping sickness, the zoonotic form of human African trypanosomiasis. ...
Modeling the control of trypanosomiasis using trypanocides or insecticide-treated livestock
(Public Library of Science, 2012-05)
Abstract Background: In Uganda, Rhodesian sleeping sickness, caused by Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense, and animal trypanosomiasis caused by T. vivax and T. congolense, are being controlled by treating cattle with ...