Hetron M Munang'andu

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Risk analysis of an anthrax outbreak in cattle and humans of Sesheke district of Western Zambia
    Hetron Mweemba Munang'andu
    Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Department of Basic Sciences and Aquatic Medicine, Section of Aquatic Medicine and Nutrition, P O Box 8146 Dep, N 0033 Oslo, Norway
    Acta Trop 124:162-5. 2012
  2. pmc The effect of seasonal variation on anthrax epidemiology in the upper Zambezi floodplain of western Zambia
    Hetron Mweemba Munang'andu
    Section of Aquatic Medicine and Nutrition, Department of Basic Sciences and Aquatic Medicine, Norwegian School of Veterinary Sciences, Ullevålsveien 72, P O Box 8146 Dep, NO 0033 Oslo, Norway
    J Vet Sci 13:293-8. 2012
  3. pmc Investigating effects of parasite infection on body condition of the Kafue lechwe (Kobus leche kafuensis) in the Kafue basin
    Musso Munyeme
    Norwegian School of Veterinary Sciences, Department of Basic Sciences and Aquatic Medicine, Section of Aquatic Medicine and Nutrition, Ullevålsveien 72, P, O, Box 8146 Dept, NO 0033 Oslo, Norway
    BMC Res Notes 3:346. 2010
  4. pmc Stress-induced reversion to virulence of infectious pancreatic necrosis virus in naïve fry of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.)
    Koestan Gadan
    Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Oslo, Norway
    PLoS ONE 8:e54656. 2013
  5. pmc Immunogenicity and cross protective ability of the central VP2 amino acids of infectious pancreatic necrosis virus in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.)
    Hetron M Munang'andu
    Department of Basic Sciences and Aquatic Medicine, Norwegian School of Veterinary Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    PLoS ONE 8:e54263. 2013
  6. doi request reprint African swine fever among slaughter pigs in Mubende district, Uganda
    Adrian Muwonge
    Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, P O Box 8146 Dep, 0033, Oslo, Norway
    Trop Anim Health Prod 44:1593-8. 2012
  7. pmc Sarcoptes mite epidemiology and treatment in African buffalo (Syncerus caffer) calves captured for translocation from the Kafue game management area to game ranches
    Hetron M Munang'andu
    Department of Basic Sciences and Aquatic Medicine, Norwegian School of Veterinary Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Vet Res 6:29. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Comparison of vaccine efficacy for different antigen delivery systems for infectious pancreatic necrosis virus vaccines in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) in a cohabitation challenge model
    Hetron M Munang'andu
    Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Department of Basic Sciences and Aquatic Medicine, Section of Aquatic Medicine and Nutrition, P O Box 8146 Dep, N 0033 Oslo, Norway
    Vaccine 30:4007-16. 2012
  9. pmc Failure to detect tuberculosis in Black lechwe antelopes (Kobus leche smithemani) in Zambia
    Musso Munyeme
    Department of Disease Control, The University of Zambia, School of Veterinary Medicine, P, O, Box 32379 Lusaka, Zambia
    BMC Res Notes 4:233. 2011

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  1. doi request reprint Risk analysis of an anthrax outbreak in cattle and humans of Sesheke district of Western Zambia
    Hetron Mweemba Munang'andu
    Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Department of Basic Sciences and Aquatic Medicine, Section of Aquatic Medicine and Nutrition, P O Box 8146 Dep, N 0033 Oslo, Norway
    Acta Trop 124:162-5. 2012
    ..The findings of this study underline the importance of timely disease control measures in reducing the risk of human infections to anthrax in the face of an outbreak...
  2. pmc The effect of seasonal variation on anthrax epidemiology in the upper Zambezi floodplain of western Zambia
    Hetron Mweemba Munang'andu
    Section of Aquatic Medicine and Nutrition, Department of Basic Sciences and Aquatic Medicine, Norwegian School of Veterinary Sciences, Ullevålsveien 72, P O Box 8146 Dep, NO 0033 Oslo, Norway
    J Vet Sci 13:293-8. 2012
    ..Methods for mitigating anthrax outbreaks by disrupting the cycle of transmission are herein highlighted...
  3. pmc Investigating effects of parasite infection on body condition of the Kafue lechwe (Kobus leche kafuensis) in the Kafue basin
    Musso Munyeme
    Norwegian School of Veterinary Sciences, Department of Basic Sciences and Aquatic Medicine, Section of Aquatic Medicine and Nutrition, Ullevålsveien 72, P, O, Box 8146 Dept, NO 0033 Oslo, Norway
    BMC Res Notes 3:346. 2010
    ..In order to save the remaining population from extinction, it has become increasingly important that the impact of parasite infection and infestation on the Kafue lechwe is investigated...
  4. pmc Stress-induced reversion to virulence of infectious pancreatic necrosis virus in naïve fry of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.)
    Koestan Gadan
    Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Oslo, Norway
    PLoS ONE 8:e54656. 2013
    ..In conclusion, these results indicate that stress plays a key role in viral replication in vivo and can facilitate conditions that will allow reversion from attenuated virus variants of IPNV...
  5. pmc Immunogenicity and cross protective ability of the central VP2 amino acids of infectious pancreatic necrosis virus in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.)
    Hetron M Munang'andu
    Department of Basic Sciences and Aquatic Medicine, Norwegian School of Veterinary Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    PLoS ONE 8:e54263. 2013
    ..Overall, our findings show that a few residues localized on the VP2-capsid are important for immunogenicity of IPNV vaccines...
  6. doi request reprint African swine fever among slaughter pigs in Mubende district, Uganda
    Adrian Muwonge
    Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, P O Box 8146 Dep, 0033, Oslo, Norway
    Trop Anim Health Prod 44:1593-8. 2012
    ..2%) that were seropositive at slaughter, however a significantly higher number of pigs were slaughtered during the outbreak as a strategy for farmers to avoid losses associated with mortality...
  7. pmc Sarcoptes mite epidemiology and treatment in African buffalo (Syncerus caffer) calves captured for translocation from the Kafue game management area to game ranches
    Hetron M Munang'andu
    Department of Basic Sciences and Aquatic Medicine, Norwegian School of Veterinary Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Vet Res 6:29. 2010
    ..Sarcoptes mange (Sarcoptes scarbiei) has been involved in the reduction of wildlife populations in some species...
  8. doi request reprint Comparison of vaccine efficacy for different antigen delivery systems for infectious pancreatic necrosis virus vaccines in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) in a cohabitation challenge model
    Hetron M Munang'andu
    Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Department of Basic Sciences and Aquatic Medicine, Section of Aquatic Medicine and Nutrition, P O Box 8146 Dep, N 0033 Oslo, Norway
    Vaccine 30:4007-16. 2012
    ..Hence, there still remains the challenge of developing highly efficacious vaccines with the ability to eliminate the post challenge carrier state in IPNV vaccinology...
  9. pmc Failure to detect tuberculosis in Black lechwe antelopes (Kobus leche smithemani) in Zambia
    Musso Munyeme
    Department of Disease Control, The University of Zambia, School of Veterinary Medicine, P, O, Box 32379 Lusaka, Zambia
    BMC Res Notes 4:233. 2011
    ..abstract:..