Affiliation: University of Fort Hare
Country: South Africa
Caine L, Nwodo U, Okoh A, Ndip R, Green E. Occurrence of virulence genes associated with diarrheagenic Escherichia coli isolated from raw cow's milk from two commercial dairy farms in the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2014;11:11950-63 pubmed publisher
..The amplification of pathogenic genes associated with diarrheagenic E. coli from cows' raw milk demonstrates that potentially virulent E. coli strains are widely distributed in raw milk and may be a cause of concern for human health. ..
Bhembe N, Nwodo U, Govender S, Hayes C, Ndip R, Okoh A, et al
. Molecular detection and characterization of resistant genes in Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex from DNA isolated from tuberculosis patients in the Eastern Cape province South Africa. BMC Infect Dis. 2014;14:479 pubmed publisher
..The results obtained reveal a high incidence of MDR amongst the positive samples from Eastern Cape Province, South Africa. ..
Nwodo U, Agunbiade M, Green E, Nwamadi M, Rumbold K, Okoh A. Characterization of an Exopolymeric Flocculant Produced by a Brachybacterium sp. Materials (Basel). 2013;6:1237-1254 pubmed publisher
..Its high flocculation activity suggests its suitability for industrial applicability. ..