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dc.contributor.author Msangi, S.A.
dc.date.accessioned 2015-08-26T09:05:32Z
dc.date.available 2015-08-26T09:05:32Z
dc.date.issued 1968
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/1601
dc.description.abstract A historical introduction of plague as a world disease is given ino1uding a detailed review of plague outbreaks in Tanzania during the last 70 year. The main foci of endemic plague are described together with the early methods of plague control that were employed Altogether 2.507 rodents of the family MURIDAE belonging to 13 species were caught in houses and in the field in seleote4 plague and non-plague areas using baited live traps. These rodents were subjected to detailed studies of their taxonomy body measurements and flea infestation. Paper-disc blood sample were collected from most of the rodents and sent for serological tests for plague antibodies. A total of 4,522 fleas belonging to 4 families and 10 specie were co11ected from the rodents. en_GB
dc.language.iso en en_GB
dc.publisher University of Dar es Salaam en_GB
dc.subject Endemicity en_GB
dc.subject Plague en_GB
dc.subject Observations en_GB
dc.subject Tanzania en_GB
dc.title Observations on the Endemicity Of Plague in Tanzania en_GB
dc.type Thesis en_GB


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