Philemon N Wambura

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Molecular diagnosis and epidemiology of African swine fever outbreaks in Tanzania
    P N Wambura
    Animal Diseases Research Institute, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    Vet Res Commun 30:667-72. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Formulation of novel nano-encapsulated Newcastle disease vaccine tablets for vaccination of village chickens
    Philemon N Wambura
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology, Sokoine University of Agriculture, P O Box 3019, Chuo Kikuu, Morogoro, Tanzania
    Trop Anim Health Prod 43:165-9. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Preparation and use of autogenous vaccine from Avibacterium paragallinarum (strain Tan 1-05) in layer chickens
    Philemon N Wambura
    Department of Microbiology and Parasitology, Sokoine University of Agriculture, P O Box 3019, Morogoro, Tanzania
    Trop Anim Health Prod 42:483-6. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Protective immune response of chickens to oral vaccination with thermostable live Fowlpox virus vaccine (strain TPV-1) coated on oiled rice
    Philemon N Wambura
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology, Sokoine University of Agriculture, PO Box 3019, Chuo Kikuu, Morogoro, Tanzania
    Trop Anim Health Prod 42:451-6. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Protective antibody response following oral vaccination of feral pigeons (Columba livia) with Newcastle disease vaccine (strain I-2) coated on oiled rice
    P N Wambura
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology, Sokoine University of Agriculture, P O Box 3019, Chuo Kikuu, Morogoro, Tanzania
    Vet Res Commun 33:921-6. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Protective antibody response produced by the chickens vaccinated with green coloured thermostable Newcastle disease virus
    P N Wambura
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology, Sokoine University of Agriculture, P O Box 3019, Chuo Kikuu, Morogoro, Tanzania
    Trop Anim Health Prod 41:149-52. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Oral vaccination of chickens against Newcastle disease with I-2 vaccine coated on oiled rice
    P N Wambura
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology, Sokoine University of Agriculture, P O Box 3019, Chuo Kikuu, Morogoro, Tanzania
    Trop Anim Health Prod 41:205-8. 2009
  8. pmc Survival of avirulent thermostable Newcastle disease virus (strain I-2) in raw, baked, oiled, and cooked white rice at ambient temperatures
    Philemon Nyangi Wambura
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Sokoine University of Agriculture, Morogoro, Tanzania
    J Vet Sci 8:303-5. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Thermostability profile of Newcastle disease virus (strain I-2) following serial passages without heat selection
    P N Wambura
    School of Veterinary Science, Faculty of Natural Resources, Agriculture and Veterinary Science, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Trop Anim Health Prod 38:527-31. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Development of a rapid biological assay for determination of potency of Newcastle disease vaccine (strain I-2)
    P N Wambura
    School of Veterinary Science, Faculty of Natural Resources, Agriculture and Veterinary Science, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Trop Anim Health Prod 38:463-6. 2006

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Molecular diagnosis and epidemiology of African swine fever outbreaks in Tanzania
    P N Wambura
    Animal Diseases Research Institute, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    Vet Res Commun 30:667-72. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Formulation of novel nano-encapsulated Newcastle disease vaccine tablets for vaccination of village chickens
    Philemon N Wambura
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology, Sokoine University of Agriculture, P O Box 3019, Chuo Kikuu, Morogoro, Tanzania
    Trop Anim Health Prod 43:165-9. 2011
    ..The findings from the present study showed that, if the vaccine tablet formulation technique is optimised, it will allow the delivery of the ND vaccine without depending on cold chains to rural areas in tropical countries...
  3. doi request reprint Preparation and use of autogenous vaccine from Avibacterium paragallinarum (strain Tan 1-05) in layer chickens
    Philemon N Wambura
    Department of Microbiology and Parasitology, Sokoine University of Agriculture, P O Box 3019, Morogoro, Tanzania
    Trop Anim Health Prod 42:483-6. 2010
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  4. doi request reprint Protective immune response of chickens to oral vaccination with thermostable live Fowlpox virus vaccine (strain TPV-1) coated on oiled rice
    Philemon N Wambura
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology, Sokoine University of Agriculture, PO Box 3019, Chuo Kikuu, Morogoro, Tanzania
    Trop Anim Health Prod 42:451-6. 2010
    ..In conclusion, the present study has shown that FP vaccine (strain TPV-1) was safe, thermostable, immunogenic and efficacious in vaccinated chickens...
  5. doi request reprint Protective antibody response following oral vaccination of feral pigeons (Columba livia) with Newcastle disease vaccine (strain I-2) coated on oiled rice
    P N Wambura
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology, Sokoine University of Agriculture, P O Box 3019, Chuo Kikuu, Morogoro, Tanzania
    Vet Res Commun 33:921-6. 2009
    ..Thus ND I-2 vaccine may prevent the spread of NDV to other birds particularly chickens. Furthermore the use of oral vaccine in feral multi-age pigeons overcomes the difficulty of catching these birds for individual vaccination...
  6. doi request reprint Protective antibody response produced by the chickens vaccinated with green coloured thermostable Newcastle disease virus
    P N Wambura
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology, Sokoine University of Agriculture, P O Box 3019, Chuo Kikuu, Morogoro, Tanzania
    Trop Anim Health Prod 41:149-52. 2009
    ..The findings from this study have shown that the GC vaccine is safe and produced protective antibodies against NDV in vaccinated chickens...
  7. doi request reprint Oral vaccination of chickens against Newcastle disease with I-2 vaccine coated on oiled rice
    P N Wambura
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology, Sokoine University of Agriculture, P O Box 3019, Chuo Kikuu, Morogoro, Tanzania
    Trop Anim Health Prod 41:205-8. 2009
    ..Therefore, I-2 vaccine coated on the oiled rice is efficacious as it protects chickens from challenge with NDV...
  8. pmc Survival of avirulent thermostable Newcastle disease virus (strain I-2) in raw, baked, oiled, and cooked white rice at ambient temperatures
    Philemon Nyangi Wambura
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Sokoine University of Agriculture, Morogoro, Tanzania
    J Vet Sci 8:303-5. 2007
    ..2), 10(7.2), 10(6.6), and 10(7.0) EID(50)/0.1 ml, respectively. After storage for 24 h at 22-25oC, the titers dropped to 10(5.0), 10(6.5), 10(5.0), and 10(6.0) EID(50)/0.1 ml for uncooked, cooked, baked, and oiled rice, respectively...
  9. ncbi request reprint Thermostability profile of Newcastle disease virus (strain I-2) following serial passages without heat selection
    P N Wambura
    School of Veterinary Science, Faculty of Natural Resources, Agriculture and Veterinary Science, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Trop Anim Health Prod 38:527-31. 2006
    ..This would result in increased vaccine production from a single batch of a working seed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Development of a rapid biological assay for determination of potency of Newcastle disease vaccine (strain I-2)
    P N Wambura
    School of Veterinary Science, Faculty of Natural Resources, Agriculture and Veterinary Science, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Trop Anim Health Prod 38:463-6. 2006
    ..It is concluded that measuring the time between inoculation of the vaccine virus and the onset of HA activity might provide an estimate of the titre of the vaccine within 24 h...
  11. ncbi request reprint Deduced amino acid sequences surrounding the fusion glycoprotein cleavage site and of the carboxyl-terminus of haemagglutinin-neuraminidase protein of the avirulent thermostable vaccine strain I-2 of Newcastle disease virus
    P N Wambura
    School of Veterinary Science, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Vet Res Commun 31:105-12. 2007
    ..Amino acid sequence analyses of the F and HN genes of strain I-2 confirmed its avirulent nature and its Australian origin...
  12. ncbi request reprint Determination of organ tropism of Newcastle disease virus (strain I-2) by virus isolation and reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction
    P Wambura
    School of Veterinary Science, Faculty of Natural Resources, Agriculture and Veterinary Science, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Vet Res Commun 30:697-706. 2006
    ..The differences in organ tropism observed in this study suggest that I-2 may perform better than V4 as a live vaccine strain...
  13. ncbi request reprint Development of a cell culture method for quantal assay of strain I-2 of Newcastle disease virus
    P Wambura
    School of Veterinary Science, Faculty of Natural Resources, Agriculture and Veterinary Science, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Vet Res Commun 30:689-96. 2006
    ..Such studies may not be feasible in embryonated eggs...
  14. ncbi request reprint Comparative propagation of shape Newcastle disease virus (strains I-2 and V4) on chicken embryo tracheal explants
    P N Wambura
    School of Veterinary Science, Faculty of Natural Resources, Agriculture and Veterinary Science, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Vet Res Commun 30:673-7. 2006
  15. doi request reprint Putative protective antibody response following oral vaccination of multi-age free ranging helmeted guinea fowls (Numida meleagris) with Newcastle disease virus strain I-2 coated on oiled rice
    Philemon N Wambura
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology, Sokoine University of Agriculture, P O Box 3019, Chuo Kikuu, Morogoro, Tanzania
    Trop Anim Health Prod 43:99-102. 2011
    ..The findings from the present study showed that the I-2 virus coated on the oiled rice is safe, immunogenic and provoked production of protective antibody response following oral vaccination of helmeted guinea fowls...