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A burgeoning epidemic of sleeping sickness in Uganda
The epidemic of Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense sleeping sickness in eastern Uganda, which began in 1998 as a result of movements of the livestock reservoir of the parasite, has continued to spread. An additional 133 000 ...
Risks of Taenia solium cysticercosis in urban and peri-urban areas of Kampala, Uganada
(International Congress of Parasitology (ICOPA XI), )
In developing countries, cities are rapidly expanding, and over 50% of Africa’s population is estimated to live in or around cities by 2025 (United Nations 2002). To feed these growing city populations, urban and peri-urban ...