Fixed points of mappings satisfying contractive condition of integral type in modular spaces endowed with a graph
Fixed Point Theory and Applications 2014, 2014:220 (29 October 2014)
Butorphanol with oxygen insufflation corrects etorphine-induced hypoxaemia in chemically immobilized white rhinoceros ( Ceratotherium simum)
BMC Veterinary Research 2014, 10:253 (15 October 2014)
Challenges of cancer imaging in Africa
Cancer Imaging 2014, 14(Suppl 1):O2 (9 October 2014)
Antimicrobial activity, toxicity and selectivity index of two biflavonoids and a flavone isolated from Podocarpus henkelii (Podocarpaceae) leaves
BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2014, 14:383 (8 October 2014)
The effects of the natural enzyme, Pectinex Ultra SP-L, on human cell cultures and bacterial biofilms in vitro
BMC Microbiology 2014, 14:251 (2 October 2014)
Comparative analysis of the Geobacillus hemicellulose utilization locus reveals a highly variable target for improved hemicellulolysis
BMC Genomics 2014, 15:836 (1 October 2014)
Comparative analysis of genes from the recently discovered hemicellulose hydrolytic locus from
Geobacillus have revealed a number of variances. This discovery provides a blueprint for the development of Geobacillus species able to degrade a wide variety of cellulose containing bio waste.
Exploring early steps in biofilm formation: set-up of an experimental system for molecular studies
BMC Microbiology 2014, 14:253 (30 September 2014)
Analysis of genomic rearrangements, horizontal gene transfer and role of plasmids in the evolution of industrial important Thermus species
BMC Genomics 2014, 15:813 (25 September 2014)
Field evaluation of natural human odours and the biogent-synthetic lure in trapping Aedes aegypti, vector of dengue and chikungunya viruses in Kenya
Parasites & Vectors 2014, 7:451 (23 September 2014)
Evaluation of Biogent (BG) commercial lure against natural human skin volatiles as odour bait sources for improved sampling of adult Ae. aegypti in two different endemic areas of chikungunya and dengue fever in Kenya - Kilifi and Busia Counties. Image: The environments in Busia and Kilifi where field studies comparing the efficacies of natural human odours were carried out.
Development of an insecticide impregnated polymer wall lining for malaria vector control
Malaria Journal 2014, 13(Suppl 1):P80 (22 September 2014)
The neuropathology of canine cerebral babesiosis compared to human cerebral malaria
Malaria Journal 2014, 13(Suppl 1):P55 (22 September 2014)
Differential activity of novel gametocytocidal compounds: drug mode-of-action and ex vivo efficacy
Malaria Journal 2014, 13(Suppl 1):P13 (22 September 2014)
Novel norovirus recombinants detected in South Africa
Virology Journal 2014, 11:168 (17 September 2014)
Sub-MICs of Carum copticum and Thymus vulgaris influence virulence factors and biofilm formation in Candida spp
BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2014, 14:337 (15 September 2014)
Predictors of death and production performance of layer chickens in opened and sealed pens in a tropical savannah environment
BMC Veterinary Research 2014, 10:214 (12 September 2014)
Ultrastructural changes of erythrocytes in whole blood after exposure to prospective in silico-designed anticancer agents: a qualitative case study
Biological Research 2014, 47:39 (4 September 2014)
Common fixed points of two multivalued nonexpansive maps in Kohlenbach hyperbolic spaces
Fixed Point Theory and Applications 2014, 2014:181 (2 September 2014)
Which tree orders in southern Africa have the highest antimicrobial activity and selectivity against bacterial and fungal pathogens of animals?
BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2014, 14:317 (27 August 2014)
Comparative in silico analysis of EST-SSRs in angiosperm and gymnosperm tree genera
Van de Peer,
BMC Plant Biology 2014, 14:220 (21 August 2014)
Thermal limits of two biting midges, Culicoides imicola Kieffer and C. bolitinos Meiswinkel (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae)
Parasites & Vectors 2014, 7:384 (20 August 2014)
The thermal limits of Culicoides imicola and C. bolitinos were determined.
Survival of these arbovirus vectors in relation to temperature will inform
models of their distribution and the epidemiology of associated livestock
diseases. Image: Culicoides imicola adult.
Succinic acid production with Actinobacillus succinogenes: rate and yield analysis of chemostat and biofilm cultures
Microbial Cell Factories 2014, 13:111 (19 August 2014)
The Namaqua rock mouse ( Micaelamys namaquensis) as a potential reservoir and host of arthropod vectors of diseases of medical and veterinary importance in South Africa
Parasites & Vectors 2014, 7:366 (15 August 2014)
This study shows that Micaelamys namaquensis, a widespread and
abundant endemic African rodent, is host to two important zoonotic vectors
at high prevalence and abundance, Xenopsylla brasiliensis and
Haemaphysalis elliptica. Image: Namaqua rock mouse in typical habitat.
Factors influencing malaria control policy-making in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania
Malaria Journal 2014, 13:305 (8 August 2014)
A very interesting and thorough body of work in which nearly 100 stakeholders involved in various aspects of malaria control decision-making were interviewed to facilitate a synthesis of key aspects of this decision-making process.
Fourier transform infra-red spectroscopy and flow cytometric assessment of the antibacterial mechanism of action of aqueous extract of garlic ( Allium sativum) against selected probiotic Bifidobacterium strains
BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2014, 14:289 (6 August 2014)
Need of surveillance response systems to combat Ebola outbreaks and other emerging infectious diseases in African countries
Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2014, 3:29 (5 August 2014)
This paper summarize that there are five challenges and needs to response to Ebola virus disease outbreaks and others emerging infectious diseases in African countries. Image: Medicals prepare to bring food to patients kept in an isolation area, treatment centre in Kailahun, Sierra Leone.