1. B.M.deC. Bronsvoort, J-M. Bagninbom, L. Ndip, R.F. Kelly, I.G. Handel, V.T. Tanya, K.L. Morgan, V. Ngu Ngwa, S. Mazeri, C. Nfon (2019) Comparison of two Rift Valley Fever serological tests in Cameroonian cattle populations Front. Vet. Sci. 6:258. doi: 10.3389/fvets.2019.00258
  2. Mainda G, Lupolova N, Sikakwa L, Richardson E, Bessell PR, Malama SK, Kwenda G, Stevens MP, Bronsvoort BMd, Muma JB and Gally DL (2019) Whole Genome Sequence Analysis Reveals Lower Diversity and Frequency of Acquired Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) Genes in E. coli From Dairy Herds Compared With Human Isolates From the Same Region of Central Zambia. Front. Microbiol. 10:1114. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2019.01114
  3. R. F. Kelly, S. Mazeri, C. Hartley, S. M. Hamman, V. Ngu Ngwa, E. F. Nkongho, V. Tanya, M. Sander, L. Ndip, K. L. Morgan, A. Muwonge, I. Handel, B. M. C. de Bronsvoort and D. J. L. Williams (2019) Assessing the performance of a Fasciola gigantica serum antibody ELISA to estimate prevalence in cattle in Cameroon. BMC Veterinary Research 2019 15:8
  4. Motta P, Porphyre T, Handel IG, Hamman SM, Ngu Ngwa V, Tanya VN, Morgan KL and Bronsvoort BMdC (2019) Characterizing Livestock Markets, Primary Diseases, and Key Management Practices Along the Livestock Supply Chain in Cameroon. Front. Vet. Sci. 6:101. doi: 10.3389/fvets.2019.00101
  5. AD Gibson, G Yale, A Vos, J Corfmat, I Otter, A King, R Wallace, L Gamble, I Handel, R Mellanby, BMdeC Bronsvoort, S Mazeri (2019) Oral bait handout as a method to access roaming dogs for rabies vaccination in Goa, India: a proof of principle study Vaccine X
  6. S. Lycett, V.N. Tanya, M. Hall, D. King, S. Mazeri, V. Mioulet, N. Knowles, J. Wadsworth, K. Bachanek-Bankowska, V. Ngu Ngwa, K.L. Morgan and B.M.deC. Bronsvoort(2019) The evolution and phylodynamics of serotype A and SAT2 foot-and-mouth disease viruses in endemic regions of Africa Scientific Reports9, :5614
  7. I. McLachlan, G. Marion, I. J. McKendrick, T. Porphyre, I. G. Handel, B. M. Bronsvoort (2019) Endemic foot and mouth disease: pastoral in-herd disease dynamics in Africa accepted Scientific Reports
  1. Florian Duchatel, Prof. Mark Bronsvoort, Dr. Samantha Lycett (2018) Phylogeographic analysis and identification of factors impacting the diffusion of Foot-and-Mouth disease virus in Africa. BioRxiv
  2. de Glanville WA, Thomas LF, Cook EAJ, Bronsvoort BMdC, Wardrop N, Wamae CN, et al. (2018) General contextual effects on neglected tropical disease risk in rural Kenya. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 12(12): e0007016.
  3. Mbu ET, Sauter F, Zoufaly A, Bronsvoort BMdC, Morgan KL, Noeske J, et al. (2018) Tuberculosis in people newly diagnosed with HIV at a large HIV care and treatment center in Northwest Cameroon: Burden, comparative screening and diagnostic yields, and patient outcomes. PLoS ONE 13(6): e0199634. Glanville WA, Thomas LF, Cook EAJ, Bronsvoort BMdC, Wardrop N, Wamae CN, et al. (2018) General contextual effects on neglected tropical disease risk in rural Kenya. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 12(12): e0007016.
  4. Kelly RF, Callaby R, Egbe NF, Williams DJL, Victor NN, Tanya VN, Sander M, Ndip L, Ngandolo R, Morgan KL, Handel IG, Mazeri S, Muwonge A and Bronsvoort BMdeC (2018) Association of Fasciola gigantica Co-infection With Bovine Tuberculosis Infection and Diagnosis in a Naturally Infected Cattle Population in Africa. Front. Vet. Sci. 5:214. doi: 10.3389/fvets.2018.00214
  5. Gibson AD, Mazeri S, Lohr F, Mayer D, Burdon Bailey JL, Wallace RM, Handel IG, Shervell K, Bronsvoort BMdeC, Mellanby RJ, Gamble L. (2018) One million dog vaccinations recorded on mHealth innovation used to direct teams in numerous rabies control campaigns. PLoS ONE 13(7): e0200942.
  6. Paolo Motta, Thibaud Porphyre, Saidou M. Hamman, Kenton L. Morgan, Victor Ngu Ngwa, Vincent N. Tanya, Eran Raizman, Ian G. Handel and B. Mark de C. Bronsvoort(2018) Cattle transhumance and agropastoral nomadic herding practices in Central Cameroon. BMC Veterinary Research 14:214
  7. A. Lahuerta-Marina, M.G.  Milne, J. McNair, R. A. Skuce, S.H. McBride,  F.D. Menzies, S.J.W. McDowell,  A.W. Byrne,  I.G. Handel, C. Bronsvoort (2018) Bayesian Latent Class estimation of sensitivity and specificity parameters of diagnostic tests for bovine tuberculosis in chronically infected herds in Northern Ireland. The Veterinary Journal238p15-21
  8. Mamoona Chaudhry, Hamad B. Rashid, Angélique Angot, Michael Thrusfield, Barend M. deC Bronsvoort, Ilaria Capua, Giovanni Cattoli, Susan C. Welburn & Mark C. Eisler (2018) Risk Factors for Avian Influenza H9 Infection of Chickens in Live Bird Retail Stalls of Lahore District, Pakistan 2009–2010. Scientific Reports 8, 5634. doi:10.1038/s41598-018-23895-1
  9. Stella Mazeri, Andrew D Gibson, Natascha Meunier, Barend M.deC Bronsvoort, Ian G Handel, Richard J Mellanby, Luke Gamble (2018) Barriers of attendance to dog rabies static point vaccination clinics in Blantyre, Malawi PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 12(1): e0006159
  10. Motta, P, Handel, I, Rydevik, G, Hamman, SM, Ngu Ngwa, V, Tanya, V, Morgan, KL, Bronsvoort, M & Porphyre, T 2018, ‘Drivers of live cattle price in the livestock trading system of Central Cameroon’ Frontiers in Veterinary Science. DOI: 10.3389/fvets.2017.00244
  1. Eithne Leahy, Barend Bronsvoort, Luke Gamble, Andrew Gibson, Henderson Kaponda, Dagmar Mayer, Stella Mazeri, Kate Shervell and Neil Sargison (2017) Proof of concept of faecal egg nematode counting as a practical means of veterinary engagement with planned livestock health management in a lower income country Irish Veterinary JournalIris Tréidliachta Éireann 70:16
  2. Cook EAJ, de Glanville WA, Thomas LF, Kariuki S, BMdeC Bronsvoort,EM Fèvre, (2017) Risk factors for leptospirosis seropositivity in slaughterhouse workers in western Kenya. Occup Environ Med;74:357-365.
  3. Stella Mazeri, Gustaf Rydevik, Ian Handel, Barend M. deC. Bronsvoort & Neil Sargison (2018) Estimation of the impact of Fasciola hepatica infection on time taken for UK beef cattle to reach slaughter weight. Scientific Reports 7:7319
  4. C. K. Onzere, A. D. Bastos, E. A. Okoth, J. K. Lichoti, E. N. Bochere, M. G. Owido, G. Ndambuki,
    M. Bronsvoort, R. P. Bishop (2017) Multi-locus sequence typing of African swine fever viruses from endemic regions of Kenya and Eastern Uganda (2011-2013) reveals rapid B602L central variable region evolution. Virus Genes (2017).
  5. Cook EAJ, Grossi-Soyster EN, de Glanville WA, Thomas LF, Kariuki S, Bronsvoort BMdC, et al. (2017) The sero-epidemiology of Rift Valley fever in people in the Lake Victoria Basin of western Kenya. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 11(7): e0005731.
  6.  de Glanville WA, Conde-Álvarez R, Moriyón I, Njeru J, Díaz R, Cook EAJ, et al. (2017) Poor performance of the rapid test for human brucellosis in health facilities in Kenya. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 11(4): e0005508. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0005508
  7. Thomas LF, de Glanville WA, Cook EAJ, Bronsvoort BMDC, Handel I, Wamae CN, et al. (2017) Modelling the risk of Taenia solium exposure from pork produced in western Kenya. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 11(2): e0005371. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0005371
  8. N. F. Egbe,  A. Muwonge, ,L. Ndip, R. F. Kelly, M. Sander, V. Tanya, V. Ngu Ngwa, I.G. Handel, A. Novak, R. Ngandalo, S. Mazeri, K. L. Morgan, A. Asuquo, B. M. de C. Bronsvoort (2017) Molecular epidemiology of Mycobacterium bovis in Cameroon Scientific Reports 7: 4652 | DOI:10.1038/s41598-017-04230-6
  9. Paolo Motta, Thibaud Porphyre, Ian Handel, Saidou M. Hamman, Victor Ngu Ngwa, Vincent Tanya, Kenton Morgan, Rob Christley & Barend M. deC. Bronsvoort (2017) Implications of the cattle trade network in Cameroon for regional disease prevention and control. Sci. Rep. 7, 43932; doi: 10.1038/srep43932
  10. Carys A. Pugh, B. Mark de C. Bronsvoort, Ian G. Handel, Damon Querry, Erica Rose, Kim M. Summers, Dylan N. Clements (2017) Incidence rates and risk factor analyses for owner reported vomiting and diarrhoea in Labrador Retrievers – findings from the Dogslife Cohort Preventive Veterinary Medicine 140 (2017) 19–29
  11. Cook, E. A. J., de Glanville, W. A., Thomas, L. F., Kariuki, S., Bronsvoort, B. M. d. C., and Fèvre, E. M. (2017) Working conditions and public health risks in slaughterhouses in western Kenya. BMC Public Health, 17, 14. (doi:10.1186/s12889-016-3923-y)
  12. Mamoona Chaudhry, Hamad B Rashid, Angélique Angot, Michael Thrusfield, Susan C Welburn, Barend Bronsvoort, Ilaria Capua, Giovanni Cattoli, Mark C Eisler (2017) Avian influenza A in poultry stalls of Lahore District, Pakistan in 2009–2010 Journal of Infection 74 (6) p609-611
  1. T. Porphyre, L.A. Boden, C. Correia-Gomes, H.K. Auty, G.J. Gunn, M.E.J. Woolhouse (2016) Using national livestock movement databases to help inform responses to pig disease outbreaks in Scotland: the impact of temporal uncertainty. Scientific reports 6:20258.
  2. R. CALLABY, P. TOYE, A. JENNINGS, S. M. THUMBI, J. A. W. COETZER, I. C. CONRADIE VAN WYK, O. HANOTTE, M N. MBOLE-KARIUKI, B. M. de. C. BRONSVOORT, L. E. B. KRUUK9, M. E. J. WOOLHOUSE and H. KIARA (2016) Seroprevalence of respiratory viral pathogens of indigenous calves in Western Kenya Res Vet Sci. 2016 Oct;108:120-4. doi: 10.1016/j.rvsc.2016.08.010
  3. Mazeri S, Sargison N, Kelly RF, Bronsvoort BMd, Handel I (2016) Evaluation of the Performance of Five Diagnostic Tests for Fasciola hepatica Infection in Naturally Infected Cattle Using a Bayesian No Gold Standard Approach. PLoS ONE 11(8): e0161621. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0161621
  4. Paul R. Bessell, Kate R. Searle, Harriet K. Auty, Ian G. Handel, Bethan V. Purse, B. Mark de C. Bronsvoort (2016) Assessing the potential for Bluetongue virus 8 to spread in Scotland Scientific Reports, 6:38940 
  5. Deepali Vasoya, Andy Law, Kathryn Degnan, Paolo Motta, Mingyan Yu, Adrian Muwonge, Annie Cook, Xiaoying Li, Karen Bryson, Amanda MacCallam, Phil Toye, B Mark Bronsvoort, Mick Watson, Ivan Morrison and Timothy Connelley (2016) Rapid identification of bovine MHCI haplotypes Using Next-Generation Sequencing Immunogenetics 68(10) DOI: 10.1007/s00251-016-0945-7
  6. Carys A Pugh, Barend M deC Bronsvoort, Ian G Handel, Erica Rose, Kim Summers, Dylan N Clements (2016) Cumulative incidence and risk factors for Limber Tail in the Dogslife Labrador Retriever cohort Veterinary Record doi: 10.1136/vr.103729
  7. Bronsvoort, B. M. d. C.,Ian G. Handel, Charles K. Nfon, Karl-Johan Sørensen, Viviana Malirat, Ingrid Bergmann, Vincent N. Tanya & Kenton L. Morgan. (2016)  Redefining the “carrier” state for foot-and-mouth disease from the dynamics of virus persistence in endemically affected cattle populations. Sci. Rep. 6, 29059; doi: 10.1038/srep29059
  8. Geoffrey Mainda, Nadejda Lupolova, Linda Sikazwe, John B. Muma, Sean P. McAteer, Deborah Hoyle, Margo E. Chase-Topping, Mark P. Stevens, Barend M. deC. Bronsvoort, David L. Gally  (2016) Phylogenomic approaches to determine the zoonotic potential of Shiga toxin producing Escherichia coli (STEC) isolated from Zambian dairy cattle Scientific Reports 6:26589 | DOI: 10.1038/srep26589
  9. Gibson AD, Handel IG, Shervell K, Roux T, Mayer D, Muyila S, et al. (2016) The Vaccination of 35,000 Dogs in 20 Working Days Using Combined Static Point and Door-to-Door Methods in Blantyre, Malawi. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 10(7): e0004824. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0004824 
  10. N. F. Egbe, A. Muwonge, L. Ndip, R. F. Kelly, M. Sander, V. Tanya, V. Ngo Ngwa, I.G. Handel, A. Novak, R. Ngandalo, S. Mazeri, K. L. Morgan, A. Asuquo, B. M. de C. Bronsvoort (2016) Abattoir-based estimates of mycobacterial infections in Cameroon Scientific Reports 6, 24320; doi: 10.1038/srep24320
  11. Neil Sargison, Emily Francis, Chloe Davison, Barend M. deC. Bronsvoort, Ian Handeland Stella Mazeri. (2016) Observations on the biology, epidemiology and economic relevance of rumen flukes (Paramphistomidae) in cattle kept in a cold to temperate environment. Veterinary Parasitology 219, p7-16
  12. Kelly RF, Hamman SM, Morgan KL, Nkongho EF, Ngwa VN, Tanya V, et al. (2016) Knowledge of Bovine Tuberculosis, Cattle Husbandry and Dairy Practices amongst Pastoralists and Small- Scale Dairy Farmers in Cameroon. PLoS ONE 11(1): e0146538. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0146538
  1. C.A. Pugh, B.M. de C. Bronsvoort, I.G. Handel, K.M. Summers, D.N. Clements (2015) Dogslife: a cohort study of labrador retrievers in the United Kingdom. Preventive Veterinary Medicine 122 (4), p 426-435
  2. Andrew Gibson, Praveen Ohal, Kate Shervell, Ian Handel, B. Mark Bronsvoort, Richard J. Mellanbyand Luke Gamble (2015) Vaccinate-assess-move method of mass canine rabies vaccination utilising mobile technology data collection in Ranchi, India. BMC Infectious Diseases 15(1):589. doi: 10.1186/s12879-015-1320-2.
  3. G Acosta-Jamett, S Cleaveland, BM de C Bronsvoort, AA Cunningham, H Bradshaw, PS Craig (2015) Echinococcus granulosus infection in foxes in Coquimbo District, Chile. Arch Med Vet 47, 409-413
  4. Lisa Boden, Harriet Auty, Paul Bessell, Dominic Duckett, Jiayi Liu, Carol Kyle, Lee-Ann Sutherland, Barend Bronsvoort, Iain McKendrick (2015) Scenario Planning: the future of the cattle and sheep industries in Scotland and their resiliency to disease. Preventive Veterinary Medicine 121, (3-4) P353-364
  5. Claire L McArthur, Ian G Handel, Ailie Robinson, Jane E Hodgkinson, Barend MdeC Bronsvoort, Faith Burden, Ray M Kaplan, Jacqueline B Matthews (2015) Development of the larval migration inhibition test for comparative analysis of ivermectin sensitivity in cyathostomin populations Veterinary Parasitology 212 (3-4) P292-298
  6. Geoffrey Mainda, Paul Bessel, John B. Muma, Sean P. McAteer, Margo E. Chase-Topping, James Gibbons, Mark P. Stevens, David L. Gally and B.M.deC. Bronsvoort (2015) Prevalence and patterns of antimicrobial resistance among Escherichia coli strains isolated from Zambian dairy cattle across different production systems Scientific Reports 5:12439
  7. Mairead L. Bermingham, Ian G. Handel, Elizabeth J. Glass, John A. Woolliams, B. Mark de Clare Bronsvoort, Stewart H. McBride, Robin A. Skuce, Adrian R. Allen, Stanley W. J. McDowell & Stephen C. Bishop (2015) Hui and Walter’s latent-class model extended to estimate diagnostic test properties from surveillance data: a latent model for latent data. Scientific Reports 5:11861
  8. Colin P. Sharp, William F. Gregory, Colin Mason, Barend M. deC. Bronsvoort, Philippa M. Beard (2015) High Prevalence and Diversity of Bovine Astroviruses in the Faeces of Healthy and Diarrhoeic Calves in South West Scotland Veterinary Microbiology 178 (1-2) p70-76
  9. M.E.J. Woolhouse, S. M. Thumbi, A. Jennings, M. Chase-Topping, R. Callaby, H. Kiara, M. Oosthuizen, M. Ndila, I. Conradie, I.G. Handel, E.J. Poole, E. Njiri, N.E. Collins, G. Murray, M. Tapio, O. Tosas Auguet, W. Weir, W.I. Morrison, L. E.B. Kruuk, B.M. de C. Bronsvoort, O. Hanotte, J. A. W. Coetzer, P.G.Toye (2015) Coinfections determine the clinical outcome of parasite infection. Science Advances 1:e1400026
  10. M. Chaudhry, M. Thrusfield, S. Welburn, BMdeC Bronsvoort (2015) A case-control study to identify risk factors associated with avian influenza subtype H9N2 on commercial poultry farms in Pakistan PloS One 10(3):e0119019 
  11. CA Pugh, KM Summers, BMdeC Bronsvoort, IG Handel, DN Clements (2015) Validity of Internet-Based Longitudinal Study Data: The elephant in the virtual room. Journal of Medical Internet Research 17, 4, e96.
  12. Nyawira E. Njiiri, B. Mark deC. Bronsvoort, Nicola E. Collins, Helena C. Steyn, Milana Troskie, Ilse Vorster, Thumbi S. Mwangi, Kgomotso P. Sibeko, Amy Jennings, Ilana Conradie van Wyk, Mary Ndila, Jane Poole, Olivier Hanotte, Koos Coetzer, Mark Woolhouse,  Marinda C. Oosthuizen, Philip Toye (2015) The epidemiology of tick-borne haemoparasites as determined by the reverse line blot hybridization assay in an intensively studied cohort of calves in western Kenya.   Veterinary Parasitology 210, (1-2) 69-76.
  13. Callaby, R, Hanotte, O, Conradie van Wyk, I, Kiara, H, Toye, P, Mbole-Kariuki, MN, Jennings, A, Thumbi, SM, Coetzer, JAW, Bronsvoort, M, Knott, SA, Woolhouse, M & Kruuk, L (2015), Variation and covariation in strongyle infection in East African shorthorn zebu calves. Parasitology, 142, (3) 499-511.
  14. Acosta-Jamett, G., Cunningham, A. A., Bronsvoort, B. M. deC. & Cleaveland, S. (2015) Serosurvey of canine distemper virus and canine parvovirus in wild canids and domestic dogs at the rural interface in the Coquimbo region, Chile. European Journal of Wildlife Research 61, 329-332.
  1. Kenton.L. Morgan, Ian.G.Handel, Vincent.N. Tanya, Saidou.M.Hamman, Charles.Nfon,Igrid.E.Bergman,  Viviane Malirat, Karl.J.Sorensen, C. Bronsvoort (2014) Herdsmen in an endemic area are as good as serological tests in estimating foot and mouth disease prevalence Emerging Infectious Diseases 20 (12) 20148-1054
  2. P. Bessel, H. Robinson, Golding, K. Searle, I. Handel, L. Boden, B. Purse, BMdeC Bronsvoort (2014) Quantifying the risk of introduction of West Nile virus into Great Britain by migrating passerine birds. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases Vol. 63, No. 5, 10.2016, p. e347-e359
  3. Paul R. Bessell, Harriet K. Auty, Kate. R. Searle, Ian G. Handel, Bethan V. Purse, B. Mark deC. Bronsvoort (2014) Impact of temperature, feeding preference and vaccination on Schmallenberg virus transmission in Scotland. Scientific Reports 4: 5746
  4. CA Pugh, BMdeC Bronsvoort, IG Handel, KM Summers, DN Clements (2014) What can cohort studies in the dog tell us? Canine Genetics and Epidemiology, 1:5
  5. Adrian Muwonge, Sydney Malama, Barend M.deC. Bronsvoort,  Demelash Biffa, Willy Ssengooba, Eystein Skjerve (2014) A comparison of tools used for tuberculosis diagnosis in resource-limited settings: A case study at Mubende referral hospital, Uganda in press PLoS One 9, e100720
  6. B J Trangadia, B M DEC Bronsvoort, I G Handel, K Nagmani, S K Rana, Dev Chandran, V A Srinivasan (2014) Evaluation of single intra-dermal test and commercial elisa for diagnosis of paratuberculosis in Indian cattle population. Indian Journal of Animal Sciences 84 (6): 624–628
  7. H. Kiara, A. Jennings, B. M. de C. Bronsvoort, I. G. Handel, S. T. Mwangi, M. Ndila, I. Conradie van Wyk, E. J. Poole, O. Hanotte, J. A. W. Coetzer, M. E. J. Woolhouse, P. G.  Toye (2014). A longitudinal assessment of the serological response to Thelieria parva and other tick-borne parasites from birth to one year in a cohort of indigenous calves in western Kenya. Parasitology, 141(10):1289-98
  8. Thumbi SM, Bronsvoort BMdeC, Poole EJ, Kiara H, Toye P, Ndila M, Conradie I, Jennings A, Handel IG, Coetzer K, Steyl JCA, Hanotte O, Woolhouse MEJ (2014) Parasite co-infections and their impact on survival of indigenous cattle. PLoS ONE 9(2): e76324
  9. MN Mbole-Kariuki, T Sonstegard, A Orth, SM Thumbi, BMdeC Bronsvoort, H Kiara, P Toye, I Conradie, A Jennings, K Coetzer, MEJ Woolhouse, O Hanotte and M Tapio (2014) Genome-wide analysis reveals the ancient and recent admixture history of East African Shorthorn Zebu from Western Kenya. Heredity, 1–9
  10. Ilana Conradie van Wyk, Amelia Goddard,  B.Mark deC. Bronsvoort, Jacobus A.W. Coetzer, Ian G. Handel, Olivier Hanotte, Amy Jennings, Maia Lesosky, Henry Kiara, Jane E. Poole, Sam M. Thumbi, Phil Toye, Mark W. Woolhouse, Banie L. Penzhorn (2014) The impact of co-infections on the haematological profile of East African Short-horn Zebu calves Parasitology 141 (3), pp 374-388


  1. Thumbi SM, Bronsvoort BMdeC, Poole EJ, Kiara H, Toye P, Ndila M, Conradie I, Jennings A, Handel IG, Coetzer JAW, Hanotte O, Woolhouse MEJ (2013) Parasite co-infections show synergistic and antagonistic interactions on growth performance of zebu cattle under one year. Parasitology 140 (14) pp 1789-1798
  2. Elena Garde, Guillermo Pérez, Gerardo Acosta-Jamettand Barend Mark Bronsvoort (2013) Challenges Encountered During the Veterinary Disaster Response: An Example from Chile. Animals 3, 1073-1085
  3. Murray G R, Woolhouse E J Mark, Miika Tapio, Mary N Mbole-Kariuki, Samuel Thumbi, Amy E Jennings, Ilana Conradie van Wyk, Henry Kiara, Phil Toye, Koos Coetzer, Barend M deC. Bronsvoort, Olivier Hanotte, Tad S Sonstegard and Chase-Topping Margo (2013) Genetic susceptibility to infectious disease in East African Shorthorn Zebu: a genome-wide analysis of the effect of heterozygosity and exotic introgression. BMC Evolutionary Biology 13, 246
  4. Elena Garde, Gerardo Acosta-Jamett and B. M. deC Bronsvoort (2013) Review of the Risks of Some Canine Zoonoses from Free-Roaming Dogs in the Post-Disaster Setting of Latin America  Animals, 3: 855-865.
  5. Elena Garde, Guillermo Pérez, Gerardo Acosta-Jamett and B. M. deC Bronsvoort (2013) Characteristics of a Canine Distemper Virus Outbreak in Dichato, Chile Following the February 2010 Earthquake Animals, 3: 843-854.
  6. Jo Halliday, Darryn Knobel, Kathryn Allan, Mark Bronsvoort, Ian Handel, Bernard Agwanda, Sally Cutler, Beatrice Olack, Ahmed Ahmed, Rudy Hartskeerl, Kariuki Njenga, Sarah Cleaveland and Robert Breiman. (2013) Urban Leptospirosis in Africa: A Cross-Sectional Survey of Leptospira Infection in Rodents in the Kibera Urban Settlement, Kenya  American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Vol. E-pub 30 September, 30.09.2013
  7. Philip Toye, Ian Handel, Julia Gray, Henry Kiara, Samuel Thumbi, Amy Jennings, Ilana Conradie van Wyk, Mary Ndila, Olivier Hanotte, Koos Coetzer, Mark Woolhouse, Mark Bronsvoort (2013) Maternal antibody uptake, duration and influence on survival and growth rate in a cohort of indigenous calves in a smallholder farming system in western Kenya Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology 155: 129-134.
  8. Vincenzo Lorusso, Kim Picozzi, B Mark deC Bronsvoort, Ayodele Majekodunmi, Charles Dongkum, Gyang Balak, Augustine Igweh, Sue Welburn(2013) Ixodid ticks of traditionally managed cattle in central Nigeria: where Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus does not dare (yet?) accepted Parasites & Vectors 6: 171
  9. P. G. Toye, B.M.deC. Bronsvoort, I.G.Handel, C.A Batten, H. Kiara, M.R. Henstock, L. Edwards, the IDEAL consortium and C.A.L. Oura (2013) Bluetongue and Epizootic Haemorrhagic Disease virus in local breeds of cattle in Kenya Research in Veterinary Science 94: 769-773
  10. Dylan N Clements, Ian G Handel, Erica Rose, Damon Querry, Carys J Pugh, William ER Ollier,Kenton L Morgan, Lorna J Kennedy, Jeffery Sampson, Kim M Summers, B Mark de C Bronsvoort (2013) A web-based longitudinal study of Labrador Retriever health in the UK  BMC Veterinary Research 2013, 9:13
  11. Thumbi SM, Bronsvoort BMdeC, Kiara H, Toye P, Poole J, Ndila M, Conradie I, Jennings A, Handel I, Koos C, Hanotte O, Woolhouse M (2013) Mortality in zebu cattle under one year: predictors of infectious-disease mortality Veterinary Research 9: 175 
  12. B.M.deC. Bronsvoort, S. T. Mwangi, J. Poole, H. Kiar, O. Tosa-Auguet, I. G. Handel, A. Jennings, I. Conradie, M. Ndila, P. Toye, O. Hanotte, K. Coetzer, M.E.J. Woolhouse (2013) The Infectious Diseases of East African Livestock (IDEAL) Project: Descriptive epidemiological report of a longitudinal calf cohort study in Western Kenya. BMC Vet Res , 9, 171.
  13. Paul R Bessell, Kate R Searle, Harriet K Auty, Ian G Handel, Bethan V Purse, B Mark deC Bronsvoort (2013) Epidemic potential of an emerging vector borne disease in a marginal environment: Schmallenberg in Scotland. Scientific Reports 3, 1178; DOI:10.1038/srep01178
  14. Thomas L.F., de Glanville, W.A., Cook, E.A., Bronsvoort, B.M.deC. Wamae,C.N., Kariuki, S., Fèvre E.M. (2013) Risk of Transmission of Taenia solium from Pork Slaughtered in Western Kenya. Submitted PLoS NTD
  15. I. Conradie van Wyk, A. Goddard, B.M.deC. Bronsvoort, J.A.W. Coetzer, C. Booth, O. Hanotte, A. Jennings, H. Kiara, P. Mashego, C. Muller, G. Pretorius, E.J. Poole, S.M. Thumbi, P. Toye, M.E.J. Woolhouse, B.L. Penzhorn (2013) Hematological profile of East African Short-Horn Zebu calves: Neonate to 51 weeks of age. Comparative Clinical Pathology (in press)
  16. Stella Mazeri, Francesca Scolamacchia, Ian G Handel, Kenton L Morgan, Vincent N Tanya and Barend M deC Bronsvoort. Risk factor analysis for antibodies to Brucella, Leptospira and C. burnetii among cattle in the Adamawa Region of Cameroon. (2013) Tropical Animal Health and Production 45 (2), pp 617-623
  17. Lesosky, L. Conradie, I., Dumas, S., Handel, IG., Jennings, A., Thumbi, S., Toye, P. and Bronsvoort, BMDeC. (2013) A weight girth relationship for accurate dosing of shorthorn East African zebu cattle. Tropical Animal Health and Production 45, p 311-316.  DOI: 10.1007/s11250-012-0220-3
  1. Halliday J., Daborn C., Auty H., Mtema Z., Lembo, T., Bronsvoort M., Handel, I., Knobel D., Hampson K., and Cleaveland S. Bringing together emerging and endemic zoonoses surveillance: shared challenges and a common solution. (2012). Philosophical Transactions B,367, P2872-2880
  2. Jo Halliday, Sarah Cleaveland, Harriet Auty, Katie Hampson, Zacharia Mtema, Mark Bronsvoort, Ian Handel, Chris Daborn, Fredrick Kivaria, Darryn Knobel, Rob Breiman, Kariuki Njenga, Katinka de Balogh, Francois Meslin. (2012) Surveillance and Monitoring of Zoonoses. Report to the Department for International Development (DfID).
  3. Meredith, A., Surguine, K., Handel, I.G., Bronsvoort, B.M.deC., Beard, P.,Thornton, S., Wesche, P., Hart, M., Anderson, D. and Dennis, R. (2012) Hematologic and biochemical reference intervals for wild osprey nestlings (Pandion haliaetus). Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine Journal of Wildlife and Zoo Medicine 43(3): 459–465
  4. L. Boden, I. Handel, N. Hawkins, F. Houston, H. Fryer, and R. Kao. An economic evaluation of preclinical testing strategies compared to the compulsory scrapie flock scheme in the control of classical scrapie. PLoS One, 7(3):e32884, 2012.
  5. M. E. Chase-Topping, T. Rosser, L. J. Allison, E. Courcier, J. Evans, I. J. McKendrick, M. C. Pearce, I. Handel, A. Caprioli, H. Karch, M. F. Hanson, K. G. J. Pollock, M. E. Locking, M. E. J. Woolhouse, L. Matthews, J. C. Low, and D. L. Gally. Pathogenic potential to humans of bovine escherichia coli o26, scotland. Emerg Infect Dis, 18(3):439–48, Mar 2012.
  6. Halliday, JEB., Knobel, DL., Bronsvoort, BMdeC., Handel, IG., Agwanda, B., Cutler, S., Olack, B., Breiman, RF.,  Kariuki Njenga, M. and Cleaveland, S. (2012). Towards an Understanding of Leptospirosis in Africa: Infection Patterns in Rodents and Dogs in the Kibera Urban Slum, Kenya. submitted to PLoS NTDs
  7. I. Conradie van Wyk, A. Goddard, B.M.deC. Bronsvoort, J.A.W. Coetzer, C. Booth, O. Hanotte, A. Jennings, H. Kiara, P. Mashego, C. Muller, G. Pretorius, E.J. Poole, S.M. Thumbi, P. Toye, M.E.J. Woolhouse, B.L. Penzhorn Hematological profile of East African Short-Horn Zebu calves: Neonate to 51 weeks of age. (2012). Comparative Clinical Pathology DOI 10.1007/s00580-012-1522-6
  1. Mellanby, R. J., Handel, I. G., Clements, D. N., Bronsvoort, B. M. de C., Lengeling, A.
    Schoeman, J. P. (2011). Breed and Sex Risk Factors for Canine Babesiosis in South Africa. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 25(5): 1186-1189.
  2. Onneile O. Peiso, Barend M. de C. Bronsvoort, Ian G. Handel, Victoriya V. Volkova (2011) A review of exotic animal disease in Great Britain and in Scotland specifically between 1938 and 2007. PLoS One 6(7): e22066 [pdf]
  3. G. Acosta-Jamett, W. Chalmers, A. Cunningham, S. Cleaveland, I. Handel, and B. Bronsvoort (2011). Urban domestic dog populations as a source of canine distemper virus for wild carnivores in the Coquimbo region of Chile. Veterinary Microbiology. 152 (3-4), 247-257.
  4. Handel, I.G., Land, F., Koterwas, B., Corteyn, M., Morgan, K.L., Tanya, V.N., and Bronsvoort, B.M.deC. (2011) Seroepidemiology of bovine viral diarrhoea in the Adamawa Province of Cameroon. Plos One 6(7): e21620[pdf]
  5. Handel, I. G., Bronsvoort, B. M. deC., Forbes, J. F. and Woolhouse, M. E. J.(2011) Risk-targeted selection of agricultural holdings for post-epidemic surveillance. PLoS One 6(5): e20064[pdf]
  6. Nigel McLeish, Peter Simmonds, Chris Robertson, Ian Handel, Mark McGilchrist, Brajendra Singh, Shona Kerr, Margo E. Chase-Topping, Mark Bronsvoort, David J. Porteus, William Carman, James McMenamin, Andrew Leigh-Brown, Mark E.J. Woolhouse (2011) Sero-prevalence and incidence of A/H1N1 2009 influenza infection in Scotland in winter 2009-2010. PLoS ONE 6(6): e20358 [pdf].
  7. Wissmann, B. v, Machila, N., Picozzi, K., Fèvre, E.M., Bronsvoort, B.M., Handel, I.G.and  Welburn, S.C. (2011) Factors associated with acquisition of human infective and animal infective trypanosome infections in domestic livestock in Western Kenya.PLoS Negl Trop Dis 5(1): e941
  8. Kovalik, M., Thoday, K.L., Handel, I.G., Bronsvoort, B.M.deC., Evans, H., Van den Broek, A.H.M. and Mellanby, R.J. (2011) Ciclosporin treatment disturbs glucose homeostasis in atopic dogs. Vet Dermatol. 22(2):173-80.
  9. S. N. Schauer, C. Briant, M. Ottogalli, C. Decourt, I. G. Handel, and F. X. Donadeu. Supplementation of equine early spring transitional follicles with luteinizing hormone stimulates follicle growth but does not restore steroidogenic activity. Theriogenology, 75(6):1076–1084, (2011).


  1. Bronsvoort, B. M. deC.,Wissmann, B.v., Fèvre, E.M.,Handel, I.G., Picozzi, K.,and Welburn, S.C. (2010) Evaluation of the sensitivity and specificity of two molecular diagnostic protocols for Trypanosoma brucei spp. in Western Kenya using a no gold standard model. PLoS One 5(1): e8628
  2. Scolamacchia, F., Handel, I.G., Fèvre, E.M., Morgan, K.L., Tanya, V.N., Bronsvoort, B.M.deC. (2010) A serological investigation of the epidemiology of Brucellosi, Leptospirosis and Q fever in the Adamawa Province of Cameroon. PLoS One 5(1): e8623.[pdf]
  3. Acosta-Jamett, G,Cleaveland, S., Cunningham, A.and Bronsvoort, B.M.deC. (2010) Demography of domestic dogs in rural and urban areas in Coquimbo region of Chile and its implication for diseases transmission. Prev Vet Med 94, p272-281
  4. Acosta-Jamett, G., Cleaveland, S. Cunningham, A., Bronsvoort, B.M.deC., Bradshaw, H., Craig, P. (2010) Echinococcus granulosus infection in humans and livestock in the Coquimbo region, north-central Chile. Veterinary Parasitology 169, p102-110.
  5. Acosta-Jamett, G., Cleaveland, S. Cunningham, A., Bronsvoort, B.M.deC., Bradshaw, H., Craig, P. (2010) Echinococcus granulosus infection in domestic dogs in urban and rural areas of the Coquimbo region, north-central Chile. Veterinary Parasitology 169, p117-122.
  6. Makita K., Fèvre, E.M., Waiswa,C., Bronsvoort, B.M.deC., Eisler, M.C., Welburn, S.C. (2010). Population-dynamics focused rapid rural mapping and characterization of theperi-urban interface of Kampala, Uganda. Land Use Policy 27 (3), 888-897.


  1. B.M.deC Bronsvoort, B. Koterwas, F. Land, I. G. Handel, J. Tucker, K. L. Morgan, V. N. Tanya, T. H. Abdoel, and H. L. Smits. (2009) Comparison of a flow assay for brucellosis antibodies with the reference celisa test in west african bos indicus. PLoS ONE, 4(4):e5221.[pdf]


  1. Makita, K., Fèvre, E.M., Waiswa, C., Kaboyo, W., Bronsvoort, B.M.deC., Eisler, M.C. and Welburn, S.C. (2008). Human brucellosis in urban and peri-urban areas of Kampala, Uganda. Animal Biodiversity and Emerging Diseases: Prediction and Prevention 1149, 309-311.
  2. Bronsvoort, B.M.deC., Makepeace, B.L., Renz, A., Tanya, V.N. , Fleckenstein, L., Ekale, D. and Trees, A.J. (2008). UMF 078: A modified flubendazole with potent macrofilaricidal activity against Onchocerca ochengi in African cattle. Parasites and Vector 1:18.
  3. Bronsvoort, B.M.deC, L. Alban, et al. (2008). “Quantitative assessment of the likelihood of the introduction of Classical swine fever virus into the Danish swine population.” Preventive Veterinary Medicine  85, 226-240 .
  4. Bronsvoort, B. M. d., S. Parida, et al. (2008). “Serological survey for foot-and-mouth disease in wildlife in East Africa and parameter estimation of the Ceditest NSP ELISA for buffalo.” Clinical and Vaccine Immunology  15, 1003-1011.
  5. C. N. Hahn, I. Handel, S. L. Green, M. B. Bronsvoort, and I. G. Mayhew. Assessment of the utility of using intra- and intervertebral minimum sagittal diameter ratios in the diagnosis of cervical vertebral malformation in horses. Vet Radiol Ultrasound, 49(1):1–6, 2008.


  1. J. A. Rowe, I. G. Handel, M. A. Thera, A.-M. Deans, K. E. Lyke, A. Kone, D. A. Diallo, A. Raza, O. Kai, K. Marsh, C. V. Plowe, O. K. Doumbo, and J. M. Moulds. Blood group o protects against severe plasmodium falciparum malaria through the mechanism of reduced rosetting. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 104(44):17471–17476, (2007).
  2. Kunda,J., Fitzpatrick,J., Kazwala,R., French,N.P., Shirima,G., MacMillan,A., Kambarage,D., Bronsvoort,M., Cleaveland,C. (2007). Health-seeking behaviour of human brucellosis cases in rural Tanzania. BMC Public Health , 7:315.
  3. Makita, K., C. Waiswa, et al. (2007). “Human Brucellosis in Urban and Peri-Urban Areas of Kampala, Uganda.” Annals of New York Academy of Science. 1149:309–11, (2008).
  4. Halliday, J. E. B., A. L. Meredith, et al. (2007). “A framework for evaluating animals as sentinels for infectious disease surveillance.” Journal of the Royal Society Interphase.4, 973-984.


  1. Bronsvoort, B. M. d. C., J. Anderson, et al. (2006). “Geographical and age-stratified distributions of foot-and-mouth disease virus-seropositive and probang-positive cattle herds in the Adamawa province of Cameroon.” Vet Rec. 159(10): 299-308.
  2. Bronsvoort, B. M. d. C., N. Toft, et al. (2006). “Evaluation of three 3ABC ELISAs for foot-and-mouth disease non-structural antibodies using latent class analysis.” BMC Veterinary Research 2: 30.
  3. Fevre, E. M., B. M. D. C. Bronsvoort, et al. (2006). “Animal movements and the spread of infectious diseases.” Trends in Microbiology 14(3): 125-131.

2005 and earlier

  1. Bronsvoort, B. M. d. C., A. Renz, et al. (2005). “Repeated high doses of avermectins cause prolonged sterilisation, but do not kill, Onchoceca ochengi adult worms in African cattle.” Filaria Journal 4: 8.
  2. Bronsvoort, B. M. d., A. Radford, et al. (2004). “The molecular epidemiology of foot-and-mouth disease viruses in the Adamawa Province of Cameroon.” Journal of Clinical Microbiology 42(5): 2186-2196.
  3. Bronsvoort, B. M. d., K. J. Sørensen, et al. (2004). “A comparison of two 3ABC ELISA’s in a cattle population with endemic, multiple serotype foot-and-mouth disease.” Journal of Clinical Microbiology 42(5): 2108-2114.
  4. Bronsvoort, B. M. d. C., C. Nfon, et al. (2004). “Risk factors for herdsman-reported foot-and-mouth disease in the Adamawa Province of Cameroon.” Preventive Veterinary Medicine 66(1-4): 127-139.
  5. Bronsvoort, B. M. d., V. N. Tanya, et al. (2003). “Foot-and-mouth disease and livestock husbandry practices in the Adamawa Province of Cameroon.” Tropical Animal Health and Production 35(6): 491-507.
  6. Bronsvoort, M., B. Norby, et al. (2001). “Management factors associated with seropositivity to Lawsonia intracellularis in US swine herds.” Journal of Swine Health and Production 9(6): 285-290.
  7. Langworthy, N. G., A. Renz, et al. (2000). “Macrofilaricidal activity of tetracycline against the filarial nematode Onchocerca ochengi: elimination of Wolbachia precedes worm death and suggests a dependent relationship.” Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B-Biological Sciences 267(1448): 1063-1069.
  8. Tchakoute, V. L., M. Bronsvoort, et al. (1999). “Chemoprophylaxis of Onchocerca infections: in a controlled, prospective study ivermectin prevents calves becoming infected with O. ochengi.” Parasitology 118: 195-199.
  9. Trees, A. J., V. L. Wood, et al. (1998). “Animal models – Onchocerca ochengi and the development of chemotherapeutic and chemoprophylactic agents for onchocerciasis.” Annals of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology 92: S175-S179.
  10. Cross, H. F., B. M. Bronsvoort, et al. (1997). “The poor efficacy of ivermectin and suramin against Onchocerca ochengi adults is not related to their ability to enter nodules.” Ann. Trop. Med. Parasitol. 91: 393-401.
  11. Cross, H. F., B. M. Bronsvoort, et al. (1997). “The entry of ivermectin and suramin into Onchocerca ochengi nodules.” Annals of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology 91(4): 393-401.
  12. McCall, P. J., M. D. Wilson, et al. (1997). “Similarity in oviposition aggregation pheromone composition within the Simulium damnosum complex in West Africa.” Bulletin of Entomological Research 87: 609-616.