The Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research (OJVR), is the official publication of the Onderstepoort Veterinary Institute. It publishes scientific papers reporting original research on diseases and disease vectors of livestock and wildlife with a focus on Africa, but with results of more than local interest. View our Editorial Team.

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Reviewer Acknowledgement

Acknowledgement to reviewers  
Editorial Office
23 November 2023

Original Research

Characterisation of South African field Ehrlichia ruminantium using multilocus sequence typing  
Zinathi Dlamkile, Luis Neves, Darshana Morar-Leather, Christopher Brandt, Alri Pretorius, Helena Steyn, Junita Liebenberg
14 November 2023

Research Communication

The outbreak of migratory goat’s brucellosis in the Swat ecosystem of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa  
Nabilla Qayum, Muhammad N. Uddin, Wajid Khan, Habib Un Nabi, Taj Ud Din, Muhammad Suleman, Hanif Ur Rahman, Iftikhar Ali, Ahmed Hassan deif, Rafa Almeer, Farman Ullah
25 October 2023

Original Research

Monitoring the genetic variation of some Escherichia coli strains in wild birds and cattle  
Ghada A. Ibrahim, Ahmed M. Salah-Eldein, Mayasar I. Al-zaban, Amal S.A. El-Oksh, Elsayyad M. Ahmed, Doaa S. Farid, Enas M. Saad
26 July 2023

Original Research

Chemical composition and antibacterial activity of bee venom against multi-drug resistant pathogens  
Tülin G. Gökmen, Hatice Yazgan, Yıldız Özdemir, Sedat Sevin, Nevin Turut, Şifa Karahan, Funda Eşki, İbrahim Kıvrak, Osman Sezer, Armağan E. Ütük
20 July 2023

Original Research

Temporal modelling of Lymnaea natalensis (Krauss, 1848) in tropical aquatic habitats  
Opeyemi G. Oso, Joseph O. Sunday, Alexander B. Odaibo
10 May 2023

Original Research

Seroprevalence and associated risk factors of bovine neosporosis in the Khomas region of Namibia  
Alaster Samkange, Simbarashe Chitanga, Georgina N. Tjipura-Zaire, Vimanuka G. Mutjavikua, Jan W. Smith, Luis Neves, Tshepo Matjila
05 April 2023

Original Research

Seroprevalence and factors associated with Coxiella burnetii exposure in goats in Moretele  
Rungano Magadu, Peter N. Thompson
04 April 2023

Original Research

Th1 and Th2 epitopes of Cowdria polymorphic gene 1 of Ehrlichia ruminantium  
Tlou A. Ngoepe, Alri Pretorius, Helena C. Steyn, Mirinda van Kleef
23 March 2023

Original Research

Description of Culicoides truuskae sp. n. (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) from southern Africa  
Karien Labuschagne, Rudolf Meiswinkel†, Danica Liebenberg, Carissa van Zyl, Antoinette van Schalkwyk, Clarke Scholtz
06 March 2023
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