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1.

Molecular genotyping and epidemiology of equine piroplasmids in South Africa.

Bhoora RV, Collins NE, Schnittger L, Troskie C, Marumo R, Labuschagne K, Smith RM, Dalton DL, Mbizeni S.

Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2019 Dec 16:101358. doi: 10.1016/j.ttbdis.2019.101358. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID:
31870636
2.

The Pathology of Pathogenic Theileriosis in African Wild Artiodactyls.

Clift SJ, Collins NE, Oosthuizen MC, Steyl JCA, Lawrence JA, Mitchell EP.

Vet Pathol. 2020 Jan;57(1):24-48. doi: 10.1177/0300985819879443. Epub 2019 Dec 19.

PMID:
31854265
3.

Evidence confirming the phylogenetic position of Anaplasma centrale (ex Theiler 1911) Ristic and Kreier 1984.

Khumalo ZTH, Brayton KA, Collins NE, Chaisi ME, Quan M, Oosthuizen MC.

Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2018 Aug;68(8):2682-2691. doi: 10.1099/ijsem.0.002832. Epub 2018 Jun 19.

PMID:
29916800
4.

Selection and evaluation of housekeeping genes as endogenous controls for quantification of mRNA transcripts in Theileria parva using quantitative real-time polymerase chain reaction (qPCR).

Tsotetsi TN, Collins NE, Oosthuizen MC, Sibeko-Matjila KP.

PLoS One. 2018 May 4;13(5):e0196715. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0196715. eCollection 2018.

5.

Detection and Characterisation of Anaplasma marginale and A. centrale in South Africa.

Hove P, Khumalo ZTH, Chaisi ME, Oosthuizen MC, Brayton KA, Collins NE.

Vet Sci. 2018 Mar 3;5(1). pii: E26. doi: 10.3390/vetsci5010026. Review.

6.

Occurrence of tick-borne haemoparasites in cattle in the Mungwi District, Northern Province, Zambia.

Tembo S, Collins NE, Sibeko-Matjila KP, Troskie M, Vorster I, Byaruhanga C, Oosthuizen MC.

Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2018 Mar;9(3):707-717. doi: 10.1016/j.ttbdis.2018.02.004. Epub 2018 Feb 16.

PMID:
29483058
7.

Molecular detection and phylogenetic analysis of Anaplasma marginale and Anaplasma centrale amongst transhumant cattle in north-eastern Uganda.

Byaruhanga C, Collins NE, Knobel DL, Khumalo ZTH, Chaisi ME, Oosthuizen MC.

Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2018 Mar;9(3):580-588. doi: 10.1016/j.ttbdis.2018.01.012. Epub 2018 Feb 1.

PMID:
29422446
8.

Co-infections with multiple genotypes of Anaplasma marginale in cattle indicate pathogen diversity.

Hove P, Chaisi ME, Brayton KA, Ganesan H, Catanese HN, Mtshali MS, Mutshembele AM, Oosthuizen MC, Collins NE.

Parasit Vectors. 2018 Jan 3;11(1):5. doi: 10.1186/s13071-017-2595-5.

9.

Comparison of three nucleic acid-based tests for detecting <i>Anaplasma marginale</i> and <i>Anaplasma centrale</i> in cattle.

Chaisi ME, Baxter JR, Hove P, Choopa CN, Oosthuizen MC, Brayton KA, Khumalo ZT, Mutshembele AM, Mtshali MS, Collins NE.

Onderstepoort J Vet Res. 2017 Jan 23;84(1):e1-e9. doi: 10.4102/ojvr.v84i1.1262.

10.

Characterization of Anaplasma marginale subsp. centrale Strains by Use of msp1aS Genotyping Reveals a Wildlife Reservoir.

Khumalo ZT, Catanese HN, Liesching N, Hove P, Collins NE, Chaisi ME, Gebremedhin AH, Oosthuizen MC, Brayton KA.

J Clin Microbiol. 2016 Oct;54(10):2503-12. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01029-16. Epub 2016 Jul 20.

11.

Molecular investigation of tick-borne haemoparasite infections among transhumant zebu cattle in Karamoja Region, Uganda.

Byaruhanga C, Collins NE, Knobel D, Chaisi ME, Vorster I, Steyn HC, Oosthuizen MC.

Vet Parasitol Reg Stud Reports. 2016 Jun;3-4:27-35. doi: 10.1016/j.vprsr.2016.06.004. Epub 2016 Jun 29.

PMID:
31014496
12.

Endemic status of tick-borne infections and tick species diversity among transhumant zebu cattle in Karamoja Region, Uganda: Support for control approaches.

Byaruhanga C, Collins NE, Knobel D, Kabasa W, Oosthuizen MC.

Vet Parasitol Reg Stud Reports. 2015 Dec;1-2:21-30. doi: 10.1016/j.vprsr.2015.11.001. Epub 2016 Jan 30. Review.

PMID:
31018404
13.

Co-infections determine patterns of mortality in a population exposed to parasite infection.

Woolhouse ME, Thumbi SM, Jennings A, Chase-Topping M, Callaby R, Kiara H, Oosthuizen MC, Mbole-Kariuki MN, Conradie I, Handel IG, Poole EJ, Njiiri E, Collins NE, Murray G, Tapio M, Auguet OT, Weir W, Morrison WI, Kruuk LE, Bronsvoort BM, Hanotte O, Coetzer K, Toye PG.

Sci Adv. 2015 Mar 20;1(2):e1400026. doi: 10.1126/sciadv.1400026. eCollection 2015 Mar.

14.

Using participatory epidemiology to investigate management options and relative importance of tick-borne diseases amongst transhumant zebu cattle in Karamoja Region, Uganda.

Byaruhanga C, Oosthuizen MC, Collins NE, Knobel D.

Prev Vet Med. 2015 Dec 1;122(3):287-97. doi: 10.1016/j.prevetmed.2015.10.011. Epub 2015 Oct 26.

15.

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.

Njiiri NE, Bronsvoort BM, Collins NE, Steyn HC, Troskie M, Vorster I, Thumbi SM, Sibeko KP, Jennings A, van Wyk IC, Mbole-Kariuki M, Kiara H, Poole EJ, Hanotte O, Coetzer K, Oosthuizen MC, Woolhouse M, Toye P.

Vet Parasitol. 2015 May 30;210(1-2):69-76. doi: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2015.02.020. Epub 2015 Mar 16.

16.

Tick-borne haemoparasites in African buffalo (Syncerus caffer) from two wildlife areas in Northern Botswana.

Eygelaar D, Jori F, Mokopasetso M, Sibeko KP, Collins NE, Vorster I, Troskie M, Oosthuizen MC.

Parasit Vectors. 2015 Jan 15;8:26. doi: 10.1186/s13071-014-0627-y.

17.

Phylogeny of Theileria buffeli genotypes identified in the South African buffalo (Syncerus caffer) population.

Chaisi ME, Collins NE, Oosthuizen MC.

Vet Parasitol. 2014 Aug 29;204(3-4):87-95. doi: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2014.06.001. Epub 2014 Jun 8.

PMID:
25002308
18.

Evaluation of a real-time PCR test for the detection and discrimination of theileria species in the African buffalo (Syncerus caffer).

Chaisi ME, Janssens ME, Vermeiren L, Oosthuizen MC, Collins NE, Geysen D.

PLoS One. 2013 Oct 17;8(10):e75827. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0075827. eCollection 2013.

19.

Sequence variation identified in the 18S rRNA gene of Theileria mutans and Theileria velifera from the African buffalo (Syncerus caffer).

Chaisi ME, Collins NE, Potgieter FT, Oosthuizen MC.

Vet Parasitol. 2013 Jan 16;191(1-2):132-7. doi: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2012.08.005. Epub 2012 Aug 15.

PMID:
22940566
20.

Identification of Ehrlichia ruminantium proteins that activate cellular immune responses using a reverse vaccinology strategy.

Liebenberg J, Pretorius A, Faber FE, Collins NE, Allsopp BA, van Kleef M.

Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2012 Jan 15;145(1-2):340-9. doi: 10.1016/j.vetimm.2011.12.003. Epub 2011 Dec 9.

PMID:
22261504
21.

Occurrence of blood-borne tick-transmitted parasites in common tsessebe (Damaliscus lunatus) antelope in Northern Cape Province, South Africa.

Brothers PS, Collins NE, Oosthuizen MC, Bhoora R, Troskie M, Penzhorn BL.

Vet Parasitol. 2011 Dec 29;183(1-2):160-5. doi: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2011.06.015. Epub 2011 Jun 25.

PMID:
21764218
22.

Identification of Theileria parva and Theileria sp. (buffalo) 18S rRNA gene sequence variants in the African Buffalo (Syncerus caffer) in southern Africa.

Chaisi ME, Sibeko KP, Collins NE, Potgieter FT, Oosthuizen MC.

Vet Parasitol. 2011 Dec 15;182(2-4):150-62. doi: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2011.05.041. Epub 2011 May 27.

PMID:
21700394
23.

Analyses of genes encoding Theileria parva p104 and polymorphic immunodominant molecule (PIM) reveal evidence of the presence of cattle-type alleles in the South African T. parva population.

Sibeko KP, Collins NE, Oosthuizen MC, Troskie M, Potgieter FT, Coetzer JA, Geysen D.

Vet Parasitol. 2011 Sep 27;181(2-4):120-30. doi: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2011.04.035. Epub 2011 Apr 28.

PMID:
21621920
24.

Clinical image: keratitis in reactive arthritis.

Collins NE, Fitzgerald O, Murphy CC.

Arthritis Rheum. 2011 Aug;63(8):2522. doi: 10.1002/art.30397. No abstract available.

25.

Genetic diversity of piroplasms in plains zebra (Equus quagga burchellii) and Cape mountain zebra (Equus zebra zebra) in South Africa.

Bhoora R, Buss P, Guthrie AJ, Penzhorn BL, Collins NE.

Vet Parasitol. 2010 Nov 24;174(1-2):145-9. doi: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2010.08.014. Epub 2010 Aug 21.

PMID:
20833476
26.

Occurrence of Theileria parva and other haemoprotozoa in cattle at the edge of Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.

Yusufmia SB, Collins NE, Nkuna R, Troskie M, Van den Bossche P, Penzhorn BL.

J S Afr Vet Assoc. 2010 Mar;81(1):45-9.

PMID:
20649154
27.

Sequence heterogeneity in the equi merozoite antigen gene (ema-1) of Theileria equi and development of an ema-1-specific TaqMan MGB assay for the detection of T. equi.

Bhoora R, Quan M, Matjila PT, Zweygarth E, Guthrie AJ, Collins NE.

Vet Parasitol. 2010 Aug 27;172(1-2):33-45. doi: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2010.04.025. Epub 2010 Apr 28.

PMID:
20493635
28.

Putative clinical piroplasmosis in a Burchell's zebra (Equus quagga burchelli).

Lampen F, Bhoora R, Collins NE, Penzhorn BL.

J S Afr Vet Assoc. 2009 Dec;80(4):257-60.

PMID:
20458869
29.

Studies of a polymorphic Ehrlichia ruminantium gene for use as a component of a recombinant vaccine against heartwater.

Pretorius A, Liebenberg J, Louw E, Collins NE, Allsopp BA.

Vaccine. 2010 Apr 30;28(20):3531-9. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2010.03.017. Epub 2010 Mar 23.

PMID:
20338214
30.

Sequence heterogeneity in the gene encoding the rhoptry-associated protein-1 (RAP-1) of Babesia caballi isolates from South Africa.

Bhoora R, Quan M, Zweygarth E, Guthrie AJ, Prinsloo SA, Collins NE.

Vet Parasitol. 2010 May 11;169(3-4):279-88. doi: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2010.01.009. Epub 2010 Jan 20.

PMID:
20138703
31.

Development and evaluation of real-time PCR assays for the quantitative detection of Babesia caballi and Theileria equi infections in horses from South Africa.

Bhoora R, Quan M, Franssen L, Butler CM, van der Kolk JH, Guthrie AJ, Zweygarth E, Jongejan F, Collins NE.

Vet Parasitol. 2010 Mar 25;168(3-4):201-11. doi: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2009.11.011. Epub 2009 Nov 20.

PMID:
20031328
32.

Four p67 alleles identified in South African Theileria parva field samples.

Sibeko KP, Geysen D, Oosthuizen MC, Matthee CA, Troskie M, Potgieter FT, Coetzer JA, Collins NE.

Vet Parasitol. 2010 Feb 10;167(2-4):244-54. doi: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2009.09.026. Epub 2009 Sep 20.

PMID:
19836893
33.

Identification of novel Babesia and Theileria species in South African giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis, Linnaeus, 1758) and roan antelope (Hippotragus equinus, Desmarest 1804).

Oosthuizen MC, Allsopp BA, Troskie M, Collins NE, Penzhorn BL.

Vet Parasitol. 2009 Jul 7;163(1-2):39-46. doi: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2009.03.045. Epub 2009 Apr 5.

PMID:
19410370
34.

Sequence heterogeneity in the 18S rRNA gene within Theileria equi and Babesia caballi from horses in South Africa.

Bhoora R, Franssen L, Oosthuizen MC, Guthrie AJ, Zweygarth E, Penzhorn BL, Jongejan F, Collins NE.

Vet Parasitol. 2009 Feb 5;159(2):112-20. doi: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2008.10.004. Epub 2008 Oct 11.

PMID:
19019541
35.

A heterologous prime/boost immunisation strategy protects against virulent E. ruminantium Welgevonden needle challenge but not against tick challenge.

Pretorius A, van Kleef M, Collins NE, Tshikudo N, Louw E, Faber FE, van Strijp MF, Allsopp BA.

Vaccine. 2008 Aug 12;26(34):4363-71. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2008.06.006. Epub 2008 Jun 20.

PMID:
18602727
36.

Development and evaluation of a real-time polymerase chain reaction test for the detection of Theileria parva infections in Cape buffalo (Syncerus caffer) and cattle.

Sibeko KP, Oosthuizen MC, Collins NE, Geysen D, Rambritch NE, Latif AA, Groeneveld HT, Potgieter FT, Coetzer JA.

Vet Parasitol. 2008 Aug 1;155(1-2):37-48. doi: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2008.03.033. Epub 2008 Jun 2.

PMID:
18514421
37.

Identification of a novel Babesia sp. from a sable antelope (Hippotragus niger Harris, 1838).

Oosthuizen MC, Zweygarth E, Collins NE, Troskie M, Penzhorn BL.

J Clin Microbiol. 2008 Jul;46(7):2247-51. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00167-08. Epub 2008 May 28.

38.

Protection against heartwater by DNA immunisation with four Ehrlichia ruminantium open reading frames.

Pretorius A, Collins NE, Steyn HC, van Strijp F, van Kleef M, Allsopp BA.

Vaccine. 2007 Mar 8;25(12):2316-24. Epub 2006 Dec 11.

PMID:
17224211
39.

The genome of the heartwater agent Ehrlichia ruminantium contains multiple tandem repeats of actively variable copy number.

Collins NE, Liebenberg J, de Villiers EP, Brayton KA, Louw E, Pretorius A, Faber FE, van Heerden H, Josemans A, van Kleef M, Steyn HC, van Strijp MF, Zweygarth E, Jongejan F, Maillard JC, Berthier D, Botha M, Joubert F, Corton CH, Thomson NR, Allsopp MT, Allsopp BA.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2005 Jan 18;102(3):838-43. Epub 2005 Jan 6.

40.

Characterization of a major outer membrane protein multigene family in Ehrlichia ruminantium.

van Heerden H, Collins NE, Brayton KA, Rademeyer C, Allsopp BA.

Gene. 2004 Apr 14;330:159-68.

PMID:
15087135
41.

Development of improved attenuated and nucleic acid vaccines for heartwater.

Collins NE, Pretorius A, van Kleef M, Brayton KA, Allsopp MT, Zweygarth E, Allsopp BA.

Dev Biol (Basel). 2003;114:121-36.

PMID:
14677683
42.

Development of improved vaccines for heartwater.

Collins NE, Pretorius A, Van Kleef M, Brayton KA, Zweygarth E, Allsopp BA.

Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2003 Jun;990:474-84.

PMID:
12860676
43.

Preparation of Ehrlichia ruminantium challenge material for quantifiable and reproducible challenge in mice and sheep.

Brayton KA, Collins NE, van Strijp F, Allsopp BA.

Vet Parasitol. 2003 Feb 28;112(1-2):63-73.

PMID:
12581585
44.

Sequence analysis of three Ehrlichia ruminantium LambdaGEM-11 clones.

Pretorius A, Collins NE, Steyn HC, Allsopp BA.

Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2002 Oct;969:155-8.

PMID:
12381582
45.

Genetic immunization with Ehrlichia ruminantium GroEL and GroES homologues.

Pretorius A, Van Strijp F, Brayton KA, Collins NE, Allsopp BA.

Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2002 Oct;969:151-4.

PMID:
12381581
46.

Sequencing of a 15-kb Ehrlichia ruminantium clone and evaluation of the cpg1 open reading frame for protection against heartwater.

Louw E, Brayton KA, Collins NE, Pretorius A, Van Strijp F, Allsopp BA.

Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2002 Oct;969:147-50.

PMID:
12381580
47.

Major outer membrane proteins of Ehrlichia ruminantium encoded by a multigene family.

Van Heerden H, Collins NE, Allsopp MT, Allsopp BA.

Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2002 Oct;969:131-4.

PMID:
12381577
48.

Molecular diagnosis of theileriosis and heartwater in bovines in Africa.

Collins NE, Allsopp MT, Allsopp BA.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2002 Apr;96 Suppl 1:S217-24. Review.

PMID:
12055842
49.

Cowdria ruminantium DNA is unstable in a SuperCos1 library.

Brayton KA, De Villiers EP, Fehrsen J, Nxomani C, Collins NE, Allsopp BA.

Onderstepoort J Vet Res. 1999 Jun;66(2):111-7.

PMID:
10486827

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