The Institute is also working with other Egyptian partners, including Kafr El Sheik University and the Egyptian commercial tilapia farming sector on a project, funded by DFID Newton, looking into the modification of fish farm design and management practices to control fish diseases. Infected ruminants are the primary source of human infection; consequently, estimates Kafr el Carbon Sheikh sexual in encounters the frequency of ruminant brucellosis are useful elements for building effective control strategies. We conducted a cross-sectional study in which sheep, goats, cattle milk tanks and buffalo milk tanks were randomly selected in 40 villages and tested for the presence of antibodies against Brucella spp. The seroprevalence among different species was estimated and visualized using choropleth maps. It is also important in developing world contexts as it is inexpensive for small-scale farmers to grow for food, nutrition and income. Media enquiries to Corrie Campbell, Communications Officer, on or c. It has a naturally high tolerance to variable water quality and can grow in both freshwater and marine environments. GazipurBangladesh. A spatial scanning method was used to identify areas with significantly higher proportions of seropositive flocks and milk tanks. An effective integrated human-animal brucellosis control strategy is urgently needed. The southern part of the governorate had the highest seroprevalence with significant spatial clustering of seropositive flocks in the proximity of its capital and around the main animal markets. The high intensity of Kafr el Carbon Sheikh sexual in encounters transmission among ruminants combined with high livestock and human density and widespread marketing of unpasteurized milk and dairy products may explain why Egypt has one of the highest rates of human brucellosis worldwide.