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Table 2 Prevalence of tsetse transmitted trypanosomes as revealed by ITS1 PCR detection method in cattle samples during an outbreak of cattle trypanosomiasis in the Blue Nile State, Sudan

From: An outbreak of bovine trypanosomiasis in the Blue Nile State, Sudan

Trypanosoma spp. infection Prevalence (%)
Tc + Tbb + Ts + Tv 1 (0.7)
Tc + Tbb + Ts 5 (3.5)
Tc + Tbb + Tv 1 (0.7)
Tbb +Ts + Tv 7 (5.0)
Ts + Tv + Tc 1 (0.7)
Tc + Tbb 6 (4.3)
Tc +Ts 6 (4.3)
Tc + Tv 5 (3.5)
Tb + Ts 5 (3.5)
Tb + Tv 5 (3.5)
Ts+ Tv 0
Tc 2 (1.4)
Tb 22 (15.6)
Ts 6 (4.3)
Tv 8 (5.7)
Overall prevalence of each species  
Tbb 36.9% (52/141)
Ts 22% (31/141)
Tv 20% (28/141)
Tc 19% (27/141)
Overall prevalence of all species 56.7% (80/141)
  1. Tc, Tbb, Ts and Tv represent T. congolense, T. b. brucei, T. simiae and T. vivax respectively.