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Table 1 Detection of trypanosome infections in cattle and goats from Petauke and Chama districts by microscopy PCR and LAMP

From: Studies of trypanosomiasis in the Luangwa valley, north-eastern Zambia

District Animals   SRA-PCR KIN-PCR TviCatL-PCR PFR-LAMP
Trypanozoon T. congolense
+ - + - + - + - + -
Petauke Cattle Microscopy + 0 6 1a 5 0 6 1 5 3 3
+
   - 0 40 0 40 8 32 3 37 12 28
Isoka Cattle + 0 6 0 6 0 6 0 6 0 6
   - 0 86 0 86 0 86 0 86 5 81
Chama Cattle + 0 3 0 3 1 2 1c 2 1 2
   - 1b 101 1b 101 0 102 0 102 27 75
  Goats + 0 2 1 1 0 2 1 1 1 1
   - 0 34 0 34 3 31 1 33 3 31
  1. aThis cow was also PFR-LAMP positive. bThis was the same cow and also PFR-LAMP positive. cThis cow was also diagnosed with T. vivax by microscopy based on morphology and rapid forward movement