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Table 9 Mean packed cell volume (PCV) of cattle sampled at study sites in northern Cameroon

From: Molecular screening of tsetse flies and cattle reveal different Trypanosoma species including T. grayi and T. theileri in northern Cameroon

Cattle breed Infected cattlea Non-infected cattleb Prevalence (%)
No. of samples Mean PCV (%) No. of samples Mean PCV (%)
Total 23 24.1 ± 5.7 369 27.1 ± 4.9 5.9
Gudali 16 24.8 ± 5.0 135 26.2 ± 5.1 10.6
White Fulani 6 22.5 ± 8.0 221 27.7 ± 4.6 2.6
Bokolodji 1 23 13 25.5 ± 5.8 7.1
  1. aInfected cattle include all animals, in which DNA of an identified Trypanosoma sp. was detected, but not those animals in which PCR products of unknown or bodonid origin were observed
  2. bNon-infected cattle include all animals in which no identified Trypanosoma sp. was detected