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Veterinary Medicine International
Volume 2010, Article ID 676451, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.4061/2010/676451
Research Article

Investigation into the Prevalence of Cryptosporidium Infection in Calves among Small-Holder Dairy and Traditional Herds in Tanzania

1Directorate of Veterinary Services, Veterinary Investigation Centre (VIC), P.O. Box 1068, Arusha 255, Tanzania
2Department of Animal Production, Tanga Dairy Trust (TADAT), P.O. Box 1720, Tanga 255, Tanzania

Received 16 September 2010; Accepted 10 November 2010

Academic Editor: David W. Horohov

Copyright © 2010 Emanuel S. Swai and Luuk Schoonman. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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