African Journal of
Biotechnology

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Biotechnol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1684-5315
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJB
  • Start Year: 2002
  • Published Articles: 12278

Full Length Research Paper

Immunodiagnostic potential of a 27 kDa protein of Fusarium xylarioides, the cause of coffee wilt disease in Robusta coffee in Uganda

Olal, S.*
  • Olal, S.*
  • National Agricultural Research Organization, National Coffee Resources Research Institute, P.O.BOX 185 Mukono, Uganda.
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Atuhaire, K. D.*
  • Atuhaire, K. D.*
  • National Agricultural Research Organization, National Livestock Resources Research Institute, P.O.BOX 96, Tororo, Uganda; College of Veterinary medicine, Animal resources and Biosecurity, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda.
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Ochwo, S.
  • Ochwo, S.
  • College of Veterinary medicine, Animal resources and Biosecurity, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda.
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Kiiza, L.
  • Kiiza, L.
  • National Agricultural Research Organization, National Coffee Resources Research Institute, P.O.BOX 185 Mukono, Uganda.
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Kangire, A.
  • Kangire, A.
  • National Agricultural Research Organization, National Coffee Resources Research Institute, P.O.BOX 185 Mukono, Uganda.
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Musoli, P.
  • Musoli, P.
  • National Agricultural Research Organization, National Coffee Resources Research Institute, P.O.BOX 185 Mukono, Uganda.
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Olaho-Mukani, W.
  • Olaho-Mukani, W.
  • African Union-Interafrican Bureau of Animal Resources, P.O. BOX 30786, Nairobi, Kenya.
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Lubega, G. W.
  • Lubega, G. W.
  • College of Veterinary medicine, Animal resources and Biosecurity, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda.
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Hakiza, G. J.
  • Hakiza, G. J.
  • National Agricultural Research Organization, National Coffee Resources Research Institute, P.O.BOX 185 Mukono, Uganda.
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  •  Received: 07 November 2013
  •  Accepted: 20 June 2014
  •  Published: 16 July 2014

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