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Frank N. Mwiine

  • PhD
  • Assoc. Professor & Dean
  • Makerere University, School of Biosecurity, Biotechnical & Laboratory Sciences, COVAB
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Research interests

African Swine Feverpeste des petits ruminants’ virus (PPRV)Foot-and-mouth disease viruses (FMDV)

About

Frank N. Mwiine, (BVM, MVPM, Ph.D.): Professor and Dean, School of Biosecurity, Biotechnical & Laboratory Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Animal Resources and Biosecurity (COVAB), Makerere University (http://covab.mak.ac.ug). Project Leader of Foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) Research group at COVAB. Before joining Makerere University, I worked as a Veterinary Officer for 5 years in the district Local Government under the Ministry of Agriculture Animal Industries and Fisheries (MAAIF), Uganda. I have extensive experience in Veterinary and agricaltural extension works, administration, networking, Laboratory based research skills and experience in serological and molecular techniques, methods and application especially on foot-and-mouth disease viruses (FMDV), peste des petits ruminants’ virus (PPRV), African Swine Fever Virus, Ebola and Marburg viruses and Brucellosis. I have published 30 Peer reviewed scientific articles, a book and a book chapter

Co-authors (53)

  • Dennis Muhanguzi

Publications (5)

  • Spatial and temporal distribution of lumpy skin disease outbreaks in Uganda (2002-2016)

    • Ochwo S
    • VanderWaal K
    • Munsey A
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  • Comparative detection of African swine fever virus by loop-mediated isothermal amplification assay and polymerase chain reaction in domestic pigs in Uganda

    • David K
    • Mathias A
    • Sylvester O
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  • Molecular characterization of African swine fever virus in apparently healthy domestic pigs in Uganda

    • David K
    • Sylvester O
    • Mathias A
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  • Epidemiological Overview of African Swine Fever in Uganda (2001–2012)

    • Atuhaire D
    • Ochwo S
    • Afayoa M
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  • Seroprevalence of Peste des Petits Ruminants (PPR) virus antibodies in goats and sheep in north-eastern Uganda

    • Ruhweza S
    • Ayebazibwe C
    • Mwiine F
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Professional experience

Assoc. Professor & Dean

Makerere University, School of Biosecurity, Biotechnical & Laboratory Sciences, COVAB

September 2015 - Present

Education

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

Makerere University

August 1994 - October 1999(5 years)