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Prokaryotic diversity and potentially pathogenic bacteria in vended foods and environmental samples
Purpose: Ready-to-eat fast food vending outlets provide a cheap and readily available food. Foodborne diseases have been previously reported in Embu, Kenya, but data on the prokaryotic metagenome in vended foods is scanty. ...
Incidence of Brucella infection in various livestock species raised under the pastoral production system in Isiolo County, Kenya
Background: We implemented a longitudinal study to determine the incidence of Brucella infection in cattle, camels, sheep and goats that were being raised in a pastoral area in Isiolo County, Kenya. An initial cross-sectional ...
Geomorphic and Climatic Drivers Are Key Determinants of Structural Variability of Mangrove Forests along the Kenyan Coast
Mangrove forests occur across a diversity of coastal landforms that inﬂuence their structural development and productivity. Preliminary studies in Kenya indicate that mangroves growing in the region north and south of ...
Do afroalpine plants differ from other alpine plants by their leaf functional traits?
Afroalpine plants develop under specific climate with great daily fluctuations and weak seasonal dynamics of temperature. Do leaf functional traits of the plants in Mt. Kenya differ from those of temperate plants in ...