NAME:                    Musa Isiyaku Ahmed
Department:            Veterinary Parasitology & Entomology
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CURRENT RANK      Professor 


PUBLICATIONS IN PEER-REVIEWED JOURNALS:

  1. Ahmed, M.I., Umoh, J.U. and Brisibe, F. (1992). Risk factors of ovine and caprine coccidiosis in an arid zone of Nigeria. Indian Vet. Med. J., 16: 274-278.
  2. Basu, A.K., Ahmed, M.I., Nawathe, D.R. and Srivastava, G.C. (1992). Efficacy of Ivomec pour-on on gastrointestinal nematode parasites of cattle. Bull. Anim. Hlth. Prod. Afr., 40: 205-207.
  3. Ahmed, M.I. and Sinha, P.K. (1993). Prevalence of poultry helminthiasis in an arid-zone in Nigeria. Indian Vet. J., 70: 703-704.
  4. Ahmed, M.I., Nwosu, C.O. and Srivastava, G.C. (1993).Economic importance of parasitic diseases of livestock in Maiduguri, North-Eastern Nigeria. Annals of Borno, 10: 265-268.
  5. Ahmed, M.I., Basu, A.K. and El-Yuguda, A.D. (1994). Prevalence of canine haemoparasitic infections in Maiduguri, Borno State Nigeria. Indian J. Anim. Hlth., 33(2): 131-132.
  6. Ahmed, M.I., Osiyemi, T.I.O. and Ardo, M.B. (1994). Prevalene of bovine trypanosome infections in Damboa Local Government Area Borno State. Nigerian Journal of Animal Production, 21: 186-187.
  7. Basu, A.K., Ahmed, M.I., Shinggu, P.A. and Srivastava, G.C. (1994). A comparative study on the different solutions used in the diagnosis of gastrointestinal helminth and protozoa infections. Bull. Anim. Prod. Afr., 42: 37-39.
  8. Brisibe, F. and Ahmed, M.I. (1995). Hospital prevalence of pulmonary tuberculosis in Maiduguri Metropolis in Nigeria: A six-year retrospective study (1986-1991). Nigerian Medical Journal, 29(3): 90-94.
  9. Ahmed, M.I., Brisibe, F. and Ogbogu, V.C. (1996). Age and sex distribution of equine helminthic infections in arid North-Eastern Nigeria. Indian Vet. J., 73: 16-20.
  10. Ahmed, M.I., Iwuoha, C.L. and Yahaya, A. (1997). Ovine and caprine coccidian infections in Maiduguri, Nigeria. Annals of Borno, 13/14: 387-391.
  11. Ahmed, M.I., Shinggu, P.A. and Basu, A.K. (2003). Susceptibility of the soft tick Ornithodorus savignyi to different classes of acaricides. The Nigerian Journal of Parasitology, 24: 179-184.
  12. Nwosu, C.O., Adamu, M., Shinggu, P.A. and Ahmed, M.I. (2003). Parasites of Camels (Camelus dromedarius) in Borno State, Nigeria. Nig. J. Exptl. Appl. Biol., 4(1): 65-70.
  13. Ahmed, M.I., Ambali, A.G. and Baba, S.S. (2006). Haematologcal and biochemical responses of Balami sheep to experimental Fasciola gigantica infection. Journal of Food Agriculture & Environment, 4(2): 71-74.
  14. Biu, A. A., Ahmed, M. I. and Yunusa, A.I. (2006). Prevalence of Equine Babesiosis in Maiduguri, Nigeria. International Journal of Biomedical and Health Sciences, 2(2): 81-83.
  15. Biu, A. A., Ahmed M. I. and Wakawa, M. (2006). Retrospective study of domestic animal diseases handled at the zonal veterinary clinic, Maiduguri,Nigeria. International Journal of Biomedical and Health Sciences, 2(2): 85-89.
  16. Biu, A.A., Ahmed, M.I. and Mshelia, S.S. (2006).Economic assessment of losses due to parasitic diseases common at the Maiduguri abattoir, Nigeria. Afr. Scie., 7(3): 143-145.
  17. Biu, A.A., Ahmed, M.I. and Funke, S.B. (2006). Lousiness in sheep and goats in Maiduguri, Nigeria. International J. Biomed. Hlth. Scie., 2(2): 91-95.
  18. Biu, A.A., Ahmed, M.I. and Makama, L. (2006/2007). Prevalence of Haemoparasites of Domestic Guinea fowls in Maiduguri, Nigeria. Annals of Borno, 23/24: 245-248.
  19. Biu, A.A., Ahmed, M.I. and Mangoro, Z.M. (2007). Parasites of village house rats (Mastomyx species) in sub-rural areas of Maiduguri, Northeastern Nigeria. International J. Biomed. Hlth. Scie., 3(3): 147-151.
  20. Biu, A.A., Ahmed, M.I. and Edward, P. W. (2007). Prevalence of Caprine paramphistomosis in Maiduguri Metropolitan Abattoir, Maiduguri, Nigeria. Nig. J. Exptl. Appl. Biol., 8(1): 45-47.
  21. Musa I. Ahmed, Abdul-Ganiyu Ambali and Saka S. Baba (2008). Freshwater fish parasites in the Lake Chad basin. Journal of Food Agriculture & Environment, Vol. 6(1) 113-117.
  22. Ahmed, M.I., Tijjani, A.N. and Mustapha, A.R. (2008). Survey for common diseases and management practices of donkeys (Equus asinus) in Borno state, Nigeria. Nigerian Veterinary Journal, 29(3): 1-5.
  23. Ahmed, M.I., Mbaya, A.W. and Yahaya M.K.  (2009). Prevalence of Bovine Coccidial Infection in the Semi - arid Region of North-eastern, Nigeria, Sahel Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 8(1) 7-9.
  24. Mbaya, A.W., Ahmed, M.I.,Adamu, M. and Gyang, S.N. (2009).Toxicity and combined therapeutic activity of artemether and lumefantrine inTrypanasoma brucei infected rats. Nigerian Journal of Parasitology, 30(1):43-47.
  25. M.I. Ahmed, A.G. Ambali and S.S. Baba (2010). Tissue responses of Clarias gariepinus (Catfish) to experimental Eimeria subepithelialis infection. Veterinary Parasitology, 171: 181-184.
  26. Albert Wulari Mbaya, Musa Isiyaku Ahmed, Umar Isa Ibrahim and Krumah Jethniel Lamurde (2010). Trichinilosis in African giant rats (Cricetomys gambianus) in the arid-region of Northeastern Nigeria. Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences, Vol. 1(10),pp460-464.
  27. A G Mairiga, H J Balla and M I Ahmad (2011). Prevalence of trichomonas vaginalis infections among antenatal clients in Maiduguri Nigeria. International Journal of Biological & Medical Research, 2(4): 998-1002.
  28. S.N. Karshima and M.I. Ahmed (2012). Prevalence of coccidian oocysts in Clarias and Tilapia fish from Lake Alau, Maiduguri, Nigeria. Sahel Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 11(1): 65-67.
  29. Basu A. K.1, Shinggu, P. A. 2, and Ahmed, M.I. (2013). Studies on diurnal abundance of the soft tick Ornithodoros savignyi in semi-arid Nigeria. Trinidad Journal of Veterinary Sciences (Accepted).