Dr. John Yabe - Publications

Nakata, H., Nakayama, SM.M., Yabe J., Liazambi A., Mizukawa H., Darwish W.S., Ikenaka Y., Ishizuka M. 2015. Reliability of stable Pb isotopes to identify Pb sources and verifying biological fractionation of Pb isotopes in goats and chickens. Environmental Pollution (Article in press). doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2015.10.006.

Squarre, D., Yabe, J., Mumba, C., Mwase, M., Changula, K., Mwasinga, W., Munyeme, M. 2015. Toxaemia secondary to pyloric foreign body obstruction in two African lion (Panther leo) cubs. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine, 5(9): 930-931.

Mwase, M., Shimada, K., Mumba, C., Yabe, J., Squarre, D., Madarame, H. 2015. Positive Immunolabelling for Feline Infectious Peritonitis in an African Lion (Panthera leo) with Bilateral Panuveitis. Journal of Comparative Pathology, 152: 265-268. DOI: 10.1016/j.jcpa.2014.12.006.

Yabe, J., Nakayama, S.M.M., Ikenaka, Y., Bortey-Sam, N., Muzandu, K., Choongo, K., Kabalo, A.N., Ntapisha, J., Umemura, T., Ishizuka. M. 2015. Lead poisoning in children from townships in the vicinity of a lead-zinc mine in Kabwe, Zambia. Chemosphere, 119: 941-7.

Yabe, J., Hamambulu, P., Simulundu, E., Ogawa, H., Kajihara, M., Mori-Kajihara, A., Changula-Chitanga, K., Mwase, M., Mweemba-Muwowo, M., Chambaro, H.M., Mataa, L., Hang’ombe, B., Namangala, B., Fandamu, P., Sawa, H., Takada, A., Higashi, H., Mweene A.S. 2015. Pathological and molecular diagnosis of the 2013 African swine fever outbreak in Lusaka, Zambia. Tropical Animal Health and Production, 47(2): 59-63.

Simulundu, E., Nao, N., Yabe, J., Muto, N.A., Sithebe, T., Sawa, H., Manzoor, R., Kajihara, M., Muramatsu, M., Ishii, A., Ogawa, H., Mweene, A.S., Takada, A. 2014. The zoonotic potential of avian influenza viruses isolated from wild waterfowl in Zambia. Archives of Virology 159(10):2633-40 DOI: 10.1007/s00705-014-2124-1 (in press)

Mumba, C., Squarre, D., Mwase, M., Yabe, J., Shibahara. T. 2014. Calcinosis circumscripta in a captive African cheetah (Acinonyx Jubatus). Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 4(1): 930 - 932.

Nakayama, S.M.M., Ikenaka, Y., Hamada, K., Muzandu, K., Choongo, K., Yabe, J., Umemura, T., Ishizuka, M. 2013. Accumulation and biological effects of metals in wild rats in mining areas of Zambia. Environmental monitoring and assessment. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 185(6), 4907-4918.

Yabe, J., Nakayama, S.M.M., Ikenaka, Y., Muzandu, K., Choongo, K., Mainda, G., Kabeta, M., Ishizuka, M., Umemura, T. 2013. Metal distribution in tissues of free-range chickens near a lead-zinc mine in Kabwe, Zambia. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 32(1): 189-192.

Nakayama, S.M.M., Ikenaka, Y., Muzandu, K., Choongo, K., Yabe, J., Muroya, T., Ijiri, S., Umemura, T., Ishizuka, M. 2013. GIS-based source estimation of Cu pollution in Lake Itezhi-Tezhi and metal accumulation profiles in Oreochromis sp. And other fish species from both field and laboratory studies. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 64(1): 119-129.

Yabe, J., Nakayama, S.M.M., Ikenaka, Y., Muzandu, K., Ishizuka, M., Umemura, T. 2012. Accumulation of metals in the liver and kidneys of cattle from agricultural areas in Lusaka, Zambia. Journal of Veterinary Medical Science, 74(10): 1345-1347.

Ikenaka, Y., Nakayama, S.M.M., Muroya, T., Yabe, J., Konnai, S., Darwish, W., Muzandu, K., Choongo, K., Mainda, G., Teraoka, H., Umemura, T., Ishizuka, M. 2012. Effects of environmental lead contamination on cattle in a lead/zinc mining area: changes in cattle immune systems on exposure to lead in vivo and in vitro. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 31(10): 2300-2305.

Yabe, J., Nakayama, S.M.M., Ikenaka, Y., Muzandu, K., Ishizuka, M., Umemura, T. 2011. Uptake of lead, cadmium, and other metals in the liver and kidneys of cattle near a lead-zinc mine in Kabwe, Zambia. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 30(8): 1892-1897.

Yabe, J., Ishizuka, M., Umemura, T.  2010. Current levels of heavy metal pollution in Africa. Journal of Veterinary Medical Science, 72(10): 1257-1263.

Yabe, J., Phiri, I.K., Phiri, A.M., Chembensofu, M., Dorny, P., Vercruysse, J. 2008. Concurrent infections of Fasciola, Schistosoma and Amphistomum spp. in cattle from Kafue and Zambezi River basins of Zambia. Journal of Helminthology, 82: 373-376.

Hang’ombe, B.M., Isogai, E., Mubita, C., Isogai, N., Silungwe, M., Chisenga, C., Moonga, L., Mulenga, E., Yabe, J., Takaya, A., Yamamoto, T., Kurebayashi, Y., Isogai, H. 2008. Detection of invA, spiC, sipC, invF, and hilA in Salmonella isolated from beef and poultry by Dot Blot Hybridization in Zambia. Journal of Applied Research in Veterinary Medicine, 6 (1): 1-6.

Isogai, E., Makungu, C., Yabe, J., Sinkala, P., Nambota, A., Isogai, H., Fukushi, H., Silungwe, M., Mubita, C., Syakalima, M., Hang’ombe, B.M., Kozaki, S., Yasuda, J. 2005. Detection of Salmonella invA by Isothermal and Chimeric Primer-Initiated Amplification of Nucleic Acids (ICAN) in Zambia. Comparative Immunology, Microbiology & Infectious Diseases, 28: 363-370.

Isogai, E., Silungwe, M., Sinkala, P., Chisenga, C., Mubita, C., Syakalima M., Hang’ombe, B.M., Makungu, C., Yabe, J., Simuunza, M., Nambota, A., Isogai, H., Fukushi, H., Yasuda, J. 2005. Rapid detection of Salmonella on commercial carcasses by using Isothermal and Chimeric Primer-Initiated Amplification of Nucleic Acids (ICAN)-Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) in Zambia. International Journal of Applied Research in Veterinary Medicine, 3: 367-371.


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