BOOKS

Lyimo, C.M. (2015). Genetic Characterization of Tanzanian Indigenous Chickens in Relation to the Worldwide Spectrum of Chicken Diversity. Cuvillier Verlag , Göttingen, ISBN 978-3-95404-964-6 (Publisher and Book Abstract) 

JOURNAL ARTICLES

Nguluma A.S., Huang Y., Zhao Y., Chen .L, Msalya G., Lyimo C., Guangxin E. and Chenyambuga S.W. (2018). Polymorphisms of Myostatin gene and its association with growth in two strains of Small East African and Blended goats of Tanzania. Livestock Research for Rural Development. Volume 30 (2) http://www.lrrd.org/lrrd30/2/asng30025.html (Article)

Nguluma, A. S., Huang, Y., Zhao, Y., Chen, L., Msalya, G., Lyimo, C., Guangxin, E., and Chenyambuga, S. W. (2018). Assessment of genetic variation among four populations of Small East African goats using microsatellite markers. South African Journal of Animal Science, 48(1), 117-127 (Article)

Nguluma A.S., Msalya G., Lyimo C.M., Huang Y., Zhao Y., Chen  L., Chenyambuga, S.W. (2017). Phylogenetic relationship and variation among four strains of Small East African goats of Tanzania based on mitochondrial DNA. Asian Australasian Journal of Animal Sciences. DOI 10.5713/ajas.17.0327 (Abstract)

Lyimo C.M.,Weigend A., Msoffe P.L., Hocking P.M., Simianer H. and Weigend S.  (2015). Maternal Genealogical Patterns of Chicken Breeds Sampled in Europe. Animal Genetics46(4), 447 – 451 (Article)

Lyimo C.M., Weigend A., Msoffe P.L., Eding H., Hocking P.M., Simianer H. and Weigend S. (2015). Maternal Genealogical Patterns of Chicken Breeds Sampled in Europe. Animal Genetics 46 (4), 447-451 (Article)

Lyimo C.M., Weigend A., Msoffe P.L., Eding H., Simianer H. and Weigend S. (2014). Global diversity and genetic contributions of chicken populations from African, Asian and European regions. Animal Genetics 45(6), 836-848 (Article) 

Lyimo C.M., Weigend A., Janßen-Tapken U., Msoffe P.L., Simianer H. and Weigend S. (2013). Assessing the genetic diversity of five Tanzanian chicken ecotypes using molecular tools. South African Journal of Animal Science 43 (4): 499-510 (Abstract /Full Article) 

Mbaga, S.H., Lyimo, C.M., Kifaro, G.C. and Lekule, F.P. (2005). Phenotypic Characterization and Production Performance of Local Pigs Under Village Settings in the Southern Highland Zone, Tanzania. Animal Genetic Resources Information. (FAO). AGRI 2005, 37: 83-90 (Abstract / Volume)

PROCEEDINGS

Lyimo CM., Weigend A., Janßen-Tapken U., Msoffe PL., Simianer H. and S. Weigend S. (2013). A Global Assessment of Population Structure and Genetic Diversity in Chicken Populations from Africa, Asia, Europe, Red Jungle Fowls and Commercial Breeds. Conference on International Research on Food Security, Natural Resource Management and Rural Development. TROPENTAG 2013, Sept. 17th – 19th Hohenheim, Germany (Abstract / Article) 

Lyimo, C.M. Weigend, A., Janßen-Tapken, U, Msoffe, P.L., Simianer, H. and Weigend, S. (2012). Assessing Genetic Diversity of Five Tanzanian Chicken Ecotypes Using Microsatellite Markers and Mitochondrial DNA D-loop Sequencing. Tropentag 2012, Göttingen, Germany, Sept. 19-21, 2012. (Abstract / Article) 

Luoga, E.J., Silayo, D.A., Abdallah, J.M., Mombo, F., Ngetti, M.S., Lyimo, C. and Shemdoe, R.S. (2007). Comparison of the influence of Pastoral and Farming Systems on Tree Species Diversity in Kilasa District. Poverty Reduction. The Role of Agricultural and Natural Resources Research. Proceeding of the second annual PANTIL (Programme for Agricultural and Natural Resources Transformation for Improved Livelihoods) research workshop held in Morogoro, 15th – 17th October. 2007. pp 91-96

Abdalah, J.M., Ngeti, M.S., Silayo, D.A., Mombo, F., Shemdoe, R., Luoga, E.J., Lyimo, C. and Benjaminsen, T.A. (2007). Situation analyisis of livelihoods under pastoral-farming communities in Kilosa. Proceeding of the first annual PANTIL (Programme for Agricultural and Natural Resources Transformation for Improved Livelihoods) research workshop held in Morogoro, 25th – 27th Sept. 2006. pp 64-73 

Mombo, F. Silayo, D.A. Abdalah, J.M., Shemdoe, R., Luoga, E.J., Lyimo, C., Ngeti, S. and Benjaminsen, T.A. (2007). The role of resource on farmers-pastoralists conflicts in Kilosa District, Tanzania. Transforming Livelihoods of Small Scale Farmers. Contribution of Agricultural and Natural Resources Research. Proceeding of the first annual PANTIL (Programme for Agricultural and Natural Resources Transformation for Improved Livelihoods) research workshop held in Morogoro, 25th – 27th Sept. 2006. pp 74-81 

Mbaga, S.H., Lyimo, C.M. Kifaro, G.C. and Kimbi, E.C. (2003). Tanzania indigenous pigs in the southern highlands. Proceedings of the 30th Scientific Conference of the Tanzania Society of Animal Production (TSAP). TSAP Conference series Vol. 30, (2003). pp 71-78. Published by Tanzania Society for Animal Production (TSAP), P.O. Box 3004, Morogoro, Tanzania. Fax: 255-23-2604562, Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.(Abstract) 

Kimambo, A.E., Mutayoba, S.K. and Lyimo, C.M. (1999). Effect of bedding materials on the feeding value of poultry manure for ruminants. Proceedings of the 26th Scientific Conference of the Tanzania Society of Animal Production (TSAP). TSAP Conference series Vol. 26, (1999), pp 200-211. August 3-5, 1999. Published by Tanzania Society for Animal Production (TSAP), P.O. Box 3004, Morogoro, Tanzania. Fax: 255-23-2604562, Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

ABSTRACTS/ POSTERS

Fellmin M., Weigend S., Henning M., Ehling C., Weigend A., Lyimo C. and Tiemann I. (2016). Cryopreservation and Characteristics of Traditional Old Chicken Breeds in Germany. The Proceeding of XXV World Poultry Congress. Beijing, China, 5 - 9 September2016. pp. 295 (Abstract) 

Lyimo CM., Weigend A., Janßen-Tapken U., Msoffe PL., Simianer H. and S. Weigend S. (2013). A Global Assessment of Population Structure and Genetic Diversity in Chicken Populations from Africa, Asia and Europe. 8th European Symposium on Poultry Genetics (WPSA), Venice, Italy 25th – 27th 2013, Abstract of Poster P-20 (Abstract)

Lyimo, C.M. (2009). Challenges of Agricultural Development and Resources Management in the Rapid Population Growth. Theme: Agriculture Primacy (Agriculture first) and Mwalimu Nyerere’s Development Philosophy. 10th Mwl. Julius Nyerere Memorial Celebration. Organized by Mzumbe Unversity (MU). 22nd October 2009 

Lyimo, C.M. (2008). Persistence organic Pollutants (POPs) Control in Tanzania to safeguards the Environment, Sustainable Agriculture and Life. Environmental Watch Association of Tanzania (EWAT). Morogoro, Tanzania. 5th April, 2008.

DNA Sequences Submitted to the National Centre for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) Data Base

100 Mitochondrial DNA sequences of five Tanzanian Chicken Breeds submitted to the NCBI Gene Bank with accession number KP067445 – KP06745. Sequences submitted at 30th of October, 2014 (NCBI-GeneBank) 

515 Mitochondrial DNA sequences of 55 European Chicken Breeds submitted to the NCBI Gene Bank with the accession number KP141230 – KP141745. Sequences submitted at 12th of November, 2014 (NCBI-GeneBank)

 

 

Following the domestication

Lovely Pigeons of St. Mark’s Square in Venice
Feeding Kuchi and pigeons together
In the efforts of domestication