The current research projects with which I am involved through the Center for Tropical Research include:
Sampling domestic and wild birds for the Avian flu virus and other bird diseases and pigs for the Swine flu virus in Cameroon.
Sampling domestic and wild bird communities across a range of agricultural and natural habitats in the Far North Province of Cameroon during critical winter season when long distance palearctic migratory birds are present to determine Avian influenza prevalence
Looking at the relationship between bird species, vegetation type and habitat in cocoa plantations in Southern Cameroon.
Collecting blood, cloacal and tracheal samples and morphometric data from both wild and domestic birds for DNA and RNA analysis and screening.
Radio-tagging Hornbills in the Kompia Community Forest in the periphery of the Dja Biosphere Reserve to monitor their migratory patterns in the Congo BasinRain Forest.
Surveillance of the Swine Influenza Virus, H1NI and other swine diseases in Cameroon.