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Mosquitoes 'disappearing' in some parts of Africa

August 31, 2011

Malaria-carrying mosquitoes are disappearing in some parts of Africa, but scientists are unsure as to why ...

Severson lectures at 12th international dengue course in Cuba

August 26, 2011

In a rare opportunity for scientific connections with Cuba, David Severson lectured this summer at the 12th International Dengue Course at the Pedro Kouri Tropical Medicine Institute (TPK) in Havana ...

Leishmaniasis: Middle East and North Africa Research and Development Priorities

August 11, 2011

Dr. Mary Ann McDowell, member of the Eck Institute for Global Health was the lead author on a Policy Platform article recently published in PloS Neglected Tropical Diseases, regarding leishmaniasis in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA).  The policy reforms requested in the document reflect the outcome of an interdisciplinary workshop of approximately 100 scientists and administrators from the United States and countries in the MENA region ...