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As Venezuela’s public health system collapses, mosquito-borne viruses re-emerge

The collapse of Venezuela’s public health system has terrible consequences inside the country, but it also is giving rise to mosquito-borne viruses that could spread to nearby countries.

Sarah White

Vector-borne diseases continue to plague the Caribbean

UF researchers have found a new “American strain’’ of chikungunya in mosquitos in Haiti that can be carried by mosquitos that have a wider range in the U.S.

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UF team takes fourth place at Emory Global Health Case Competition

The team developed a plan to respond to a hypothetical outbreak of coronavirus at a FIFA World Cup tournament.

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As Venezuela’s public health system collapses, mosquito-borne viruses re-emerge

June 18, 2018

The collapse of Venezuela's public health system has terrible consequences inside the country, but it also is giving rise to mosquito-borne viruses that could spread to nearby countries.

Vector-borne diseases continue to plague the Caribbean

June 13, 2018

UF researchers have found a new “American strain’’ of chikungunya in mosquitos in Haiti that can be carried by mosquitos that have a wider range in the U.S.

UF receives $8.7 million to improve nutritional quality, food safety in Ethiopia, Burkina Faso

March 12, 2018

Dr. Sarah McKune and colleagues will lead a project focused on chronic gut inflammation among children in Ethiopia.

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