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Tag Archives: vector-borne disease
Perform an internet search for “Chikungunya” and you’ll find numerous recent articles. Here’s a summary of the situation and why you should care.
The Entomology Department is having a talk this week that may be of interest to those of you who work on vector-borne diseases: “Entomological Perspectives on Pesticide Regulation: At the busy intersection of science and law” by Dr. Clayton Meyers.
For those of you who are interested in vector-borne disease, there’s a tick seminar tomorrow: Fighting the Bite: Tick Management and Reducing the Risk for Tick-borne Disease Kirby Stafford III, The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, 11:15 … Continue reading