Emerging Pathogens Institute - University of Florida

Toxic cholera bacteria flourish after heavy rains and persist at other times, researchers suggest

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EPI Research Day 2018

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Haiti Water Summit

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EPI was created in 2006 to facilitate interdisciplinary studies of emergence and control of human, animal and plant pathogens of concern to the world.

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News and Announcements

Development of Vaccines Against Dengue and Zika

April 3, 2018 --- Hansi J. Dean, PhD, Vice President of Discovery Research, Takeda Vaccines, Inc. Read More


One Health talks Presents: "Of Humans and Vectors"

Monday, April 2nd, 2018 Read More


$3.2 Million grant funds development of new malaria vaccine

March 29, 2018 -- Gainesville, Fla. --- The Global Health Innovative Technology Fund has awarded the University of Florida and partners in the United States and Japan $3.2 million to advance a promising vaccine to prevent transmission of malaria. Read More


How much seafood did you eat? Photos jog memory, aid scientific recommendations

March 28, 2018 -- GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Seafood can be a tasty source of protein that supports a healthy, balanced diet. But too much of anything is not always beneficial, said Anne Mathews, a food and human nutrition scientist with the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences. Read More


Sandfly-Borne Viruses: Virus Discovery From Field Studies to Medical Aspects

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 -- Read More


Seminars and Events

Sandfly-Borne Viruses: Virus Discovery From Field Studies to Medical Aspects

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 -- Read More


Changes in Law, Science and Health

February 9, 2018 -- Read More


A Microbiological Cure for the Most Common Parasites on Earth

January 31, 2018 -- Raffi Aroian, PhD, Professor in the Program in Molecular Medicine at the University of Massachusetts Medical School Read More


One Health Talks: Close Encounters

Thursday, January 11, 2018 -- Read More


Linkage of Antimicrobial Resistance and Bacterial Parthenogenesis

December 6th, 2017--- William M. Shafer, PhD. , Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Emory University School of Medicine Read More