Emerging Pathogens Institute - University of Florida

The social and spatial ecology of dengue presence and burden during an outbreak in Guayaquil, Ecuador, 2012

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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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News and Announcements

The social and spatial ecology of dengue presence and burden during an outbreak in Guayaquil, Ecuador, 2012

May 18, 2018 -- Read More


Next-generation combination dosing strategies to target resistant gram negatives - leveraging unique penicillin-binding protein occupancy patterns

Wednesday, May 16, 2018-- Read More


Towards an Arbovirus Transmission-blocking Vaccine

Wednesday, May 9th, 2018-- Read More


Melioidosis: An emerging infectious disease in the Americas

May 8, 2018 -- Once thought to live only in Southeast Asia, the bacteria that cause melioidosis are now known to exist in South and Central America and the Caribbean. Read More


Researchers solve chlamydia mystery; reveal possible new drug target

May 7, 2018 -- A research team led by a leading UF EPI scientist has solved a long-standing mystery related to the most common sexually transmitted infection in the United States. Read More


Seminars and Events

Challenges and Opportunities for the sustainable control of malaria vectors

Wednesday, May 30th, 2018 -- Read More


Next-generation combination dosing strategies to target resistant gram negatives - leveraging unique penicillin-binding protein occupancy patterns

Wednesday, May 16, 2018-- Read More


Towards an Arbovirus Transmission-blocking Vaccine

Wednesday, May 9th, 2018-- Read More


One Health talks Presents: "Of Humans and Vectors"

Monday, April 2nd, 2018 Read More


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

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 -- Read More