Emerging Pathogens Institute - University of Florida

The (accidental) marine disease ecologist

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Parasites

Probing plant infections

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Crop pathogens

Research roundup: EPI's COVID-19 projects

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Interdisciplinary partnerships

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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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EPI collaborates with over 250 faculty members from around the world annually.

What boosts Aedes aegypti mosquitoes in coastal Ecuador?

What boosts Aedes aegypti mosquitoes in coastal Ecuador?

A new study determines which household-level characteristics influence the presence of disease-carrying Aedes aegypti mosquitoes in Huaquillas, Ecuador.

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EPI to support international research of coronavirus variants

EPI to support international research of coronavirus variants

The UF Emerging Pathogens Institute joined a consortium of global centers of excellence to study how coronavirus variants emerge and spread, as well as their impact on health. The project will focus on pregnant women and children, a population that has been often overlooked during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Scientific Publications

Scientific Publications

The faculty and affiliate members of the Emerging Pathogens Institute are heavily involved in scientific research and communicate their findings in some of the world's most prestigious journals. Find the current year's publications, and past year's archives, here.

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