Interesting articles on infectious diseases in developing world

From BBC:
Map pinpoints disease ‘hotspots’

A detailed map highlighting the world’s hotspots for emerging infectious diseases (EIDs) has been released.

From Reuters:
Study urges new focus in hunt for emerging diseases

LONDON, Feb 20 (Reuters) – Health experts are mostly looking in the wrong places for the next AIDS, Ebola, or bird flu and should shift resources from rich countries to the developing world most likely to spawn the next big disease, researchers say.


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