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Miami Herald Reports on Zika in Haiti in 2014

The Miami Herald published an article today on Zika fever in Haiti following a recent publication in PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases confirming that the Zika virus was present in Haiti in 2014, months before Brazilian scientists first verified that the pathogen was being transmitted within their country. Several EPI faculty members collaborated on this study. These include Dr. John Lednicky; Dr. J. Glenn Morris, Jr; Dr. Valery Madsen Beau de RocharsDr. Marco Salemi; and others.

Click here to read the story in the Miami Herald

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