Session: OS-B1
Minimizing the Impact of Disease within the Ecosystem I: Assessing Pathogens in the Environment and Control of Invertebrate Vectors of Disease

Infectious and parasitic diseases result from interaction between a host and pathogenic biological agents (virus, bacteria, protozoa) under the influence of host factors that influence susceptibility, such as nutrition and immunity, and external factors such as the environment. Disease transmission may be direct or indirect, in some cases requiring biological vectors such as mosquitoes, flies or ticks. The One Health approach to disease... [ view more ]

Prof. James DeMartini (Colorado State University)
14:00 - 16:00 on Monday, 11th of January 2016
Kirinyaga 1
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    James DeMartini (Colorado State University), Patricia Conrad (University of California Davis), David Ndreereh (Kenya Wildlife Service), Richard Bowen (Colorado State University), Paul Mireji (Yale University and Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Inst.), Ken Olson (Colorado State University), Jan Geu Grootenhuis (Wildlife Veterinarian)