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Madariaga virus in Haiti

January 10, 2019

Madariaga virus in Haiti

J. Glenn Morris Jr. and colleagues report the apparent recent introduction of MADV (formerly South American eastern equine encephalitis virus) into Haiti.

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Current Issue December 2018

10/18/2018

Editorial

Catalyzing NTD gender and equity research: A call for papers

For NTDs, sex and gender roles can have a profound effect on healthcare access, health outcomes, and caregiver responsibilities. The Uniting to Combat NTDs Equity Working Group, in partnership with PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, is inviting manuscripts for a special journal supplement on gender and NTDs. Read the Editorial.

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Catalyzing NTD gender and equity research: A call for papers

01/07/2019

Research Article

Psychological burden and resilience factors in patients with Alveolar Echinococcosis

In this cross-sectional study, Christoph Nikendei, Anja Greinacher, and colleagues invited AE patients to report on mental health, physical health, quality of life, and their fear of disease progression. Read the Author Summary.

Psychological burden and resilience factors in patients with Alveolar Echinococcosis

Image credit: Wenya Liu, Éric Delabrousse, Oleg Blagosklonov, Jing Wang, Hongchun Zeng, Yi Jiang, Jian Wang, Yongde Qin, Dominique Angèle Vuitton and Hao Wen

01/08/2019

Research Article

Relevance of genetics to support Wolbachia deployment

Rafael Maciel-de-Freitas and colleagues report the failure of Wolbachia releases on a suburban isolated district of Brazil, demonstrating the key role of the insecticide resistance profile of released and wild mosquitoes. Read the Author Summary.

Relevance of genetics to support Wolbachia deployment

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01/07/2019

Research Article

Comparison of Buruli ulcer and Leptospirosis dynamics in urban and rural settings

Marine Combe, Rodolphe Elie Gozlan, and colleagues provide data on the prevalence of generalist vs. vector-borne aquatic bacterial pathogens to aid comparison of their environmental dynamics in the same unit of time and space, and across rural and urban habitats. Read the Author Summary.

Comparison of Buruli ulcer and Leptospirosis dynamics in urban and rural settings

Image credit: Combe M, Gozlan RE, Jagadesh S, Velvin CJ, Ruffine R, Demar MP, et al. (2019)

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