Researchers have suggested that disease “superspreaders” may have been responsible for two-thirds of cases in the West Africa Ebola epidemic. Targeting these individuals could lead to better disease control measures in future outbreaks.
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0 Study suggests “superspreaders” fueled the 2014–15 Ebola outbreak
0 Could drought increase the severity of West Nile virus outbreaks?
A recent study has demonstrated that drought is linked with increased severity of West Nile virus epidemics in the USA; these findings could help predict future outbreaks and guide public health efforts.