Predicting Cholera Epidemics

Predicting cholera epidemics now possible, suggests an article in ScienceNOW 17 Feb 2004. Cholera bacteria are normally found in coastal and estuarine waters where they live attached to the shells of tiny crustaceans called copepods. Cholera epidemics occur when the water supply is contaminated by large numbers of copepods. By understanding the climatic and other […]

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