Speaker Series: Biological Control of Mosquito Disease Vectors

Prof Halfon Flyer

Speaker: Professor Mark Halfon (UB, Dept. of Biochemistry)
Date: Tuesday, April 18th Time: Pizza 6:30pm
Presentation 6:40pm
Location: NSC 216

3.2 billion people live in areas at risk of malaria transmission in 106 countries and territories, and the WHO estimated in 2015 that there were 214 million clinical episodes, and 438,000 deaths from it—the vast of majority of which occur in developing nations. Come hear Professor Halfon present on some important steps being taken to prevent mosquito-transmitted disease to spread.

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