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Global trends in antimicrobial use in food animals
Significance Antimicrobials are used in livestock production to maintain health and productivity. These practices contribute to the spread of drug-resistant pathogens in both livestock and humans,Expand
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Mapping the Global Distribution of Livestock
Livestock contributes directly to the livelihoods and food security of almost a billion people and affects the diet and health of many more. With estimated standing populations of 1.43 billionExpand
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Preparedness and vulnerability of African countries against importations of COVID-19: a modelling study
Summary Background The novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) epidemic has spread from China to 25 countries. Local cycles ofExpand
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Mapping H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza risk in Southeast Asia
The highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) H5N1 virus that emerged in southern China in the mid-1990s has in recent years evolved into the first HPAI panzootic. In many countries where the virusExpand
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Free-grazing Ducks and Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza, Thailand
Free-grazing ducks in rice paddies are a critical factor in the spread and persistence of avian influenza.
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Dynamic population mapping using mobile phone data
Significance Knowing where people are is critical for accurate impact assessments and intervention planning, particularly those focused on population health, food security, climate change, conflicts,Expand
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Anatidae Migration in the Western Palearctic and Spread of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza H5N1 Virus
Anatids may have spread the virus along their autumn migration routes.
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Population Distribution, Settlement Patterns and Accessibility across Africa in 2010
The spatial distribution of populations and settlements across a country and their interconnectivity and accessibility from urban areas are important for delivering healthcare, distributing resourcesExpand
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Avian influenza, domestic ducks and rice agriculture in Thailand.
Highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) caused by H5N1 viruses has become a global scale problem which first emerged in southern China and from there spread to other countries in Southeast and EastExpand
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Past and future spread of the arbovirus vectors Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus
The global population at risk from mosquito-borne diseases—including dengue, yellow fever, chikungunya and Zika—is expanding in concert with changes in the distribution of two key vectors: AedesExpand
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