Climate Change and Infectious Diseases: From Evidence to a Predictive Framework

@article{Altizer2013ClimateCA,
  title={Climate Change and Infectious Diseases: From Evidence to a Predictive Framework},
  author={Sonia Altizer and Richard S. Ostfeld and Pieter T. J. Johnson and Susan Kutz and C. Drew Harvell},
  journal={Science},
  year={2013},
  volume={341},
  pages={514 - 519}
}
Scientists have long predicted large-scale responses of infectious diseases to climate change, giving rise to a polarizing debate, especially concerning human pathogens for which socioeconomic drivers and control measures can limit the detection of climate-mediated changes. Climate change has already increased the occurrence of diseases in some natural and agricultural systems, but in many cases, outcomes depend on the form of climate change and details of the host-pathogen system. In this… 

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