Homing in on helminths.

  title={Homing in on helminths.},
  author={Donald R. Hopkins},
  journal={The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene},
  volume={46 6},
I am honored to give this lecture dedicated to the memory of Dr. Fred Soper, whose pioneering efforts against the insect vectors of malaria and yellow fever are legendary. Soper and his col leagues also played key roles in restoring the con cept of eradication to respectability after the col lapse of earlier campaigns to eradicate hookworm and yellow fever. When Soper was himself in vited to give the first of five Fred Soper Lectures to mark his retirement as regional director of the Pan… CONTINUE READING

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