Posts Tagged Chikungunya

Dr. Robert Novak tells Fox News more mosquito funding is needed

| Global Health, In The Media, Monday Letter

“One of the best things that man has ever created for mosquitoes is a tire,” said Professor Robert Novak, who is a mosquito expert at the University of South Florida in the College of Public Health. “The tire is a 5-star hotel for the Aedes Aegypti.” Novak is currently conducting expensive research on the Aedes Aegypti know to carry viruses like Yellow Fever, Dengue and more recently, Chikungunya. “This is a very important virus, Chikungunya. Although it doesn’t kill, it can make people very sick and hurt the economy of […]