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Non-travel Zika cases in Fla. could approach 400 by summer’s end

Published: Aug 26th, 2016

Nearly 400 non travel-related Zika infections will occur in Florida before the end of the summer, according to new projections by biostatisticians at the University of Florida and other institutions.

UN’s interventions in Sierra Leone significantly slowed Ebola

Published: Mar 29th, 2016

The United Nations’ interventions in the Sierra Leone Ebola outbreak led to a dramatic drop in the transmission of the disease, according to a study led by a University of Florida Health researcher.

Researchers present inner workings of Ebola vaccine trial

Published: Feb 12th, 2016

An experimental vaccine combined with an innovative way of vaccinating people has resulted in an estimated 100 percent efficacy of the vaccine against the Ebola virus in West Africa — and the approach could establish a new way of responding to outbreaks of emerging pathogens, including the Zika virus.