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Mapping Cholera: A Tale of 2 Cities [Interactive]
Scientific American (2 Oct 2014)
Cholera outbreaks on two islands, divided by centuries, offer lessons on how to ameliorate conditions that could give rise to future epidemics.
Interaction between climatic, environmental, and demographic factors on cholera outbreaks in Kenya
7thspace.com (1 Oct 2014)
This ecological study investigates the impact of various climatic, environmental, and demographic variables on the spatial distribution of cholera cases in Kenya.
Bacterial pathogenesis First aid kit for cholera
Nature.com (29 Sep 2014)
Invasion of the human small intestine by the enteropathogen Vibrio cholerae leads to acute diarrhoeal disease. In a new study, Gordon and colleagues examined the role of the human gut microbiota in V. cholerae infection and showed that...
UTSA microbiologists discover regulatory thermometer that controls cholera
UTSA (23 Sep 2014)
Karl Klose, professor of biology and a researcher in UTSA's South Texas Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases, has teamed up with researchers at Ruhr University in Bochum, Germany, to understand how humans get infected with cholera.