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Understanding the geographic range of vectors helps scientists and public health officials forecast disease outbreaks. These maps were developed by analyzing the ranges of not only the mosquitoes and ticks that spread the arboviruses being studied but also potential mammalian and avian hosts. Among other things, the model turned up high risks for potential outbreaks of Zika in South Asia and of Japanese encephalitis in Europe. geographical.co.uk/people/development/item/3106-zika-dengue-and-yellow-fever
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