Dengue Bites: Predicting Dengue Risk in Puerto Rico

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This is a part of the 2015 Fall VPS. For more VPS articles, click here Category: Assessing Human Risk Project Team: Puerto Rico Health & Air Quality Team Location: NASA Ames Research Center ‰ÛÒ Mountain View, California Authors: Andrew Nguyen Alannah Johansen Martha Sayre Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Juan Torres-PÌ©rez (Bay Area Environmental Research Institute) Abstract: The dengue virus is the fastest-growing … Read More

MODIS and Vector-Borne Diseases

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Remote sensing via satellites enables us to survey the spatial-temporal patterns of vector-borne diseases in both near and distant places. In this article, MODIS imaging time series, in particular, are explored as an application to bolster surveillance and vector control programs.