Topic: Epidemiology and Infection

Chagas Disease May Be a Threat in South Texas, Says Researcher

Oct. 6, 2011

Chagas disease, a tropical parasitic disease that can lead to life-threatening heart and digestive disorders, may be more widespread in Texas than previously thought, according to research from The University of Texas at Austin.

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Experts Available to Discuss Aspects of Swine Flu Outbreak

April 28, 2009

In the wake of the worldwide swine flu outbreak, experts from across The University of Texas at Austin are available to comment on many aspects of viral infections, such as viral gene replication, the communication challenges the local and national health agencies are likely to face and more.

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