UNC Health Care

Tag: Epidemiology

UNC Chapel

June 22, 2016

Chancellor to hold Zika awareness event for UNC campus community

UNC School of Medicine researcher and public health officials to discuss Zika research and prevention at upcoming event for students, faculty and staff at campus event.

Contagions, Research, Zika

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A Zika virus particle (Illustration by David Goodwill)

June 9, 2016

UNC researchers awarded pilot grants for Zika research

UNC investigators will study diagnostics, transmission, and neurological effects of Zika, which has been reported in 62 countries and territories.

Awards, Contagions, Research

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Ralph Baric

November 10, 2015

New SARS-like virus can jump directly from bats to humans, no treat...

Findings provide an opportunity to develop drugs and vaccines for coronaviruses before they emerge from animals to cause a human epidemic

Genetics, Research

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Emily Sickbert-Bennett

January 14, 2015

5 sayings from your mother that will keep you and your loved ones h...

As an infectious disease epidemiologist and a mother of two young children, Emily Sickbert-Bennett is passionate about translating infection prevention practices to all settings.

Wellness

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Evan Dellon

December 16, 2013

Spurred by food allergies, two esophagus conditions stump doctors

Researchers at the UNC School of Medicine found that two on-the-rise esophagus conditions are so similar that even a biopsy is not enough to distinguish one disease from the other.

Chronic Illness, Food Allergies, Research

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