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Not a win-win: Treating for worms helps animals survive infectious diseases—and spread them

Parasitic worms have been shown to influence how the immune system responds to diseases like HIV and tuberculosis. In a new study of African buffalo, Vanessa Ezenwa has found that de-worming drastically improved an animal’s chances of surviving bovine tuberculosis—but with the consequence of increasing the spread of TB in the population.

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Ecologist explores link between biology, mathematics

Associate Professor Andrew Park was profiled in the Jan. 12, 2015 issue of UGA's Columns newspaper.

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TEDxUGA 2015
Mar. 27, 2015

ECOLOGY SEMINAR: Remote Sensing of Water Resources: Successes and Challenges
Deepak Mishra, Associate Professor, UGA Department of Geography
Mar. 31, 2015