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Fabian Haas

Head of Biosystematics Support Unit, African Insect Science for Food and Health (icipe), Nairobi, Kenya

T. Ryan Gregory

Assistant Professor,Department of Integrative Biology,University of Guelph,Guelph, ON

WG 1.4 – Human Pathogens/Vectors

Preventative medicine
All eukaryote kingdoms include organisms that impact the well-being of our species. Much human disease and death are caused by protists, fungi and even other animals.
Protists are the most virulent as they are responsible for diseases such as malaria and schistosomiasis. However, parasitic worms and fungi are also a significant health issue in much [...]

Daniel Masiga

Research Scientist, Centre for Insect Physiology and Ecology, Nairobi, Kenya

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