Tagged: Territorial Dynamics

Romeo-Aznar, V., Paul, R., Telle, O.& Pascual, M. (2018). Mosquito-borne transmission in urban landscapes: the missing link between vector abundance and human density. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 285(1884), 20180826.

With escalating urbanization, the environmental, demographic, and socio-economic heterogeneity of urban landscapes poses a challenge to mathematical models for the transmission of vector-borne infections. Classical coupled vector–human models typically assume that mosquito abundance is...

Telle O. (2018), “Emerging infectious diseases in India: the scourge that could boost urban development” on The Conversation

Abstract:  Human societies have seen a significant decrease in mortality from infectious diseases over the past century. However, we must still struggle with ongoing pathologies we once thought were under control (cholera, tuberculosis, plague,...