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Aug 14, 2014, 12:57 ET

EcoHealth Alliance Identifies Ebola's Flight Path to the U.S.

EcoHealth Alliance, a nonprofit organization focused on local conservation and global health issues, developed a series of global maps using...

Oct 30, 2013, 14:00 ET

New SARS-like Coronavirus Discovered In Chinese Horseshoe Bats

Ten Years After SARS Outbreak - EcoHealth Alliance Finds Plausible Evidence for Direct Bat to Human Transmission EcoHealth Alliance, a...

Aug 21, 2013, 14:56 ET

New Evidence Points to Bat Species as Reservoir for Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS CoV)

EcoHealth Alliance Scientists and Collaborators Uncover MERS CoV in Suspected Wildlife Reservoir  EcoHealth Alliance, a nonprofit...

Nov 30, 2012, 16:03 ET

EcoHealth Alliance Announces Emerging Disease Series In The Lancet

The Lancet Series Dovetails with Anniversary Symposium Hosted by Institute of Medicine's Forum on Microbial Threats  EcoHealth...

Jun 29, 2012, 12:25 ET

Zwei angesehene Fachzeitschriften veröffentlichen Berichte zur Rolle der parasitären Varroamilbe bei Artenrückgang von Honigbienen

Erklärung von Dr. Peter Daszak, Präsident der EcoHealth Alliance: Die EcoHealth Alliance, eine Organisation mit einer langen Geschichte...

Jun 29, 2012, 04:39 ET

Publicaciones del papel de los ácaros parásitos Varroa destructor en las colonias de abejas de la miel

- Dos publicaciones de alto impacto publican nuevos documentos sobre el papel de los ácaros parásitos Varroa destructor en el colapso de...

Jun 29, 2012, 04:06 ET

Deux journaux de premier plan publient de nouvelles études sur le rôle de la varroase dans l'effondrement des colonies d'abeille

Le Dr. Peter Daszak, président d'EcoHealth Alliance a fait la déclaration suivante : EcoHealth Alliance, une organisation...

Jun 28, 2012, 13:05 ET

Two High-Impact Journals Publish New Papers on the Parasitic Varroa destructor Mite's Role in Collapse of Honey Bee Colonies

 The following is a Statement by Dr. Peter Daszak, President, EcoHealth Alliance: EcoHealth Alliance, an organization with a long history of...

Jun 06, 2012, 14:58 ET

EcoHealth Alliance Disease Discovery Experts Expand Focus On Species Declines To Honey Bees

New York and Washington, DC Events Highlight Research Methodology on Amphibian Declines Implemented to Study Honey Bees EcoHealth Alliance,...

Mar 13, 2012, 08:00 ET

PetWatch iPhone App Creates Fun 'Photobomb' Experience With Exotic Animals

  Snap A Photo, Add An Animal, Share With Friends And Learn The Facts About Exotic Pets  EcoHealth Alliance, a nonprofit...

Jan 10, 2012, 17:00 ET

Pilot Study Establishes the Importance of Tracking Diseases Associated With Illegal Wildlife Trade at U.S. Ports

An article released today in PLoS ONE entitled, Zoonotic Viruses Associated with Illegally Imported Wildlife Products, from a collaborative study...

Dec 14, 2011, 10:00 ET

EcoHealth Alliance Survey Analyzes Americans' Fear of Global Disease Outbreaks

Survey Respondents Lack Knowledge of How and Why Outbreaks Occur EcoHealth Alliance, a U.S. science-based nonprofit organization,...

Nov 15, 2010, 07:45 ET
One of fewer than 500 living North Atlantic right whales and her calf. Charleston, S.C., EcoHealth Alliance.  (PRNewsFoto/EcoHealth Alliance)

Protecting Whales From the Sky: EcoHealth Alliance's Annual Aerial Surveys of Endangered Right Whale Populations

Getting a bird's eye view of North Atlantic right whales in a bid to save them from extinction; Charleston, S.C. survey flights from November 15,...

Nov 09, 2010, 07:00 ET

Endangered Ecosystem 'Red List' to Identify Threats to Environments of Wildlife and Humans

A first-of-its-kind red list of globally threatened ecosystems has the potential to complement the policy successes of the IUCN Red List of...

Oct 27, 2010, 20:30 ET
"The cutest scariest animal on the planet is the sugar glider," according to EcoHealth Alliance President Dr. Peter Daszak at TEDMED. October 27, 2010, San Diego, Calif., EcoHealth Alliance.  (PRNewsFoto/EcoHealth Alliance)

Animal-Borne Diseases? EcoHealth Alliance President Peter Daszak Cautions TEDMED Conference Attendees to 'Be Afraid...Be Very Afraid'

SARS, H1N1 and other pandemic diseases that jump from animals to humans are on the rise, and predicting and tracking the emergence of new diseases...

Oct 06, 2010, 08:00 ET

EcoHealth Alliance Study Highlights Global Strategies to Halt Pandemic Diseases like H1N1 and SARS

A recent peer-reviewed study, led by EcoHealth Alliance's Dr. Parviez Hosseini, identifies key risk factors for the global spread of diseases, and...

Sep 21, 2010, 08:00 ET

Entering its Fifth Decade, Wildlife Trust Re-Brands as EcoHealth Alliance

Building on its strong history in conservation, and central role in conservation medicine, EcoHealth Alliance defines the intersection between...