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For COVID-19, ‘endemic’ does not mean ‘the end’

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For COVID-19, ‘endemic’ does not mean ‘the end’

Diseases spread differently, region by region. This mathematical model shows how.

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Diseases spread differently, region by region. This mathematical model shows how.

‘We find ourselves asking scientists to do more than simply study the coronavirus’

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‘We find ourselves asking scientists to do more than simply study the coronavirus’

Six epidemics from American history show how urban design affects our health

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Six epidemics from American history show how urban design affects our health

In US, spread of Zika linked to time spent outdoors
Marco Ajelli's new research suggests the Zika epidemic could spread much faster in certain areas, due to the amount of time people spend outside. Photo by Adam Glanzman/Northeastern University

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In US, spread of Zika linked to time spent outdoors

Alumnus earns Fulbright for research in South Africa

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Alumnus earns Fulbright for research in South Africa

Clearing the air on pollution’s health effects

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Clearing the air on pollution’s health effects