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Protecting against Zika, dengue viruses, with guest Stephen Thomas, MD, on Upstate's The Informed Patient podcast

Tropical diseases in the U.S. and prevention efforts

Some traditionally tropical diseases are being transmitted in the United States, and researchers are working to create preventive vaccines. Stephen Thomas, MD, talks about Zika and dengue, viruses spread by the same mosquito, and efforts to control them. Thomas is professor and chair of microbiology and immunology at Upstate and also the director of the Upstate Global Health Institute.