Eliminating Malaria In Zanzibar

Andy Tatem, an assistant professor at the University of Florida's Emerging Pathogens Institute, explains his role in attempting to convince Zanzibar of the need to prevent malaria. Tatem used cell phone data to track human migration patterns and measure how many cases of malaria were being brought in from other countries like Tanzania.

Provided by the University of Florida

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