UM Led Team Models Role of Sex in the Transmission of Zika
"Prevention and Control of Zika as a Mosquito-Borne and Sexually Transmitted Disease: A Mathematical Modeling Analysis" has been published in Scientific Reports. The lead author of the article is Professor Daozhou Gao of Shanghai Normal University, who received a Ph.D. in Mathematics in 2012 at the University of Miami at the direction of Professor Shigui Ruan.
Professor Ruan is the corresponding author of the article. He has now been interviewed about the role of sex in the transmission of Zika by several PBS radio stations in Florida and by CTV in Canada.
June 24, 2016