1 – Putative climate-sensitive infections in humans and animals

There are plenty of infectious diseases that may affect humans and animals in the Arctic region.

Many of them may be transferred from animals to humans, so-called zoonoses.

Many infectious diseases are transmitted by vector organisms such as ticks or mosquitoes.

The question is, which of these infectious diseases respond to climate change?

Which infections are more likely to occur in the future?


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