Vol.3 Fighting the Menace of Zoonoses

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This magazine features Hokkaido University’s efforts to help control zoonotic and other emerging and reemerging infectious diseases, and showcase various research activities in areas ranging from agriculture, medicine, materials science to astronomy.



Fighting the Menace of Zoonoses

人獣共通感染症との戦い (Japanese translation)

Research in Focus

  1. Influenza expert with unbending faith in research

    研究第一主義を貫くインフルエンザ専門家 (Japanese translation)

  2. Working toward eradication of avian influenza

    人獣共通感染症との戦い#3 鳥インフルエンザ撲滅に向けて (Japanese translation)

  3. Industry-academia collaboration to fight flu and emerging infections
  4. A mission to conquer tuberculosis and sleeping sickness in developing nations
  5. Working in the wild to help protect animals and humans from zoonoses


Dr. Lesa Thompson

Dr. Kazuaki Miyagishima

Dr. Bernard Mudenda Hang’ombe

Research Center for Zoonosis Control

The One Health Frontier Graduate School of Excellence

Updated on   November 09, 2021