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
    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
    産学連携でインフルエンザや新興感染症と闘う (Japanese translation)
  4. A mission to conquer tuberculosis and sleeping sickness in developing nations
    使命は発展途上国から結核と睡眠病をなくすこと (Japanese translation)
  5. Working in the wild to help protect animals and humans from zoonoses
    ヒトと動物を感染症から守るため、アフリカの大地で奮闘 (Japanese translation)


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   May 31, 2022