A little late in posting this, but Ryan was interviewed for an article for the Des Moines Register regarding the integration of Zika virus and its respective outbreak in the Americas into the classroom curriculum. It's actually been quite fun talking about Zika in ENT 374 as new knowledge about the virus continues to emerge.
We are proud to announce that our lab and other colleagues at Iowa State University will take part in the Upper Midwest Regional Center of Excellence in Vector-borne Disease. Based at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, the project also includes collaborators at the University of Illinois, Michigan State University and the Minnesota Department of Health. Read more about Iowa State part of the Upper Midwest Regional Center of Excellence in Vector-borne Disease
Iowa State mosquito researchers talk Zika virus