Improved diagnosis of cutaneous leishmaniasis thanks to new techniques
...commended to improve the use and efficacy of the treatment. Furthermore, it was demonstrated that not one but three different species of Leishmania in suriname
can cause human infection.
Leishmaniasis is an infectious disease caused by single-celled parasites transmitted by sand flies. The di...
Tree named in honor of Virginia Tech chemist David G.I. Kingston
...fections being particular targets. He is principal investigator and group leader for a biodiversity utilization and conservation project that began in suriname
in 1993 and was extended to Madagascar in 1998.
This is not the first time Kingston has been honored with a plant naming. In 2001, a newly discove...
Researchers find 24 species believed new to science in Suriname rainforest
Scientists exploring the remote highlands of eastern Suriname
discovered 24 species believed to be new to science, including a frog with florescent purple markings and other amphibians, fish and insects.
Presented in a report made public today, the findings from a 2005 expedition led by Conserva...
New study warns limited carbon market puts 20 percent of tropical forest at risk
...blic of Congo, Peru, Belize, Gabon, Guyana, Suriname, Bhutan and Zambia, along with French Guiana, which is a French territory. Three of them Guyana, suriname
and French Guiana comprise much of the Guayana Shield region of the northern Amazon that is the largest intact tract of tropical forest on Earth. In ...