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Basinski, A. J., Fichet-Calvet, E., Sjodin, A. R., Varrelman, T. J., Remien, C. H., Layman, N. C., … Nuismer, S. L. (2021). Bridging the gap: Using reservoir ecology and human serosurveys to estimate Lassa virus spillover in West Africa. PLOS Computational Biology, 17(3), e1008811. doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1008811 https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pcbi.1008811

Forecasting the risk of pathogen spillover from reservoir populations of wild or domestic animals is essential for the effective deployment of interventions such as wildlife vaccination or culling. Due to the sporadic nature of spillover events and limited availability of data, developing and valida…

Aellen, Villy

* December 04, 1926 – January 22, 2000 †

Switzerland

Identified Vespertilionidae and collected Vespertilionidae

Allen, Glover Morrill

* February 08, 1879 – February 14, 1942 †

United States

Identified Natalidae and collected Cricetidae

Cansdale, George

* November 29, 1909 – August 24, 1993 †

United Kingdom; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Collected Sciuridae

Hayward, Bruce J

* April 13, 1928 – August 03, 2011 †

United States

Identified Vespertilionidae and collected Molossidae

Collected Diatomyidae

Petter, Francis

* July 28, 1923 – January 21, 2012 †

France

Collected Muridae

Chandler Robbins
Robbins, Chandler

* July 17, 1918 – March 20, 2017 †

United States

Collected Parulidae

Schwab, George W.

* 1876 – 1955 †

Identified Hipposideridae and collected Muridae

Identified Muridae and collected Muridae

Identified Muridae and collected Muridae