IMAGE: Illustrative map of ‘red-alert’ zone. Circles represent approximate location of risk; circle size indicates level of risk.
Credit: Michael Walsh, University of Sydney
- Almost half the world’s most connected cities straddle animal-human spillover hotspots
- 14-20 percent of these cities are in areas with poor health infrastructure, meaning infections resulting from spillovers are likely to go unreported
- South and southeast Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa have the most…