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  Emerging vector-borne diseases create new, public health challenges. even though this issue is most present in subtropical and impoverished areas, due to migrations it may originate international threat and needs to be tackled immediately. Vectors are small, living organisms, like mosquitoes, flies, fleas, ticks and, in case of schistosomiasis, even freshwater snakes. The bites or parasitism of those animals may result in dangerous diseases, that, according to the world health organization, take over 700 000 live...

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