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Dengue: A sign of the times

By

Malcolm Cook

5 March 2009 10:36

Cairns is in the grip of the worst dengue outbreak in Australia in years. Late last year, the Lowy Institute released a report on the impact of climate change on mosquito-borne diseases in that predicts a growing dengue threat in northern Queensland and the gradual migration of this deadly threat southwards.