Biología Sintética: un nuevo potencial para mejorar la calidad ambiental y la salud humana en países en desarrollo

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Fernández-Niño, Miguel; Islam, Zia-ul;
(2017)
  • Publisher: Universidad Industrial de Santander
  • Subject: Synthetic biology | Developing countries | Salud pública | Biología Sintética | Environmental diseases. | Enfermedades ambientales. | Public health | Países en vías de desarrollo

ABSTRACT Environmental quality is a major factor in global health that mainly affects the poorest populations. Vector- borne diseases, climate change, pollution and unintentional poisonings are recognized as the primary causes of environmental diseases burden in develop... View more
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