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River Blindness Elimination Program – Graphics and Interactives

 

Disease Data

History of Mecitzan Treatment in the Americas (PDF)

Carter Center-Assisted River Blindness Program: Mectizan® Treatments 1996 – 2014 (PDF)

 

Disease Cycle

Life Cycle of River Blindness  Courtesy of The Houston Chronicle

River Blindness Life Cycle Infographic (Male - English)  Credit: The Carter Center/A. Granberg

River Blindness Life Cycle Infographic (Female- English)  Credit: The Carter Center/A. Granberg

River Blindness Life Cycle Infographic (Female - Spanish)  Credit: The Carter Center/A. Granberg

 

Disease Range

Center-Assisted River Blindness Elimination Programs – 2014

Current Transmission Status in the 13 Foci of the Americas (PDF)  Credit: The Carter Center 

 

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