National Institute of Neurological Disorders and
NIH Neurological Institute
P.O. Box 5801
The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and
Stroke (NINDS), a part of the National Institutes of Health, is the leading
U.S. federal government agency supporting research on brain and nervous system
disorders. It provides the public with educational materials and information
about these disorders.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Division of Vector Borne Diseases (DVBID)
3150 Rampart Road
Fort Collins, CO��80521
The Division of Vector-Borne Infectious Diseases is a
national and international reference center for vector-borne viral and
bacterial diseases. The mission of the division is to develop and maintain
effective surveillance for vector-borne infectious diseases; conduct field and
laboratory research and epidemic aid investigations; develop improved methods
and strategies for disease diagnosis, surveillance, prevention, and control;
and provide information and technical expertise.
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October 26, 2011
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