• Opportunities for Research

    High-priority research programs of the CDC include new and reemerging infectious diseases and drug-resistant microorganisms; infectious diseases acquired in health care settings; infectious diseases transmitted by animals and arthropods; infectious diseases of infants, children, immunologically compromised persons, and minority populations; and foodborne, respiratory, sexually transmitted, and tropical diseases.

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