External Partners

We thank the following external partners for their interest and active collaboration with REDI-NET through formal data sharing and / or Material Transfer Agreements.

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Dr. Daniel Becker, Assistant Professor of Biology, has partnered with the University of Notre Dame to provide bat samples from Belize C.A. through a Material Transfer Agreement.

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Dr. Thomas Mather, director of the University of Rhode Island's Center for Vector-Borne Disease and its TickEncounter Resource Center, has partnered with the Navy Entomology Center for Excellence (NECE) to provide tick samples through a Material Transfer Agreement.

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Dr. Paul Webala is a National Geographic Explorer, published author, and senior lecturer of wildlife biology at the Maasai Mara University in Kenya. Through a Material Transfer Agreement, Dr. Webala has partnered with the Mpala Research Center to provide bat samples for REDI-NET processing and testing.