The CBRA is a knowledge center for burden of disease and risk assessment methodology. It applies these methods to study the health and economic impact of public and animal health threats.


New research published in Parasites & Vectors unravels the co-distribution of Taenia solium and Schistosoma in Africa. In this study, the prevalence package was used to estimate district-level informed prevalence of Taenia solium taeniosis and cysticercosis.