Coral reefs are known for their exceptional biodiversity. Over 10 000 different species of birds, corals and molluscs have already been described by taxonomists within these aquatic ecosystems. They are fragile, complex and particularly exposed to the effects of global warming.
Cholera is an acute intestinal infection caused by the bacterium Vibrio cholerae. It is rife mainly in the tropical regions where it affects 100 000 people per year. Previous studies in Bangladesh and South America have shown the existence of a relation between climatic variations and the ...