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Monkey sitting and watching a group of people passing by

The PREDICT program helps detect emerging viruses that move among people, livestock and wildlife, such as this macaque in Nepal. (One Health Institute/UC Davis photo)

$100M to predict and prevent pandemic threats

The United States Agency for International Development has awarded up to $100 million for the second phase of the PREDICT project based at UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine.

PREDICT is part of the Emerging Pandemic Threats program — an unprecedented international campaign to rapidly detect and respond to emerging viruses such as Ebola and SARS that move among people, wildlife and livestock.

PREDICT is managed by the school's One Health Institute. The new award is one of the largest extramurally funded projects in UC Davis history.

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