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Answered 2008-05-07 21:14:06

The cause of Yellow Fever was discovered in Cuba in 1900by Walter Reed and a team of scientists.--Joshua Ballance, grade 7

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What did Carlos finlay invent?

Carlos Juan Finlay (1833-1915) of Cuba discovered the method by which yellow fever was spread.

Who eliminated yellow fever from cuba?

Walter reed

How did the finding yellow fever in Cuba affect the building of the Panamal Canal?

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Which physician wiped out yellow fever in Cuba?

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What discovery wiped out yellow fever in cuba?

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Who wiped out yellow fever in Cuba?

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Headed up the project of ridding Cuba of the yellow fever carrying mosquitoes?


Who headed up the project of ridding Cuba of the yellow fever carrying mosquitoes?

Yellow fever happens when mosquitoes bite rats then to us it happens in Phildelpihia in 1709 I think

Who solved the problems of malaria and yellow fever in Cuba?

William Gorgas, with the help of the work of Carlos Finlay and William Reed studies on the spread of Yellow Fever through mosquitoes.

How did Walter reed help to get rid of the yellow fever?

Walter Reed helped cure Yellow Fever by creating the mosquito net while fighting in the war in Cuba, after his friend died from the disease.

Who is credited with the discovery of the cause of yellow fever?

Walter Reed is given much of the credit, but the first was Dr. Carlos Finlay of Cuba. Dr. Reed credited Dr. Finlay's work. .

When was Cuba discovered?

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When was Cuba founded?

Cuba was discovered by Christopher Columbus in 1492.

Who originated first Cuba or Puerto Rico?

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What year did Christopher Columbus discover Haiti and Cuba?

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