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One of the greatest challenges facing the builders of the Panama Canal was dealing with the ... Please help improve it or discuss these issues on the talk page. ... Many of these deaths were due to disease, particularly yellow fever and ... In the end, these efforts were a success: by 1906, yellow fever was virtually wiped out in ...

www.cdc.gov/malaria/about/history/panama_canal.html

Sep 15, 2015 ... History of malaria control during the cunstruction of the Panama Canal.

www.economist.com/blogs/economist-explains/2014/10/economist-explains-2

Oct 6, 2014 ... In spite of several efforts to wipe it out, malaria is still all too common in ... In 1904 the US Army was tasked with helping construct a canal to ...

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Jun 13, 2014 ... Epidemic of Yellow Fever During Construction of Panama Canal | At the turn ... These kinds of institutes are carrying out the work necessary to ...

ocp.hul.harvard.edu/contagion/panamacanal.html

The Hay–Bunau–Varilla Treaty of 1903 created the Panama Canal Zone and ... The deadly endemic diseases of yellow fever and malaria were dangerous ...

www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2016/04/09/468005732/volunteers-who-say-bite-me-are-helping-to-win-the-war-vs-mosquitoes

Apr 9, 2016 ... Volunteers Who Say 'Bite Me' Are Helping To Win The War Vs. ... took over the Panama Canal project after yellow fever wiped out workers and ...

americacomesalive.com/2014/09/16/carlos-juan-finlay-cuban-physician-solved-mystery-yellow-fever-made-panama-canal-possible

Carlos Finlay, M.D. discovered the cause of yellow fever. His discovery helped reduce incidence of the disease and permitted the Panama Canal to be built.

www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destinations/central-america/panama/articles/Panama-Canal-in-numbers

Jun 6, 2016 ... As the Panama Canal turns 100, we unearth some of the most fascinating statistics ... French stockholders who had their investments wiped out.

www.pancanal.com/eng/history/history/american.html

Impatient to build the canal, Roosevelt supported Panama's independence ... However, the great yellow fever discoveries in Cuba in 1900 were the work of Dr. ... yellow fever was completely and permanently wiped out on the Isthmus, with the ...