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Ecol/cph/mcb/vsc 409/509: evolution of infectious disease (fall 2008) schedule, readings & lecture notes: course information for ecol/cph/mcb 409/509: evolution of infectious disease (3 units) fall 2008. Explore the sections rapid evolution, where are they, public health, and global distribution of disease the following questions will guide you through the sections. Nih funding opportunities and notices in the nih guide for grants and contracts: evolution of infectious diseases (r01) pa-07-130 nigms.