Satellite Imagery in Medical Field

  • 24 June 2022
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I recently read about researchers using satellite imagery to measure the probability of a disease outbreak of monkeypox. The research is based on the encroachment of human settlements into dense forests with known habitat for rope squirrels who transmit the disease. I would love to hear about medical studies using Planet imagery. 

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Very interesting application, thanks for sharing @alanabelcon !