Effective autodissemination of pyriproxyfen to breeding sites by the exophilic malaria vector Anopheles arabiensis in semi-field settings in Tanzania

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Lwetoijera, Dickson; Harris, Caroline; Kiware, Samson; Dongus, Stefan; Devine, Gregor J; McCall, Philip J; Majambere, Silas;
  • Publisher: Springer Nature
  • Journal: Malaria Journal,volume 13,issue 1,pages161-161 (issn: 1475-2875, eissn: 1475-2875)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1186/1475-2875-13-161, pmc: PMC4012545
  • Subject: Autodissemination | Africa | qx_650 | qx_600 | Infectious Diseases | wa_110 | wa_395 | wa_240 | Anopheles arabiensis | Malaria | wc_765 | Vector control | Research | Clay pots | Semi-field system | qx_515 | Pyriproxyfen | Parasitology
    mesheuropmc: fungi

BACKGROUND\ud Malaria vector control strategies that target adult female mosquitoes are challenged by the emergence of insecticide resistance and behavioural resilience. Conventional larviciding is restricted by high operational costs and inadequate knowledge of mosquit... View more
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