Predicting Scenarios for Successful Autodissemination of Pyriproxyfen by Malaria Vectors from Their Resting Sites to Aquatic Habitats; Description and Simulation Analysis of a Field-Parameterizable Model

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Kiware, Samson S. ; Corliss, George ; Merrill, Stephen ; Lwetoijera, Dickson ; Devine, Gregor ; Majambere, Silas ; Killeen, Gerry (2015)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science
  • Journal: PLoS ONE, volume 10, issue 7 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0131835, pmc: PMC4505906
  • Subject: wc_750 | Q | R | Research Article | qx_650 | qx_20 | qx_510 | Science | Medicine | qx_515 | Vector control
    mesheuropmc: fungi

Large-cage experiments indicate pyriproxifen (PPF) can be transferred from resting sites to aquatic habitats by Anopheles arabiensis - malaria vector mosquitoes to inhibit emergence of their own offspring. PPF coverage is amplified twice: (1) partial coverage of resting... View more
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