Role of cytochrome P450s in insecticide resistance: impact on the control of mosquito-borne diseases and use of insecticides on Earth

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David, J.-P.; Ismail, H. M.; Chandor-Proust, A.; Paine, M. J. I.;
  • Publisher: The Royal Society
  • Journal: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, volume 368, issue 1,612, pages 20,120,429-20,120,429 (issn: 0962-8436, eissn: 1471-2970)
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  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1098/rstb.2012.0429, pmc: PMC3538419
  • Subject: pyrethroids | Review Article | 15 | malaria | detoxification | Articles | dengue | oxidases | mosquito
    mesheuropmc: fungi | parasitic diseases

The fight against diseases spread by mosquitoes and other insects has enormous environmental, economic and social consequences. Chemical insecticides remain the first line of defence but the control of diseases, especially malaria and dengue fever, is being increasingly... View more