Biological control of human disease vectors: a perspective on challenges and opportunities

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Thomas, Matthew B.;
(2017)
  • Publisher: Springer Netherlands
  • Journal: Biocontrol (Dordrecht, Netherlands),volume 63,issue 1,pages61-69 (issn: 1386-6141)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1007/s10526-017-9815-y, pmc: PMC5769823
  • Subject: Review | Vector-borne diseases | Integrated Vector Management | Insecticide resistance | Biocontrol | Mosquito

Chemical insecticides are the mainstay of contemporary control of human disease vectors. However, the spread of insecticide resistance and the emergence of new disease threats are creating an urgent need for alternative tools. This perspective paper explores whether bio... View more
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