publication . Article . Other literature type . 2006

Screening of pesticide residues in soil and water samples from agricultural settings.

Akogbéto, Martin C; Djouaka, Rousseau F; Kindé-Gazard, Dorothée A;
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  • Published: 01 Mar 2006 Journal: Malaria Journal, volume 5, pages 22-22 (eissn: 1475-2875, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: BioMed Central
<p>Abstract</p> <p>Background</p> <p>The role of agricultural practices in the selection of insecticide resistance in malaria vectors has so far been hypothesized without clear evidence. Many mosquito species, <it>Anopheles gambiae </it>in particular, lay their eggs in breeding sites located around agricultural settings. There is a probability that, as a result of farming activities, insecticide residues may be found in soil and water, where they exercise a selection pressure on the larval stage of various populations of mosquitoes. To confirm this hypothesis, a study was conducted in the Republic of Benin to assess the environmental hazards which can be generat...
Medical Subject Headings: parasitic diseases
free text keywords: Research, Arctic medicine. Tropical medicine, RC955-962, Infectious and parasitic diseases, RC109-216, Agronomy, Virology, Pesticide residue, Biology, Anopheles gambiae, biology.organism_classification, Toxicology, Larva, Agriculture, business.industry, business, Entomology, Soil Pollutants, Malaria, medicine.disease, medicine, Pesticide
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publication . Article . Other literature type . 2006

Screening of pesticide residues in soil and water samples from agricultural settings.

Akogbéto, Martin C; Djouaka, Rousseau F; Kindé-Gazard, Dorothée A;