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an. gambiae s.s.

Insecticidal and repellent activities of pyrethroids to the three major pyrethroid-resistant malaria vectors in western Kenya

May 9, 2014 - 17:51 -- Open Access
Author(s): 
Kawada H, Ohashi K, Dida GO, Sonye G, Njenga SM, Mwandawiro C, Minakawa N
Reference: 
Parasites & Vectors 2014, 7 :208 (2 May 2014)

Adult susceptibility tests were performed using World Health Organization (WHO) test tube kits for F1 progenies of field-collected An. gambiae s.s., An. arabiensis, and An. funestus s.s., and laboratory colonies of An. gambiae s.s. and An. arabiensis.

The fitness of African malaria vectors in the presence and limitation of host behaviour

December 20, 2012 - 07:15 -- Open Access
Author(s): 
Lyimo IN, Haydon DT, Mbina KF, Daraja AA, Mbehela EM, Reeve R, Ferguson HM
Reference: 
Malaria Journal 2012, 11:425 (19 December 2012)
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Allowing hosts to move freely during exposure to mosquitoes was associated with moderate reductions in mosquito feeding success, but no detrimental impact to the subsequent fitness of mosquitoes that were able to feed upon them.

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