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insectcide resistance

Status of insecticide resistance and its biochemical and molecular mechanisms in Anopheles stephensi (Diptera: Culicidae) from Afghanistan

July 29, 2019 - 15:52 -- Open Access
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Noor Halim Zahid Safi, Abdul Ali Ahmadi, Sami Nahzat, Supriya Warusavithana, Naimullah Safi, Reza Valadan, Atie Shemshadian, Marzieh Sharifi, Ahmadali Enayati and Janet Hemingway
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Malaria Journal 2019 18:249, 26 July 2019

Insecticide resistance of Anopheles stephensi, the main malaria vector in eastern Afghanistan, has been reported previously. This study describes the biochemical and molecular mechanisms of resistance to facilitate effective vector control and insecticide resistance management.

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Open Access | Synergy in Efficacy of Fungal Entomopathogens and Permethrin against West African Insecticide-Resistant Anopheles gambiae Mosquitoes

August 12, 2010 - 14:58 -- Kabogo Ndegwa
Author(s): 
Marit Farenhorst, Bart G. J. Knols, Matthew B. Thomas, Annabel F. V. Howard, Willem Takken, Mark Rowland, Raphael N’Guessan
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PLoS ONE 5(8): e12081

Combining fungi and permethrin induced a higher impact on mosquito survival than the use of these control agents alone.

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