The world's scientific and social network for malaria professionals
Subscribe to free Newsletter | 10621 malaria professionals are enjoying the free benefits of MalariaWorld today

insecticude resistance

Open Access | Anopheles gambiae distribution and insecticide resistance in the cities of Douala and Yaounde (Cameroon): influence of urban agriculture and pollution

June 9, 2011 - 13:41 -- Kabogo Ndegwa
Author(s): 
Antonio-Nkondjio C, Tene Fossog B, Ndo C, Menze Djantio B, Zebaze Togouet S, Awono-Ambene P, Costantini C, Wondji CS, Ranson H
Reference: 
Malaria Journal 2011, 10:154 (8 June 2011)

The data confirm high selection pressure on mosquitoes originating from urban areas and suggest urban agriculture rather than pollution as the major factor driving resistance to insecticide.

Country: 
Subscribe to RSS - insecticude resistance