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wild anopheles

Increase in susceptibility to insecticides with aging of wild Anopheles gambiae mosquitoes from Cote d'Ivoire

September 18, 2012 - 17:01 -- Patrick Sampao
Author(s): 
Chouaibou MS, Chabi J, Bingham GV, Knox TB, N'Dri L, Kesse NB, Bonfoh B, Pates Jamet HV
Reference: 
BMC Infectious Diseases 2012, 12:214 (13 September 2012)

MalariaWorldResults indicate that for An. gambiae s.l. adults derived from wild-collected larvae, there was an influence of age on insecticide susceptibility status, with younger individuals (1 to 3 days old) more resistant than older mosquitoes.

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