This study assessed resistance to permethrin and DDT in seven populations of Anopheles arabiensis from Sudan.
Parasites & Vectors 2011, 4:154
American Journal of Tropical Medicine Hygiene, Vol 82: 4, pp. 566-573
In the dry season, the kdr frequency was significantly higher in Plasmodium falciparum-infected mosquitoes, indicating that mosquitoes bearing a kdr mutation have a better adult survival, hence a higher likelihood of becoming infectious.