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Susceptibility of Anopheles gambiae s.l. to DDT, malathion, permethrin and deltamethrin in Ethiopia

March 17, 2011 - 08:56 -- Kabogo Ndegwa
Author(s): 
Alemayehu Abate and Mamuye Hadis
Reference: 
Tropical Medicine & International Health, Volume 16, Issue 4, pages 486–491, April 2011

The existence of high level of DDT and pyrethroid resistance with the possibility of cross-resistance to each other and other classes of agricultural pesticides could seriously jeopardise the efficacy of both ITNs and IRS in the country in the future.

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Open Access | Biochemical basis of permethrin resistance in Anopheles arabiensis from Lower Moshi, north-eastern Tanzania

July 8, 2010 - 16:20 -- Kabogo Ndegwa
Author(s): 
Matowo J, Kulkarni MA, Mosha FW, Oxborough RM, Kitau JA, Tenu F, Rowland M
Reference: 
Malaria Journal 2010, 9:193 (7 July 2010)

Elevated levels of mixed function oxidases and beta-esterases play a role in detoxification of permethrin in the resistant An. arabiensis population of Lower Moshi.

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Open Access | Insecticide resistance status in Anopheles gambiae in southern Benin

March 31, 2010 - 09:05 -- Ingeborg van Schayk
Author(s): 
Anges W Yadouleton, Gil Padonou, Alex Asidi, Nicolas Moiroux, Sahabi Banganna, Vincent Corbel, Raphael N'guessan, Dina Gbenou, Imorou Yacoubou, Kinde Gazard, Martin C Akogbeto
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Malaria Journal 2010, 9:83 (24 March 2010)

This study showed a widespread resistance to permethrin in An. gambiae populations from southern Benin, with a significant increase of kdr frequency compared to what was observed previously in Benin.

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