Targeting female flight for genetic control of mosquitoesD. Navarro-Payá, I. Flis, M. A. E. Anderson, P. Hawes, M. Li, O. S. Akbari, S. Basu and L. Alphey, PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 14:e0008876. 2020.
The yellow fever mosquito and the Southern house mosquito are important vectors of infectious diseases. Given their widespread presence across tropical and subtropical regions of the world and the increased risk of spread due to global warming there is a growing need for ...
Keywords: Actin-4, Aedes, Culex, flightlessness, gene drive synthetic, genetic biocontrol, Genetics &, mosquito, population suppression
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