Keywords: irradiated males
A Monte Carlo study to investigate the feasibility to use the Moroccan panoramic irradiator in sterile insect technique programsA. Aknouch, Y. El-ouardi, L. Hamroud, R. Sebihi, M. Mouhib, M. Yjjou, A. Didi and A. Choukri, Radiation and Environmental Biophysics, 2021.
Mediterranean fly pest (Ceratitis) is one of the most destructive pests of fruit species in Morocco. The sterile insect technique (SIT) is an environmentally friendly strategy that uses ionizing radiation to sterilize adult insects. Morocco has a panoramic gamma irradiator used ...
Keywords: Ceratitis capitata, genetic biocontrol, irradiated males, medfly, SIT, sterile insect technique