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- Ohashi, Kazunori; Nakada, Kazuhide; Ishiwatari, Takao; Miyaguchi, Jun'Ichi; Shono, Yoshinori; Lucas, John R.; Mito, Nobuaki
- Journal of medical entomology 2012 v.49 no.5 pp. 1052-1058
- insect growth regulators, etc ; Anopheles gambiae; adults; alcohols; bed nets; bioassays; females; insect vectors; longevity; malaria; polyethylene; pyrethrins; pyriproxyfen; sterilizing; Show all 14 Subjects
- ... Pyrethroid-resistant malaria vectors have become a serious threat for malaria control, and bed nets that reduce the development of resistance are urgently needed. Here, we tested the effects of bed nets treated with the insect growth regulator pyriproxyfen against adult female Anopheles gambiae Giles (Diptera: Culicidae) under laboratory conditions. Noninsecticidal nets made of 195 denier monofila ...