Insecticide resistance mechanisms in Aedes aegypti

Rajatileka, Shavanthi
(2009) Insecticide resistance mechanisms in Aedes aegypti. PhD thesis, University of Liverpool.

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Dengue is the most rapidly spreading vector borne disease. In Thailand, the number of dengue cases increased from 46,829 in 2006 to 76,059 by September 2008 (WHO, 2008). Insecticides play a vital role in controlling this disease but the success of control programmes is continually threatened by the emergence and spread of insecticide resistance in the vector population.

Item Type: Thesis (PhD)
Depositing User: Symplectic Admin
Date Deposited: 20 Oct 2023 09:25
Last Modified: 20 Oct 2023 09:27
DOI: 10.17638/03174604
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