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Multi‐country field trials comparing wash‐resistance of PermaNet™ and conventional insecticide‐treated nets against anopheline and culicine mosquitoes
Abstract.  Insecticide‐treated bednets (ITNs) are commonly used as a means of personal protection from malaria transmission by anopheline mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae). Long‐lasting insecticidalExpand
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A randomized and controlled comparison of the wash-resistances and insecticidal efficacies of four types of deltamethrin-treated nets, over a 6-month period of domestic use with washing every 2
Abstract In a randomized, prospective, 6-month-long field study in a rural area of Iran, the wash resistances of 200 nets (40 PermaNet™, 40 Yorkool™ and 40 A-Z nets), that their manufacturers claimedExpand
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Evaluation of Repellency Effect of Essential Oils of Satureja khuzestanica (Carvacrol), Myrtus communis (Myrtle), Lavendula officinalis and Salvia sclarea using Standard WHO Repellency Tests
Background Using special lotions and repellent sprays on skin is one of the effective methods to prevent Arthropods biting which was verified in this study. Methods: Essential oils of four plantsExpand
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Entomological evaluation of three brands of manufactured insecticidal nets and of nets conventionally treated with deltamethrin, after repeated washing
Abstract The present study evaluated the efficacy and wash resistance of three types of commercial, deltamethrin-treated nets (PermaNetTM, YorkoolTM and A-Z nets) — that their manufacturers claimedExpand
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Crimean—Congo Hemorrhagic Fever Virus Clade IV (Asia 1) in Ticks of Western Iran
ABSTRACT Crimean—Congo Hemorrhagic Fever virus (CCHFV) is transmitted through the bite of an infected tick, or by direct contact with CCHFV-infected patients' blood or the products of infectedExpand
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Entomological evaluation of PermaNet 2.0® and K-O Tab 1-2-3® treated nets in comparison to nets conventionally treated with deltamethrin, after repeated washing
Abstract The residual insecticidal power of two types of ITNs (PermaNet 2.0® (PN2) and K-O Tab 1-2-3® (KO 123)), compared to K-O Tab® (KO) treated nets, was assessed. The nets were tested unwashed,Expand
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Evaluation of the wash resistance of three types of manufactured insecticidal nets in comparison to conventionally treated nets.
The present study evaluated the efficacy and wash resistance of several commercial deltamethrin-treated nets (PermaNet, from factory (PN-F) and market (PN-M), Yorkool (Y) and AZ net) that wereExpand
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Prevalence of HIV, HBV, and HCV and Related Risk Factors amongst Male Homeless People in Lorestan Province, the West of Iran
Background: Homeless people are at a higher risk of blood-born infectious diseases. The aim of this study was to estimate the prevalence of HIV, HBV, HCV and related risk factors among male homelessExpand
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Ecology of Anopheles pulcherrimus in Baluchistan, Iran.
Studies were conducted on the ecology of Anopheles pulcherrimus over a period of 20 months in the village of Zeineddini, Sistan and Baluchistan Province, southeastern Iran. The species was activeExpand
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First molecular detection of Leishmania major DNA within Meriones persicus in new focus of cutaneous leishmaniasis in Lorestan Province, West of Iran
In order to determine of vector(s) and reservoir of disease, a study was conducted in some rural areas of Lorestan Province (new focus of disease), west of Iran in 2015-16. A total of 1202 sand fliesExpand
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