Challenges and opportunities in controlling mosquito-borne infections

  title={Challenges and opportunities in controlling mosquito-borne infections},
  author={Neil M. Ferguson},
Mosquito-borne diseases remain a major cause of morbidity and mortality across the tropical regions. Despite much progress in the control of malaria, malaria-associated morbidity remains high, whereas arboviruses—most notably dengue—are responsible for a rising burden of disease, even in middle-income countries that have almost completely eliminated malaria. Here I discuss how new interventions offer the promise of considerable future reductions in disease burden. However, I emphasize that… 

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