Current status of invasive mosquito surveillance in the UK

  title={Current status of invasive mosquito surveillance in the UK},
  author={Alexander G. C. Vaux and Jolyon M. Medlock},
  booktitle={Parasites & Vectors},
Non-native invasive mosquitoes have for many years made incursions into Europe, and are now established in many European countries. The continued European importation of potential vectors and their expansion within Europe increases their potential for importation and establishment in the UK. Coupled with increasing numbers of returning dengue and chikungunya infected travellers, the potential exists for transmission of vector borne disease in new regions. To ensure a cost-effective risk… CONTINUE READING