Evaluation of plant-mediated synthesized silver nanoparticles against vector mosquitoes

  title={Evaluation of plant-mediated synthesized silver nanoparticles against vector mosquitoes},
  author={K. Veerakumar and Marimuthu Govindarajan and Sugeerappa Laxmanappa Hoti},
  journal={Parasitology Research},
Diseases transmitted by blood-feeding mosquitoes, such as dengue fever, dengue hemorrhagic fever, Japanese encephalitis, malaria, and filariasis, are increasing in prevalence, particularly in tropical and subtropical zones. To control mosquitoes and mosquito-borne diseases, which have worldwide health and economic impacts, synthetic insecticide-based interventions are still necessary, particularly in situations of epidemic outbreak and sudden increases of adult mosquitoes. Green nanoparticle… CONTINUE READING


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