Genetic Analysis of Invasive Aedes albopictus Populations in Los Angeles County, California and Its Potential Public Health Impact

@inproceedings{Zhong2013GeneticAO,
  title={Genetic Analysis of Invasive Aedes albopictus Populations in Los Angeles County, California and Its Potential Public Health Impact},
  author={Daibin Zhong and Eugenia Lo and Renjie Hu and Marco E. Metzger and Robert Cummings and Mariangela Bonizzoni and Kenn K. Fujioka and Teresa E. Sorvillo and Susanne Kluh and Sean P. Healy and Chris L Fredregill and Vicki L. Kramer and Xiaoguang Chen and Guiyun Yan},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2013}
}
The Asian tiger mosquito, Aedes albopictus, is an anthropophilic aggressive daytime-biting nuisance and an efficient vector of certain arboviruses and filarial nematodes. Over the last 30 years, this species has spread rapidly through human travel and commerce from its native tropical forests of Asia to every continent except Antarctica. In 2011, a population of Asian tiger mosquito (Aedes albopictus) was discovered in Los Angeles (LA) County, California. To determine the probable origin of… CONTINUE READING
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