Malaria mosquito control using edible fish in western Kenya: preliminary findings of a controlled study

@article{Howard2007MalariaMC,
  title={Malaria mosquito control using edible fish in western Kenya: preliminary findings of a controlled study},
  author={Annabel F. V. Howard and Goufa Zhou and Francois X Omlin},
  journal={BMC Public Health},
  year={2007},
  volume={7},
  pages={199 - 199}
}
BACKGROUND Biological control methods are once again being given much research focus for malaria vector control. This is largely due to the emerging threat of strong resistance to pesticides. Larvivorous fish have been used for over 100 years in mosquito control and many species have proved effective. In the western Kenyan highlands the larvivorous fish Oreochromis niloticus L. (Perciformes: Cichlidae) (formerly Tilapia nilotica) is commonly farmed and eaten but has not been previously tested… CONTINUE READING
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