New strategy against Aedes aegypti in Vietnam.

  title={New strategy against Aedes aegypti in Vietnam.},
  author={Brian H. Kay and Sinh Nam Vu},
  volume={365 9459},
The container-breeding mosquito, Aedes aegypti, is the major global vector of dengue viruses, causing around 50 million infections annually. We have developed a mosquito control strategy, incorporating four elements: (1) a combined vertical and horizontal approach that depends on community understanding; (2) prioritised control according to the larval productivity of major habitat types; (3) use of predacious copepods of the genus Mesocyclops as a biological control agent; delivered by (4… CONTINUE READING

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