Rational spatio-temporal strategies for controlling a Chagas disease vector in urban environments.

Abstract

The rational design of interventions is critical to controlling communicable diseases, especially in urban environments. In the case of the Chagas disease vector Triatoma infestans, successful control is stymied by the return of the insect after the effectiveness of the insecticide wanes. Here, we adapt a genetic algorithm, originally developed for the… (More)
DOI: 10.1098/rsif.2009.0479

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