Sustained, Area-Wide Control of Aedes aegypti Using CDC Autocidal Gravid Ovitraps

@inproceedings{Barrera2014SustainedAC,
  title={Sustained, Area-Wide Control of Aedes aegypti Using CDC Autocidal Gravid Ovitraps},
  author={Roberto Barrera and Manuel Amador and Ver{\'o}nica Acevedo and Ryan R. Hemme and Gilberto E Felix},
  booktitle={The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene},
  year={2014}
}
We have shown that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) autocidal gravid ovitraps (AGO trap) reduced the Aedes aegypti population and prevented mosquito outbreaks in southern Puerto Rico. After showing treatment efficacy for 1 year, we deployed three traps per home in an area that formerly did not have traps and in a site that served as the… CONTINUE READING