Other research groups have already shown that Hermes will transpose in Aedes egypti
. This opens up the possibility of making Anopheles mosquitoes refractory to the Plasmodium parasites that cause malaria in human beings.
Female aedes egypti
mosquitoes are the main carriers of the dengue virus, which is transmitted by mosquito bites.
It is usually acquired through bites from infected Aedes egypti
mosquitoes, the same type of mosquito that spreads Dengue and Chikungunya.
We are covering Korangi today and would move towards Landhi tomorrow, he said mentioning that besides fumigation all ponds and water drains are also been covered to get eliminated larvae of Aedes Egypti
causing dengue fever.
KARACHI -- Country is in an urgent need to evolve a surveillance mechanism with specific reference to Weather and Climate Effect on the growth of Aedes Egypti
, the dengue fever-causing type of mosquitoes
KARACHI -- Commissioner Karachi, Shoaib Ahmad Siddiqui here on Tuesday sought a coordinated approach to eliminate all potential breeding points for dengue fever-causing mosquitoes (aedes egypti
) so as to prevent any outbreak of the ailment.