After successful eradication of tsetse fly
on Zanzibar using Sterile Technigue-Mafia Island is Next.
As part of the suggestions for travelers to Africa, it is recommended that one wear neutral colored clothing as the tsetse fly
is attracted to bright and very dark colors.
Experiments on elimination of symbionts from tsetse fly
, Glossina morsitans morsitans (Diptera: Glossinidae), by antibiotics and lysozyme.
The presence of the tsetse fly
in one third of the African continent and the disease trypanosomosis it transmits is considered the major barrier to the development of productive livestock.
An additional application of this technology includes sorting tsetse fly
pupae, which are about the same size as grain kernels, by sex.
International Development Secretary Hilary Benn cited projects such as vaccines being developed in the battle against disease and a project to curb the spread of tsetse fly
You could argue that's a good thing--that it may eventually encourage scientists to realise there are better things to do with their time than spend months poking around in the small intestine of the tsetse fly
to tell us that lager gives you acne.
Coincidentally, a tsetse fly
pupa is about the same size as a grain kernel and could be fed automatically through the NIR sorting system.
At the same time, it will relieve demands on the health service and, in many cases, shorten the life of pension payments as old people succumb to tsetse fly
, malaria, yellow fever, hypothermia and bears.
Since 2002, the European Union (EU) has been funding projects against its vector, the tsetse fly
, in Kagera and Tanga regions.
The ecological balance that had kept the tsetse fly
under control was in turn disrupted.
SLEEPING SICKNESS, A DISEASE spread by the bite of the African tsetse fly
, has an especially unpleasant characteristic: it drives people mad before it kills them.