Prevention & Control

The Eye of the Tiger, the Thrill of the Fight: Effective Larval and Adult Control Measures Against the Asian Tiger Mosquito, Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae), in North America. Faraji A, Unlu I. J Med Entomol. 2016 Jun 28. pii: tjw096. [Epub ahead of print] Review. PMID: 27354440
Larvicidal efficacies of plants from Midwestern Brazil: melianodiol from Guarea kunthiana as a potential biopesticide against Aedes aegypti. Sarmento UC, Miguita CH, Almeida LH, Gaban CR, Silva LM, Souza AS, Garcez WS, Garcez FR. Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz. 2016 Jun 20;0:0. doi: 10.1590/0074-02760160134. PMID: 27333366 Free PMC Article
Prevention and Control of Zika as a Mosquito-Borne and Sexually Transmitted Disease: A Mathematical Modeling Analysis. Gao D, Lou Y, He D, Porco TC, Kuang Y, Chowell G, Ruan S. Sci Rep. 2016 Jun 17;6:28070. doi: 10.1038/srep28070. PMID: 27312324 Free PMC Article
Evaluation of Alternative Killing Agents for Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) in the Gravid Aedes Trap (GAT). Heringer L, Johnson BJ, Fikrig K, Oliveira BA, Silva RD, Townsend M, Barrera R, Eiras ÁE, Ritchie SA. J Med Entomol. 2016 May 31. pii: tjw051. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27247350
Genetically Modified (GM) Mosquito Use to Reduce Mosquito-Transmitted Disease in the US: A Community Opinion Survey. Adalja A, Sell TK, McGinty M, Boddie C. PLoS Curr. 2016 May 25;8. pii: ecurrents.outbreaks.1c39ec05a743d41ee39391ed0f2ed8d3. doi: 10.1371/currents.outbreaks.1c39ec05a743d41ee39391ed0f2ed8d3. PMID: 27366585 Free PMC Article
Declining malaria, rising of dengue and Zika virus: insights for mosquito vector control. Benelli G, Mehlhorn H. Parasitol Res. 2016 May;115(5):1747-54. doi: 10.1007/s00436-016-4971-z. Epub 2016 Mar 2. Review. PMID: 26932263
Enhancement of Aedes albopictus collections by ovitrap and sticky adult trap. Velo E, Kadriaj P, Mersini K, Shukullari A, Manxhari B, Simaku A, Hoxha A, Caputo B, Bolzoni L, Rosà R, Bino S, Reiter P, Della Torre A. Parasit Vectors. 2016 Apr 21;9(1):223. doi: 10.1186/s13071-016-1501-x. PMID: 27102015 Free PMC Article
Preventing Zika Virus Infections in Pregnant Women: An Urgent Public Health Priority. Bell BP, Boyle CA, Petersen LR. Am J Public Health. 2016 Apr;106(4):589-90. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2016.303124. No abstract available. PMID: 26959253
Trapping the Tiger: Efficacy of the Novel BG-Sentinel 2 With Several Attractants and Carbon Dioxide for Collecting Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) in Southern France. Roiz D, Duperier S, Roussel M, Boussès P, Fontenille D, Simard F, Paupy C. J Med Entomol. 2016 Mar;53(2):460-5. PMID: 26581402
Zika Virus: Medical Countermeasure Development Challenges. Malone RW, Homan J, Callahan MV, Glasspool-Malone J, Damodaran L, Schneider Ade B, Zimler R, Talton J, Cobb RR, Ruzic I, Smith-Gagen J, Janies D, Wilson J; Zika Response Working Group. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2016 Mar 2;10(3):e0004530. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0004530. eCollection 2016 Mar. Review. PMID: 26934531 Free PMC Article
Personal Protection of Permethrin-Treated Clothing against Aedes aegypti, the Vector of Dengue and Zika Virus, in the Laboratory. Orsborne J, DeRaedt Banks S, Hendy A, Gezan SA, Kaur H, Wilder-Smith A, Lindsay SW, Logan JG. PLoS One. 2016 May 17;11(5):e0152805. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0152805. eCollection 2016. PMID: 27187593 Free PMC Article