Suppressing mosquito disease vectors via manipulating fertility, sex and male-courtship drive [electronic resource] / Craig Montell.Material type: FilmSeries: Henry Stewart talksBiomedical & life sciences collection. Gene-drives and active genetics: Publisher: London : Henry Stewart Talks, 2018Description: 1 online resource (1 streaming video file (22 min.) : color, sound)Subject(s): Dengue -- Prevention | Insects -- Genetic engineering | Malaria -- Prevention | Mosquitoes -- Control | Mosquitoes -- Genetic engineering | Zika virus | Aedes -- genetics | Animals, Genetically Modified | CRISPR-Cas Systems -- genetics | Dengue -- prevention & control | Gene Drive Technology | Malaria -- prevention & control | Mosquito Control -- methods | Mosquito Vectors -- genetics | Zika Virus Infection -- prevention & controlOnline resources: Click here to access online | Series
Animated audio-visual presentation with synchronized narration.
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Contents: Mosquitoes are the most dangerous animals in the world -- Aedes aegypti spread Dengue, Zika and other viral-borne diseases -- Suppression of Aedes through release of genetically engineered males in ways to prevent their persistence in the environment.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.