Population modification of malaria vector mosquitoes [electronic resource] / Anthony A. James.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 (42 min.) : color, sound)Subject(s): Insects -- Genetic engineering | Malaria -- Prevention | Mosquitoes -- Control | Mosquitoes -- Genetic engineering | Population genetics | Anopheles -- genetics | Gene Drive Technology -- methods | Genes, Synthetic | Genetics, Population | Malaria -- prevention & control | Mosquito Control -- methods | Mosquito Vectors -- geneticsOnline resources: Click here to access online | Series
Animated audio-visual presentation with synchronized narration.
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Contents: Synthetic genes added to mosquitoes suppress transmission of malaria parasites -- Cas9-based gene drive for spreading supressive genes into mosquito populations -- Gene driven strains and their role in sustaining malaria control and eradication -- Novel regulatory and community engagement activities prior to field use of modified mosquitoes.
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