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CABI collaborates on innovative approach to tackling pesticide resistance evolution

CABI is joining an international team of scientists, led by the University of Stirling, to take a ‘revolutionary approach’ in attempting to tackle resistance to pesticides in insects with a specific focus on crops pests in Brazil. 606 more words

Agriculture

Insecticide resistance genes affect vector competence for West Nile virus

(Institut Pasteur 31 January 2019) In a context of overuse of insecticides, which leads to the selection of resistant mosquitoes, it is already known that this resistance to insecticides affects interactions between mosquitoes and the pathogens they transmit. 35 more words

Vector Borne Diseases