The Next Malaria Threat: Insecticide Resistance

The Need for Entomological Monitoring

The spread of insecticide resistance has highlighted the importance of entomological monitoring so that key decisions to change insecticides can be made before control failure occurs. In addition, increased use of insecticides for malaria control has led to important changes in mosquito species composition, biting and resting behavior, often with small-scale variation by district. PMI AIRS Entomologist Richard Oxborough explains. Read more at:


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