Tag Archives: mosquito

World Mosquito Day – a Wellcome Perspective

argylesock says… I’m a day late with this reblog. How many more people have died of malaria in that day?

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Mapping Malaria

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New Mapping Tool Tracks Insecticide Resistance In Malaria Carrying Mosquitoes

Originally posted on The Plantwise Blog:
A mosquito in the genus Anopheles, which can transmit human malaria. Image by Yasser via Flickr (CC-BY-2.0) Progress in malaria control in the past decade can be attributed largely to a massive increase in…

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Wellcome Image of the Month: Malaria

argylesock says… Malaria continues to be one of the world’s great killers.

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Living With Insect Spray

Originally posted on Living With Insects Blog:
Large numbers of American military personnel were deployed in the tropics of the Pacific during World War II. Tropical mosquito borne diseases such as Malaria and Dengue are prevalent in these areas. During…

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