Monday, 22 October, 2018

Tag: Medical

Malarial Breakthrough Bed Nets

Malarial Breakthrough Bed Nets

A bed net designed to kill insecticide-resistant mosquitoes could prevent millions of cases of malaria across sub-Saharan Africa, scientists have found. A two-year clinical trial in Burkina Faso showed that dousing bed nets with a combination of chemicals resulted in a 12% reduction in clinical malaria cases, compared with conventional bed nets. The

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80% Of Disease-Carrying Mosquitoes Wiped Out

80% Of Disease-Carrying Mosquitoes Wiped Out

In an experiment with global implications, Australian scientists have successfully wiped out more than 80% of disease-carrying mosquitoes in trial locations across north Queensland. The experiment, conducted by scientists from the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO) and James Cook University (JCU), targeted Aedes aegypti mosquitoes, which spread deadly

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