Killing Mosquitoes Early On

Targeting mosquitoes in their early stages of life has the potential to greatly boost malaria control efforts and prevent thousands of new infections every year. A new study looks at the effectiveness of – what’s called — larval source management or LSM. It’s estimated malaria causes 660,000 deaths every year, mostly in sub-Saharan Africa and Asia.

Listen to De Capua report on controling mosquitoes with LSM
Currently, the main malaria preventive measures are long-lasting insecticide-treated …

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