Tag Archives: entomology

Zika Series: Skip-Oviposition Behavior and Pyriproxyfen

Both mosquito species associated with Zika virus, dengue, yellow fever and chikungunya exhibit a behavior called skip-oviposition. Unfortunately, this does not mean that Aedes mosquitoes skip the oviposition portion of their gonotrophic cycle. The term actually describes a behavior where Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus skip from oviposition site to oviposition site to distribute their … Read More Zika Series: Skip-Oviposition Behavior and Pyriproxyfen

Introducing the EMS Zika Series

Who would have thought a simple mosquito could cause so much trouble? As the Olympic Games begin in Rio de Janeiro, there is a lot of concern regarding the transmission of infectious diseases like the Zika virus. Over the next two months Eagle Medical Services will publish an episodic literature review on this topic. We … Read More Introducing the EMS Zika Series

Complete the form to download file
×