Examples of Aedes
In Fresno, Calif., a truck sprays millions of bacteria-infected mosquitoes to halt advance of Aedes aegytpi.
(Kim Brunhuber in CBC News - Technology & Science, )
Aedes spp. mosquitoes are important vectors of disease as they inject pathogen-containing saliva into a vertebrate host.
(Nature Reviews Microbiology, )
Officials in Brazil will use a device known as an irradiator to zap millions of Aedes, Zika-carrying mosquitoes with gamma rays to sterilize them and thus prevent the spread of the disease.
(Daily Mail - Health, )
The BinAB toxin, produced in crystal form by a bacterium, specifically kills the larvae of Culex and Anopheles mosquitoes, but it is inactive on tiger mosquitoes (or Aedes), the vectors for dengue fever and chikungunya.
(Science Daily - News, )
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