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graduate at Ciências Biológicas from Faculdades Integradas Celso Lisboa (1982), master's at Veterinary Medicine from Universidade Federal Rural do Rio de Janeiro (1993) and ph.d. at Veterinary Medicine from Universidade Federal Rural do Rio de Janeiro (1998). Has experience in Parasitology, acting on the following subjects: simulium pertinax, biological control, bacillus thuringiensis subsp israelensis, bacillus sphaericus and controle biológico. (Source: Lattes Curriculum)
The Aedes aegypti mosquitoes are important human pathogenic agent vectors. They already have been associated to dengue, zika, Chikungunya, yellow fever, and Saint Louis encephalitis outbreaks. Mosquitoes control strategies have been carried out mainly through application of chemical insecticides, which have disadvantages, such as: selection of resistance within target insect populations...
Plan to use the Technical Reserve to Institutional Infrastructure (AU)
The use of chemical insecticides in mosquito control has presented difficulties in using, especially in recent years, basically due the high cost of development of these synthetic compounds, the environmental damage due to non-specificity, persistence, operational risk and increasing resistance to these compounds. These difficulties have led to a major effort to the development and refi...
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