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Kosakonia & Chromobacterium vs. malaria & dengue – insights into antipathogenic strategies of mosquito midgut bacteria
(Johns Hopkins University, 2018-03-05)
Malaria and dengue are arguably today’s most relevant tropical diseases vectored by Anopheles and Aedes spp. mosquitoes, respectively. Both pathogens enter the vector through a blood meal from an infected individual and ...
Effects of Entomopathogenic Chromobacterium (Csp_P) Exposure on the Microbiota and Fitness of Anopheles gambiae
(Johns Hopkins University, 2016-04-20)
Evidence that the mosquito’s microbiota can alter Plasmodium susceptibility has led to interest in manipulating the mosquito microbiome to interfere with malaria transmission. Microbes that mosquitoes naturally harbor may ...