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Insecticide Resistance in Insect Vectors of Disease with Special Reference to Mosquitoes: A Potential Threat to Global Public Health

Kaliyaperumal Karunamoorthi 1 , 2 , * and Shanmugavelu Sabesan 3
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1 Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Unit of Medical Entomology and Vector Control, College of Public Health and Medical Sciences, Jimma University , Ethiopia, India
2 Research and Development Centre, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
3 Vector Control Research Centre (Indian Council of Medical Research), Indira Nagar, Pondicherry, India
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  • Health Scope: May 15, 2013, 2 (1); 4-18
  • Published Online: May 11, 2013
  • Article Type: Review Article
  • Received: December 17, 2012
  • Revised: February 16, 2013
  • Accepted: February 25, 2013
  • DOI: 10.17795/jhealthscope-9840

To Cite: Karunamoorthi K, Sabesan S. Insecticide Resistance in Insect Vectors of Disease with Special Reference to Mosquitoes: A Potential Threat to Global Public Health, Health Scope. 2013 ; 2(1):4-18. doi: 10.17795/jhealthscope-9840.

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1. Context
2. Evidence Acquisition
3. Results
4. Conclusions
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