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Does indoor spraying help prevent dengue?

10:00 EDT 31 Aug 2017 | Medical Xpress

The prevention of dengue, the most prevalent mosquito-borne virus in the world, relies heavily on controlling mosquito populations, as the currently available dengue vaccine is only partially effective. Indoor spraying—which involves spraying of insecticides inside houses—has the potential to be a key part of those prevention efforts, researchers report in PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases.

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