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Removal of invasive shrub could be an easy way to help reduce malaria transmission

16:00 EDT 4 Jul 2017 | Medical Xpress

Removing the flowers of an invasive shrub from mosquito-prone areas might be a simple way to help reduce malaria transmission, according to a new study published in the open access Malaria Journal. Removing the flowers from villages in Mali decreased the local mosquito vector population by nearly 60%.

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