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IAEA EXPERT LECTURE ON STERILE INSECT TECHNIQUE

Thursday, October 18, 2018 12:00 AM    Views : 59by:DOST-PNRI

    

International Atomic Energy Agency expert Dr. Mamai Wadaka conducting his lecture on "Sterile Insect Techniques for Mosquitos: Latest Developments at Insect Pest Control Laboratory (IPCL)" at the PNRI compound in Diliman, Quezon City.

PNRI scientists are currently developing the Sterile Insect Technique to help mitigate the perennial dengue problem in the Philippines.

Source: http://pnri.dost.gov.ph/index.php/2-uncategorised/552-iaea-expert-lecture-on-sterile-insect-technique-2

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