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Analyzing the Control of Mosquito-Borne Diseases by a Dominant Lethal Genetic System
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Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Vol. 104, page(s): 9540-9545

29 May 2007

Motivated by the failure of current methods to control dengue fever, we formulate a mathematical model to assess the impact on the spread of a mosquito-borne viral disease of a strategy that releases adult male insects homozygous for a dominant, repressible, lethal genetic trait.

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