How gene drives can ensure nearly 100% inheritance of an introduced gene. Adapted from Esvelt et al. 2014.
The amount of blood is expressed as the residual after controlling; in particular, for the amount of time the mosquitoes were allowed to feed.
Plasmodium sporozoites reduce the apyrase activity of the mosquito vector thereby causing difficulties in obtaining a full blood ...
Figure 1: Comparing Approaches to Strategy Development
Nomenclature of pCAMBIA vectors:
Percentage of dead crows testing positive for West Nile virus, by county and 2-
Number of West Nile virus-positive mosquito isolates and horse cases, by week of