Date recorded: June 28 2017

This webinar focuses on the application of NIRS as an alternative surveillance method for mosquito control programs including malaria, dengue and zika and features ASD’s LabSpec® 4 Standard-Res Lab analyzer.

In this webinar you will learn:
•    The application of NIRS for simultaneous prediction of age and species of Anopheles malaria vectors
•    Preservation techniques suitable for samples prior to NIRS analysis
•    Application of NIRS for predicting age of Aedes aegypti
•    Application of NIRS for detecting Wolbachia in mosquitoes
•    Application of NIRS for detecting Arbovirus infections including zika and dengue in mosquitoes
•    The use of NIRS to investigate insects of medical and agricultural importance
•    Advantages of NIRS over existing techniques for similar purposes
Table of contents
1. 2017-06-28 NIR and Mosquito-Borne Diseases