[ASC-list] Vanquishing the vectors: Enlisting bacteria to fight mosquito-borne disease (podcast)

Dyani Lewis dyanilewis at gmail.com
Fri Jul 5 05:08:49 UTC 2013

Dear ASCers,

The latest podcast from Up Close is now available.

"Vanquishing the vectors: Enlisting bacteria to fight mosquito-borne


Geneticist Professor Ary Hoffmann explains the use of mosquito-infecting
bacteria for the control of Dengue fever. Presented by Dr Dyani Lewis..

"So you can imagine a situation where you go to an area and there might be
6,000 mosquitoes present, and to get invasion you probably need about
15,000 mosquitoes." -- Prof Ary Hoffman

Check out our other science (and humanities) episodes at

Happy listening!



*Dyani Lewis*, PhD
Science and Technology Producer
Up Close Podcast
The University of Melbourne
ph: +61 3 9035 4268
mob: +61 405 182 678
email: dlewis at unimelb.edu.au
website: upclose.unimelb.edu.au
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