At #UCDavis “Dengue control: from spray ’em and slay ’em to rear and release” #Wolbachia

Thursday April 9 366 Briggs
12:10

“ Dengue control: from spray ‘em and slay ‘em to rear and release”.

Prof. Scott Ritchie
James Cook University in Cairns, Australia
Chief medical entomologist of Scott O’Neill’s Wolbachia-based program to control the spread of dengue (http://www.eliminatedengue.com/program ).

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About Jonathan Eisen

I am an evolutionary biologist and a Professor at U. C. Davis. (see my lab site here). My research focuses on the origin of novelty (how new processes and functions originate). To study this I focus on sequencing and analyzing genomes of organisms, especially microbes and using phylogenomic analysis

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