E Y Fawaz

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Publications

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    Fawaz E, Zayed A, Fahmy N, Villinski J, Hoel D, Diclaro J. Pyrethroid Insecticide Resistance Mechanisms in the Adult Phlebotomus papatasi (Diptera: Psychodidae). J Med Entomol. 2016;53:620-628 pubmed
    ..papatasi failed to identify any mutations common in pyrethroid-resistant mosquitoes. Our study revealed that the mechanism of pyrethroid resistance in sand flies is different than that in mosquitoes, at least at the genetic level. ..
  2. Fawaz E, Allan S, Bernier U, Obenauer P, Diclaro J. Swarming mechanisms in the yellow fever mosquito: aggregation pheromones are involved in the mating behavior of Aedes aegypti. J Vector Ecol. 2014;39:347-54 pubmed publisher
    ..The mechanism of mosquito swarm formation is discussed in light of our behavioral study findings. A preliminary field trial demonstrated the potential application of the isolated aggregation pheromones in controlling Ae. aegypti. ..