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Figure 8

From: Prospective malaria control using entomopathogenic fungi: comparative evaluation of impact on transmission and selection for resistance

Figure 8

Comparison between biopesticides and instant-kill insecticide with 50% contact irritancy, across range of coverage values. Lifetime reproductive success with interventions as a proportion of LRS for untreated mosquitoes (top left panel) and as a proportion of LRS for mosquitoes treated with an instant-kill insecticide with 50% contact irritancy (top right panel). Reduction in average infectious bites per mosquito lifetimewith interventions, compared to the value for untreated mosquitoes (bottom left panel), 0 = no reduction in infectious bites, 1.00 = no infectious bites. Reduction in infectious bites with interventions vs untreated mosquitoes, compared to the reduction achieved using a conventional instant kill insecticide with 50% contact irritancy (bottom right panel), 1.00 means reduction in AIB equal to that achieved by instant-kill insecticide with 50% contact irritancy.

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