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Table 4 Mortality of Anopheles fluviatilis in treated and untreated arms

From: Evaluation of MAGNet, a long-lasting insecticidal mosquito net against Anopheles fluviatilis in experimental huts in India

Experiment arms Number entereda Immediate mortality (%) Delayed mortality (%) Total mortality (%) Odds ratio 95% CI p
Untreated net (Negative control) 216 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Unwashed Duranet (Positive control) 16 0 (0) 8 (50.0) 8 (50.0) 1.0b
Duranet washed 20 times (Positive control) 27 0 (0) 12 (44.4) 12 (44.4) 0.800 0.232–2.763 0.724
Unwashed MAGNet 30 1 (3.3) 16 (53.3) 17 (56.7) 1.308 0.387–4.417 0.666
MAGNet washed 20 times 27 0 (0) 13 (48.1) 13 (48.1) 0.929 0.269–3.199 0.907
MAGNet washed 25 times 28 0 (0) 10 (35.7) 10 (35.7) 0.556 0.159–1.936 0.356
  1. aFrom 216 collections in each arm
  2. bSince, no mortality was recorded with untreated net (negative control), it was removed from the grouped data. Instead, the positive control, unwashed Duranet, was used as reference category for logistic regression analysis