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Aug 05, 2016, 10:39 ET FDA Publishes Final Finding of No Significant Impact and Environmental Assessment on Oxitec's Self-limiting Mosquito

 The US Food and Drug Administration's Center for Veterinary Medicine (FDA-CVM) today published a final finding of no significant impact...


Jul 14, 2016, 13:29 ET Los casos de dengue caen un 91% en el vecindario de Piracicaba, Brasil, donde se liberaron mosquitos Friendly™ Aedes de Oxitec

El servicio de Vigilancia Epidemiológica de Piracicaba divulgó esta semana nuevos datos que indicaron una reducción del 91% en los...


Jul 14, 2016, 09:00 ET Dengue Fever Cases Drop 91% in Neighbourhood of Piracicaba, Brazil, Where Oxitec's Friendly™ Aedes Were Released

Piracicaba's Epidemiologic Surveillance service released new data this week which showed a 91% reduction of dengue fever cases registered in the...


Dec 18, 2015, 06:30 ET Oxitec: Câmara dos Lordes reconhece potencial de insetos geneticamente modificados

 O Comitê de Ciência e Tecnologia da Câmara dos Lordes do Reino Unido publicou hoje o resultado de quatro meses de análise...


Jun 20, 2013, 07:00 ET Moscamed lança projeto piloto com mosquitos GM da Oxitec na luta contra o mosquito da dengue

 A Moscamed realizou hoje as primeiras liberações dos mosquitos GM da Oxitec em um ato simbólico, que contou com a...


Jun 20, 2013, 03:00 ET Moscamed Launches Urban Scale Project Using Oxitec GM Mosquitoes in Battle Against Dengue

Today Moscamed made the first releases of Oxitec GM mosquitoes to mark the launch of a new programme to control the dengue mosquito Aedes aegypti...


May 20, 2013, 09:00 ET Oxitec informa que hay 96% de supresión del mosquito del dengue en las pruebas brasileñas

El enfoque innovador de Oxitec para el control de plagas se ha demostrado de nuevo en una prueba adicional realizada por Moscamed en Brasil. En...


May 20, 2013, 08:00 ET Oxitec Report 96% Suppression of the Dengue Mosquito in Brazilian Trials

Mandacaru field trial report - press summary Oxitec's ground-breaking approach to pest control has again been demonstrated in a further trial...


May 20, 2013, 07:00 ET Oxitec reduz em 96% população de mosquitos da dengue em testes realizados no Brasil

A tecnologia inovadora de controle de insetos vetores e pragas desenvolvida pela Oxitec foi mais uma vez demonstrada com êxito.  A...


Apr 09, 2013, 08:17 ET Oxitec Recognised by Prestigious Frost and Sullivan Award for its Pioneering System of Pest Control

Oxitec is pleased to announce that it has been awarded the 2013 Europe New Product Innovation Award by Frost & Sullivan, in recognition of its...


Oct 01, 2012, 07:13 ET Oxitec Joins Prime Minister David Cameron on Brazil Trade Mission as Exemplar UK Export Business

Oxitec, the UK Biotech company pioneering an innovative new approach to combating Dengue fever, joined a UK trade mission to Sao Paulo and Rio de...


Sep 11, 2012, 08:59 ET Oxitec e MRCU relatam 80% de supressão da população de mosquitos da dengue em Grand Cayman, depois da introdução de mosquitos machos estéreis geneticamente modificados - Nature Biotechnology

A introdução no ambiente, pela Oxitec, de mosquitos geneticamente modificados conseguiu uma redução de 80% na...


Sep 10, 2012, 15:20 ET Oxitec y la MRCU informan haber disminuido en un 80% una población de mosquito del dengue en Gran Caimán mediante la liberación de mosquitos macho modificados genéticamente - Nature Biotechnology

Las liberaciones de los mosquitos modificados genéticamente de Oxitec lograron reducir en un 80% una población local de mosquitos en las...


Sep 10, 2012, 14:00 ET Oxitec and MRCU Report 80% Suppression of a Dengue Mosquito Population in Grand Cayman by Release of Engineered Sterile Male Mosquitoes - Nature Biotechnology

Releases of Oxitec's genetically modified mosquitoes achieved an 80% reduction of a local mosquito population in the Cayman Islands, as described...


Jul 10, 2012, 15:07 ET Moscamed prepares for next phase in the development of Oxitec's transgenic mosquitoes in Brazil

Following successful open release trials in Brazil, Moscamed  are now gearing up for the next phase of development in combatting the...


May 21, 2012, 12:45 ET Expert Meeting Discusses Testing of Oxitec Transgenic Mosquitoes in Panama

International scientific and government experts held a forum on 16 May 2012 to discuss the potential use of Oxitec's genetically modified Aedes...


Apr 19, 2012, 05:29 ET Dengue Mosquitoes in Film Debut

Oxitec, a British company with a new approach to combating the dengue mosquito, Aedes aegypti, has today launched a new educational film,...


Mar 23, 2012, 12:01 ET Oxitec responde ao 'Fórum sobre Mosquitos Transgênicos' da Universidade do Panamá

A universidade do Panamá realizou um 'Fórum sobre Mosquitos Transgênicos' na quarta-feira, 21 de março de 2012. Infelizmente,...


Mar 22, 2012, 18:36 ET Respuesta de Oxitec al Foro Sobre Mosquitos Transgénicos Organizado por la Universidad de Panamá

La Universidad de Panamá recientemente organizó el foro 'Los Mosquitos Transgénicos', que se llevó a cabo el día...


Mar 22, 2012, 18:31 ET Oxitec Responds to University of Panama's 'Forum on Transgenic Mosquitoes'

The University of Panama held a 'Forum on Transgenic Mosquitoes' on Wednesday 21st March 2012. Unfortunately, all members of the panel at this...


Feb 13, 2012, 11:30 ET Oxitec Secures £8 Million Investment to Continue Fight Against Dengue Fever

Oxitec Ltd, a British company pioneering a new approach to combating dengue fever, announced today that it has secured £8 million of new...