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Jul 16, 2015, 08:30 ET

El 'gen autolimitante' de Oxitec da esperanzas para controlar las palomillas invasivas sin usar pesticidas

Una nueva forma de controlar las plagas de insectos sin pesticidas y sin dañar el medio ambiente ha avanzado hoy con la publicación de...

Jul 16, 2015, 08:30 ET

'Gene autolimitante' da Oxitec oferece esperança para o controle de traças-das-crucíferas sem uso de pesticidas

Uma nova forma para controlar insetos-praga livre de pesticidas e amiga do ambiente, foi apresentada hoje pela Oxitec. A publicação de...

Jul 16, 2015, 08:30 ET
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Oxitec 'Self-limiting Gene' Offers Hope for Controlling Invasive Moth Without Using Pesticides

A new pesticide-free and environmentally-friendly way to control insect pests has moved ahead today with the publication of scientific results...

Jul 16, 2015, 02:30 ET
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"Selbstbegrenzendes Gen" von Oxitec gibt Hoffnung auf Kontrolle der Mottenplage ohne Pestizide

Eine neue pestizidreie und umweltfreundliche Methode zur Bekämpfung schädlicher Insekten wurde heute durch die Veröffentlichung...

Jul 16, 2015, 02:30 ET
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El 'gen autolimitante' de Oxitec podría ayudar a controlar la polilla invasiva

- El 'gen autolimitante' de Oxitec podría ayudar a controlar la polilla invasiva sin tener que utilizar pesticidas Una nueva forma...

Jul 16, 2015, 02:30 ET
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Le « gène d'auto-limitation » d'Oxitec donne l'espoir de lutter contre les invasions de papillons nocturnes sans avoir recours aux pesticides

Un nouveau moyen de lutter contre les insectes ravageurs, sans pesticide et respectueux de l'environnement, s'est hissé au premier plan...

Jul 02, 2015, 14:00 ET
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Oxitec Mosquito Works to Control Aedes aegypti in Dengue Hotspot

Releases of the genetically engineered Oxitec mosquito, commonly known as 'Friendly Aedes aegypti', reduced the dengue mosquito population in an...

Jul 02, 2015, 14:00 ET

Mosquito da Oxitec controla Aedes aegypti em local com alta infestação de dengue

A revista PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases publicou hoje os resultados de um estudo com mosquitos geneticamente modificados da Oxitec. Os...

Jul 02, 2015, 14:00 ET

El mosquito Oxitec trabaja para controlar al Aedes aegypti en la zona activa del dengue

 En el día de hoy, la revista PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases publicó los resultados de una prueba con los mosquitos...

Jan 27, 2015, 03:30 ET

Los mosquitos genéticamente modificados de Oxitec en el estudio piloto de Panamá logran más del 90% de control del mosquito responsable de los brotes de dengue y chikungunya

Oxitec y el Instituto Gorgas en Panamá anuncian hoy el resultado del estudio piloto al aire libre de Oxitec OX513A, una cepa de...

Jan 27, 2015, 03:30 ET

Oxitec's Genetically Engineered Mosquitoes in Panama Pilot Achieve Over 90% Control of the Mosquito Responsible for Outbreaks of Dengue Fever and Chikungunya

Oxitec and the Gorgas Institute in Panama today announce the result of the outdoor pilot of Oxitec OX513A, an engineered strain of the Aedes...

Jun 23, 2014, 08:02 ET

Oxitec Completes Oversubscribed £6.1 Million ($10.2 Million) Fundraising to Commercialise Pioneering Dengue Mosquito Control Technology

Oxitec, a pioneer in the control of insects that spread disease and damage crops, today announced the completion of a £6.1 million ($10.2...

May 30, 2014, 04:00 ET

Day 1 for Panama's Newest Pest Control as Gorgas Memorial Institute Recruits Oxitec's GE Mosquitoes to Lead the Fight Against the Dengue Menace

Oxitec's genetically engineered (GE) mosquitoes have taken wing for the first time in Panama, as part of an innovative approach to combatting the...

Apr 10, 2014, 13:29 ET

High Tech Solution for Controlling the Dengue Mosquito Is Approved by CTNBio

The National Technical Commission for Biosecurity (CTNBio), the collegiate body responsible for approval and regulation of transgenic organisms in...

Apr 10, 2014, 09:07 ET

Dengue Mosquito Population Reduced by 79% in Jacobina, Bahia, Using Oxitec Solution

 A project taking place in Jacobina, Bahia has again shown the effectiveness of the Oxitec OX513A mosquito in reducing the dengue...

Apr 10, 2014, 09:00 ET

Dengue Mosquito Population Reduced by 79% in Jacobina, Bahia, Using Oxitec Solution

A project taking place in Jacobina, Bahia has again shown the effectiveness of the Oxitec OX513A mosquito in reducing the dengue mosquito...

Jan 28, 2014, 16:34 ET

Panamá aprova avaliação de mosquito geneticamente modificados

 O Panamá aprovou agora a próxima fase de avaliação dos mosquitos estéreis da Oxitec como uma nova ferramenta para...

Jan 28, 2014, 08:41 ET

Panamá dice ' Adelante ' para la evaluación de mosquitos GenéticamenteModificados

Panamá ha aprobado la siguiente fase de evaluación para los mosquitos estériles de Oxitec como una nueva herramienta para combatir...

Jan 28, 2014, 07:49 ET

Panama Says 'GO' to GM Mosquito Evaluation

Panama has now approved the next phase of evaluation for Oxitec's sterile mosquitoes as a novel tool to combat the dengue mosquito. The...

Sep 04, 2013, 03:00 ET

Oxitec's Olive Fly Strain Could Become First GM Insect to Undergo Field Evaluation in the EU

Oxitec has applied to Spanish regulatory authorities for permission to carry out a netted field evaluation of its olive fly strain: a novel...