CLONING AND EXPRESSING TRYPSIN MODULATING OOSTATIC FACTOR INChlorella desiccataTO CONTROL MOSQUITO LARVAE

  • Expression of TMOF in Chlorella desiccata to Control Mosquito Larvae
  • Dov Borovsky, Andeas Sterner, Charles A. Powell
  • Archives of Insect Biochemistry and Physiology, October 2015, Wiley
  • DOI: 10.1002/arch.21306

Genetic engineered chlorella as a mosquito larvacide

What is it about?

Genetic engineering of Chlorella as an effective mosquito larvacide

Why is it important?

allows long lasting larvacidal effect

Perspectives

Professor Dov Borovsky
USDA ARS ORISE

The genetic engineering of new plasmids took 3 years to finish using information that we gleaned from yeast cells and plant cells to help in the cloning.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/arch.21306

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