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‘SLAP’ mosquito campaign nets award

September 15, 2017 By
Celtic Chicago Inc., a full-service marketing agency, has won awards in two categories of the 2017 Summit Creative Awards, an international competition evaluating creative and communication programs across 13 categories. Celtic was awarded with a “Silver” level distinction in the... Read more»
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How Harvey is hitting PMPs

August 28, 2017 By
Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone in the Greater Houston area this week, as well as in southern Louisiana, Mississippi and other areas in which Tropical Storm Harvey is threatening to dump dangerous amounts of rain. As I write... Read more»
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UCR, UC Davis to launch vector center

August 14, 2017 By
With an $8 million grant from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, researchers from the University of California’s Riverside and Davis campuses will launch the Pacific Southwest Regional Center of Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases later this month. The... Read more»
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ESA, CDC team on vector response

July 21, 2017 By
The public health community will soon be better equipped to respond to outbreaks of diseases spread by mosquitoes and other arthropod vectors, thanks to a contract awarded to the Entomological Society of America (ESA) Certification Corp. by the U.S. Centers... Read more»
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$14.9M grant for UC-R mosquito research

July 21, 2017 By
A University of California, Riverside scientist is leading a team of researchers that will receive up to $14.9 million from the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to be part of the “Safe Genes” program to study innovative genetic... Read more»
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Dr. Cope joins AP&G

July 10, 2017 By
Dr. Stanton Cope Jr. has joined AP&G as the Bayonne, N.J.-based manufacturer’s first VP of products and technical services. The role was created to gear up for AP&G’s rollout of new mosquito management products. Dr. Cope holds a master’s degree... Read more»
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Rockwell Labs Ltd: EcoVia EC

July 10, 2017 By
EcoVia EC fills the need for a highly effective, broad-spectrum insecticide while meeting customer and regulatory demands for a green solution. EcoVia EC resolves issues that have plagued other 25(b) concentrates. It mixes and stays in solution easily like a... Read more»
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Control Solutions Inc.: Tekko Pro

July 5, 2017 By
Tekko Pro is an insect growth regulator (IGR) with two modes of action. Control Solutions Inc. uses the power of Combination Chemistry to formulate a product with both a juvenile hormone analog (pyriproxyfen) and a chitin synthesis inhibitor (novaluron). Together, these prevent the formation... Read more»
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Bayer marks #MosquitoAwarenessWeek

June 29, 2017 By
How are you celebrating #MosquitoAwarenessWeek, which ends July 1? “In the U.S., National Mosquito Control Awareness Week serves as an important reminder of the dangerous public health threat that mosquitoes pose,” says Dr. Kurt Vandock, head of public health for... Read more»
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Terminix releases Top Mosquito City list

June 5, 2017 By
Memphis, Tenn.-based Terminix examined service data from branches across the country between April 1, 2016, and April 1, 2017, to determine the areas where customers are most pestered by mosquitoes. Texas earned the “honor” of the Top 3 spots on... Read more»
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