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As. Pac. J. Mol. Biol. & Biotech., July 2011 Vol. 19 (3)



pg. 83-84 Letter from the Guest Editor.
Open Releases of Modified and Living Modified Mosquitoes


S. S. Vasan
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pg. 85-92 SHORT NOTE:
An update on the utility of Wolbachia for controlling insect vectors and disease transmission


Corey L. Brelsfoard and Stephen L. Dobson

Department of Entomology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40546, USA.

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pg. 93-100 COMMENTARY:
The Cartagena Protocol in the context of recent releases of transgenic and Wolbachia-infected mosquitoes


John M. Marshall

Imperial College London, Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, St Mary’s Campus, London W2 1PG, United Kingdom.

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pg. 101-106 Update: Deployment of Innovative Genetic Vector Control Strategies including an update on the MosqGuide Project

C.J. Beech1, M.M. Quinlan2, M.L. Capurro3, L.S. Alphey1,4, J.D. Mumford2

1Oxitec Ltd, 71 Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxford, OX14 4RX, UK;
2Centre for Environmental Policy, Imperial College London, Silwood Park, Ascot, Berkshire, SL5 7PY, UK;
3Universidade de São Paulo, Departamento de Parasitologia, Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas, Av.Prof Lineu Prestes, 1374,Butantan, São Paulo 05508-900, Brazil;
4Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK.


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pg. 107-110 Open field release of a self-limiting transgenic Aedes aegypti mosquito strain to combat dengue – a structured risk-benefit analysis

E. Jane Morris

African Centre for Gene Technologies, PO Box 75011, Lynnwood Ridge 0040, South Africa.

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pg. 111-114 Prevention and Control of Aedes aegypti-borne Diseases: Lesson Learned from Past Successes and Failures

Duane J. Gubler

Signature Research Program in Emerging Infectious Diseases, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore.

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