Project Number: 8042-32000-008-01
Start Date: Dec 23, 2013
End Date: Sep 30, 2017
ARS will acquire the basic knowledge of chemoreceptors in the Yellow Fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti. This information will be used by both parties to jointly discover and develop chemicals for manipulation of mosquito behavior. The Cooperator will provide expertise and advice on strategies for the use of behavioral chemicals to enhance specificity and efficacy of insecticides aimed at mosquito control.