September 22, 2019

Tag: irradiation

DOST Seeks to Control Dengue Mosquito Population via Sterile Insect Technique

By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter @edd1819, Instagram @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current News Highlights: — Philippine Nuclear Research Institute (PNRI) doing Sterile Insect Technique (SIT) to control dengue-carrying mosquito. — Rendering mosquito sterile (baog in Pilipino) to suppress its population succeeded in Guandong, China. — PNRI plans to released gamma-sterilized male […]