February 23, 2020

Tag: Sterile Insect Technique

DOST Continues Battle vs. Dengue, Says Herbal Supplement Out August 12

Update: August, 11, 2019, 2:42 p.m. DOST Secretary Fortunato T. de la Peña during the press conference on August 10 at Robinsons Place Tacloban, Marasbaras, of the DOST VIII (part of the Regional Science and Technology Week (RSTW), revealed the Herbanext herbal supplement for dengue infection will be released on August 12. He earlier said […]

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 […]