Dengue Fever and the Aedes aegypti mosquito – an Oxitec film

April 17, 2012

What is Dengue Fever? Why are people and governments so worried about it? What’s it got to do with mosquitoes, and how can we control it?

Part one

Featuring never-before-seen footage and exclusive interviews with Haedes and Aegypta – representatives of the notorious Dengue mosquito – this film tackles some of the big questions about this dangerous virus, and what Oxitec can do to help.

Part two

In this video, you can learn more about how the Oxitec approach works, and how it is providing what Professor Paul Reiter describes as a ‘cutting-edge’ solution to the growing threat of Dengue fever.

Dengue, mosquitos and the Oxitec approach – part 2 from Oxitec Limited on Vimeo.