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  • Could evolution be our ally when it comes to mosquito control?

    Could evolution be our ally when it comes to mosquito control?

    Two researchers propose a novel approach to reduce mosquitoes’ human toll without disrupting ecosystems.By the quirks of genetics, some people are natural mosquito bait. In any group of 10, it seems, one person will draw a fury of bites, while the rest get off lightly. Which makes a dreamer wonder: Why not devise a nonhuman target to attract mosquitoes and so reduce the toll of mo

  • Interference Methods (pheromones)

    In China, investigation on insect sexual pheromones started in the beginning of the 1970’s, having been produced in 1997 pheromones of at least the following 23 species: Adoxophes orana, ...

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    LED Plant Growth Chambers

    Hettich LED Plant Growth Chambers use an advanced LED lighting system to increase throughputs and decrease operation costs. Their highly efficient LED lights deliver uniform lighting throughout the chamber and virtually eliminate dark corners for consistent results. The LED lights also emit minimal heat, allowing for more usable chamber space than tube-lighted plant growth chambers.