Volume 563 Issue 7732, 22 November 2018
Article | 14 November 2018 | open
Improved reference genome of Aedes aegypti informs arbovirus vector control
An improved, fully re-annotated Aedes aegypti genome assembly (AaegL5) provides insights into the sex-determining M locus, chemosensory systems that help mosquitoes to hunt humans and loci involved in insecticide resistance and will help to generate intervention strategies to fight this deadly disease vector.
Benjamin J. Matthews, Olga Dudchenko […] & Leslie B. Vosshall