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Green light for Colombian expansion


The growth of our project in Colombia comes after promising results from small-scale trials. Following extensive consultation with health...
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Promising results in the Paris neighbourhood of Bello are paving the way for expansion in 2017


A press conference held on 22 October by Eliminate Dengue Colombia has revealed that after ten months of releases, 90% of the Aedes aegypti...
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Measuring the impact of Wolbachia in controlling the transmission of viruses


Following recommendations from the World Health Organization (WHO) and Pan-American Health Organization (PAHO) in March and April this year, a...
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Eliminate Dengue Colombia expands field trials into Los Sauces, Maruchenga and Nueva Jerusalén


Eliminate Dengue Colombia is continuing the fight against mosquito-borne viruses in Paris as well as expanding into Los Sauces, Maruchenga and Nueva Jerusalén.
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Most mosquitoes in the Paris neighbourhood of Bello now carry Wolbachia


After nearly 3 years working with the community in the Paris neighbourhood of Bello, most Aedes aegypti mosquitoes in the area now carry Wolbachia bacteria.
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El Mundo.com: Con “mosquitos buenos”, intentan disminuir casos de dengue 



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Colombia celebrates first Wolbachia mosquito release


After almost three years work in the laboratories at PECET, University of Antioquia and extensive engagement with the community, the Eliminate...
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Students spread the word about Wolbachia


Six Colombian teenagers have taken on the role of ‘teacher’ for a day to share information about the Eliminate Dengue project with their fellow students.
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Grandes Logros: Eliminate Dengue Colombia in Medellin



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Eliminate Dengue in Colombia


In March, with the endorsement of the Municipal Secretary of Health Office in Medellin, the team from the Program for the Study and Control of...
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