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- n. Plural form of larvacide.
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The university is currently focusing on using larvacides, which render larvae incapable of growing into adults.
Nelspruit, health officials warned that larvacides such as Larvex
However, control strategies (e.g., larvacides) release surviving larvae from competition, resulting in the production of larger adult mosquitoes.
Yet without truly comprehensive programs that combine insecticides, larvacides, spatial repellants, nets, combination drugs and careful monitoring of results - along with fully transparent programs and accountability for success or failure - even a multi-billion-dollar program will simply perpetuate malaria at levels that developed country bureaucrats deem "acceptable."