Identification and tissue tropism of newly identified iflavirus and negevirus in Glossina morsitans morsitans tsetse flies

Published on
May 31, 2021

Tsetse flies cause major health and economic problems as they transmit trypanosomes causing sleeping sickness in humans (Human African Trypanosomosis, HAT) and nagana in animals (African Animal Trypanosomosis, AAT). A solution to control the spread of these flies and their associated diseases is the Sterile Insect Technique (SIT).