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The AWED trial (Applying Wolbachia to Eliminate Dengue) to assess the efficacy of Wolbachia-infected mosquito deployments to reduce dengue incidence in Yogyakarta, Indonesia: Study protocol for a cluster randomised controlled trial

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Background Dengue and other arboviruses transmitted by Aedes aegypti mosquitoes, including Zika and chikungunya, present an increasing public health challenge in tropical regions. Current vector control strategies have failed to curb disease transmission, but continue to be employed despite the absence of robust evidence for their effectiveness or optimal implementation. The World Mosquito Program has developed a novel approach to arbovirus control using Ae. aegypti stably tr... Expand abstract
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10.1186/s13063-018-2670-z

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BioMed Central
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Trials More from this journal
Volume:
302
Issue:
19
Publication date:
2018-05-31
Acceptance date:
2018-05-03
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1745-6215
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2018-10-12

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