Effect of feeding blood treated with isometamidium chloride to Glossina morsitans morsitans on the flies' subsequent vectorial capacity, and evaluation of an in vitro feeding system for the maintenance of infected tsetse flies

P. Van den Bossche, J. Van Den Abbeele, R. De Deken

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationQuality control for expanded tsetse production, sterilization and field application
Place of PublicationVienna
PublisherInternational Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Publication date2012
ISBN (Print)978-92-0-130110-9
Publication statusPublished - 2012


  • Protozoal diseases
  • Trypanosomiasis-African
  • Sleeping sickness
  • Nagana
  • Trypanosoma brucei brucei
  • Trypanosoma congolense
  • Vectors
  • Tsetse flies
  • Glossina morsitans morsitans
  • Treatment
  • Bloodmeal
  • Isometamidium chloride
  • Effectiveness
  • Vectorial capacity
  • In vitro
  • Maintenance
  • Evaluation
  • Susceptibility
  • Starvation
  • Infectivity
  • Infection intensity

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