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More R&D needed in dengue fight, say experts

KUALA LUMPUR: The idea of locating the “epicentre” of dengue infection seems easy but in practice, it is not, says deputy Health director-general (Public Health) Datuk Dr Chong Chee Kheong.

Pest control decreases dengue by 40% within KL

PETALING JAYA: Dengue cases reduced by 40% in six sites within Kuala Lumpur after the release of Wolbachia-carrying Aedes aegypti mosquitoes there.

Arresting the risk of dengue virus

Kuala Lumpur: Aedes mosquitoes carrying the Wolbachia bacteria will be released nationwide in stages, says Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad.

Bloody mosquitoes! How dengue virus spreads around the world

Dengue outbreaks are common occurrences in certain regions of the world, including Malaysia, with research ongoing to try and stem its tide.