28.04.2016

icipe at Biovision 2016

Lyon, France, 13 – 14 April 2016 – Prof. Baldwyn Torto, Head of icipe Behavioural and Chemical Ecology Unit attended and gave  a plenary address at the Biovision World Life Science Forum, held in Lyon, France.

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25.04.2016

icipe research selected Biomedical Picture of the Day (BPoD)

An image from a paper published by Joel Bargul, a recent icipe PhD graduate, and Jamin Jung, University of Wuerzburg, and colleagues in the Journal PLoS Pathogens in February 2016 has been selected as the image of the Day for 23rd April 2016 by BPoD (Biomedical Picture of the Day), which is managed UK MRC Clinical

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14.04.2016

Tsetse genes identified

A recent study by icipe that has identified the genes responsible for chemical sensing in tsetse flies could help to improve the way that the insects are managed, because they carry the trypanosome parasite that causes human sleeping sickness and the livestock disease nagana.

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11.03.2016

US$ 2.5M renewable energy project

Nairobi, Kenya, 12 March 2016 - icipe has embarked on a US$ 2.5 million renewable energy initiative, funded by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC). 

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