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Area of Technology:Life Sciences

Title of the Innovation: Mosquito Larvicidal Formulation Based on thuringiensis var israelensis

Brief About Innovation


A strain of Bacillus thuringiensis var. israelensis was isolated  from a soil sample collected from a paddy field near Pondicherry and found to be highly toxic to anopheline and culicine mosquitoes and safe to honey bees and silk worms.