Chagas disease vector control in Central America

Schofield CJ & Dujardin JP

    As the Southern Cone Initiative proceeds steadily towards eradication of Triatoma infestans, there is increasing interest in applying similar approaches to control Chagas disease vectors in Mexico, Central America and countries of the Andean Pact. Here, Chris Schofield and Jean Pierre Dujardin discuss the technical feasibility of such an approach.