Vector-Borne Diseases: Arthropods as Pest | Vector-Borne Diseases: Definition and Clinical Importance of Arthropods | Vector-Borne Diseases: Medical Entomology and Medical Arthropodology
I. Definition of VectorVector means a lot to different scientists.
- For example in biotechnology, a vector refers to an organism or molecular vehicle used to transfer genetic material from the donor or organism to a recipient organism.
- This, in toto, is near the definition used in public health integrated vector control.
Vector for Mosquito-Borne Diseases is described or defined as
- an organism capable of actively transmitting a causal agent from an infected hosts to a susceptible host.