News from ISCA on Integrated Pest Management

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June 6, 2014

Human-scented Trojan Cow Technology to Divert Blood- Sucking Insects Away from Humans

ISCA Technologies announced today that Agenor Mafra-Neto’s ground breaking research on the development of a human-scented Trojan cow technology has been awarded a Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s Grand Challenges Explorations grant. Dr. Mafra-Neto’s team is developing an inexpensive, long lasting, ‘cologne’ that would alter the scent of livestock to mimic humans’. The ersatz odor […]

August 12, 2012

Isca Technologies Receives Grand Challenges Explorations Grant For Ground Breaking Research In Global Health And Development

RIVERSIDE, CA – ISCA TECHNOLOGIES announced today that it is a Grand Challenges Explorations winner, an initiative funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Dr. Agenor Mafra-Neto, Ph.D will pursue an innovative global health and development research project, titled: Ultra Cheap Laser Bug Sensors to Manage Agricultural Pests. “This is a fantastic opportunity to […]