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Human Health Problems and Accidents Associated with Occurrence and Control of Storage Arthropods and Rodents

  • Vaclav Stejskal
  • Jan Hubert
  • Zhihong Li
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Abstract

The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) estimates that the global human population will reach 9.8 billion in the year 2050, that is over 70% higher than the previous estimate cited by Hagstrum and Phillips (Ann Rev Entomol 62:379–397, 2017).

Notes

Acknowledgements

We would like to thank Dr. Jana Kovarova, Martin Markovic, Prof. Dr. Christos Athanassiou and Dr. Frank Arthur for the previous manuscript version reading and inviting us to write this review article. The work on this topic has been supported by the grant of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Czech Republic No. MZE RO0417.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Crop Research InstitutePrague 6Czechia
  2. 2.Department of EntomologyCollege of Plant Protection, China Agricultural UniversityBeijingChina

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