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Table 2 Infection, dissemination and transmission rates (in %) calculated at different days after infection of Ae. aegypti from Madeira with DENV-2 Bangkok strain

From: Potential of Aedes aegypti populations in Madeira Island to transmit dengue and chikungunya viruses

Days post-infection Funchal Paúl do Mar
IR n (%) DR n (%) TR n (%) IR n (%) DR n (%) TR n (%)
7 95 (20) 52.6 (19) 0 (10) 80 (20) 18.7 (16) 0 (3)
14 95 (20) 94.7 (19) 27.7 (18) 75 (20) 80 (15) 8.3 (12)
  1. Abbreviations: IR infection rate, DR dissemination rate, TR transmission rate, n the number of mosquitoes analysed