Vector-borne diseases in the 21st century: Counting up or counting down?
Medical entomology has undergone significant change during the past fifty years of Mir Mulla's service and leadership in the field. Significant advances have been made on a number of fronts, both in the field and in the lab leading to ongoing efforts to rein in vector-borne disease. These are discussed along with the identification of areas in which new research directions and synergies are needed. © Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2010.