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SenesTech Inc. (NASDAQ: SNES) Eager to Work with Cities to Address Rat Crises Using Effective Fertility-Restricting Method

  • SenesTech pioneered an innovative rat control method that restricts the fertility of both male and female rats, ContraPest(R)
  • With cities around the country and the world, in general, implementing a raft of rat control methods, SenesTech is eager to work with city governments to address the rat crises
  • Rat populations are surging in many major cities, driven by the post-COVID rebound in business and climate change
  • Studies show that ContraPest can reduce rat populations by more than 90% and sustain the reduced numbers, when added to an integrated pest management plan

Once threatened by the sudden COVID-induced closure of businesses and restaurants, which forced rats to adapt by moving to residential areas in search of food or die – renowned rodentologist Bobby Corrigan estimates that hundreds of thousands, if not millions, died – the long-tailed rodents are now seemingly enjoying a change of fortune. Rat populations are surging in many major cities, driven by the post-COVID rebound in restaurant operations and the reopening of businesses, which are providing alternative and ample locations where the rodents find food. Moreover, “Climate change has brought longer stretches of warmer weather, which means more time for breeding,” explains an article in PBS (

This is concerning. Rats cause billions of dollars in damages annually worldwide and carry harmful and sometimes deadly diseases. Thus, to avert a crisis, cities have moved to control the vermin, turning their attention toward addressing the trash problem as one of their…

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