TITLE

BUZZ OFF: CAN BIOENGINEERING MOSQUITOES STOP THE SPREAD OF TROPICAL DISEASES?

AUTHOR(S)
Weir, Kirsten
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Current Science;3/9/2012, Vol. 97 Issue 11, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the risk of being bitten by a mosquito which leads to dengue fever, stating that it is caused by a virus of the mosquito Aedes aegypti, also mentioning the release of millions of lab-created mosquitoes by scientists in the island of Grand Cayman, and Oxitec mosquitoes.
ACCESSION #
72321816

 

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