The bacteria that causes plague may be able to transmit in ways previously unknown for us. For the first time, Anderson and co-authors have released a pre-print… Read more »
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Even if you find ticks repulsive, your skin’s electrical charge may find them positively attractive. Previously assumed to require direct contact to spread,… Read more »
A mosquito vector of malaria normally found in Asia is moving into African cities. How did it travel there and is this a cause for concern?
‘Beautiful' is an adjective seldom found in vector-borne disease, not least concerning mosquitos. Yet one photographer has recently highlighted the… Read more »