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A new study investigates how effective ovitraps are for the control of mosquitoes (and eventual prevention of disease) in Texas communities.
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The global trade in used tyres is a major factor responsible for introductions of Aedes invasive mosquitoes. Clare Strode tells us… Read more »
A new study shows that rising temperatures can reduce Wolbachia infection in mosquitoes, loosening its control on their… Read more »
Some mosquitoes have a strong preference for feeding on humans rather than other vertebrates. Our smell is one of the cues they… Read more »
Here, Krisztian Magori summarizes the most recent updates from the World Mosquito Program on the success of scaled deployment of… Read more »
The S139N mutation in Zika M-protein has been found to increase severity of neurolovirulence, including microcephaly.
How to use genetics and serology to understand the spread of dengue infections.
With almost 1400 cases and 250 deaths, Brazil is currently experiencing the largest outbreak of yellow fever since the 1940s.… Read more »
Mosquito bites cause an immune response that unwittingly enhances the establishment of mosquito-transmitted diseases.