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Built-in sound amplifier helps male mosquitoes find females

Added: 25.09.2018 22:20 | 1 views | 0 comments

The ears of male mosquitoes amplify the sound of an approaching female using a self-generated phantom tone that mimics the female's wingbeats, which increases the ear's acoustic input by a factor of up to 45,000, finds a new study.

From: feeds.sciencedaily.com

Evolution-defying DNA makes mosquitoes infertile by changing their sex

Added: 25.09.2018 17:21 | 3 views | 0 comments

Malaria could be eliminated by a CRISPR 'gene drive' that wipes out the mosquitoes that spread it, transforming the lives of hundreds of millions of people for the better

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Gene editing wipes out mosquitoes in the lab

Added: 25.09.2018 8:16 | 18 views | 0 comments

Researchers have used gene editing to completely eliminate populations of mosquitoes in the lab.

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Mosquitoes force Wisconsin robbery suspect to surrender

Added: 25.09.2018 2:05 | 2 views | 0 comments

A Wisconsin robbery suspect reportedly surrendered to police after he couldn't take mosquitoes biting at him anymore.

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Modified mosquitoes wipe out whole city’s dengue for the first time

Added: 24.09.2018 19:21 | 1 views | 0 comments

Anti-dengue mosquitoes have eliminated the virus from Townsville, Australia - the first successful large-scale use of modified mosquitoes to wipe out disease

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Mosquitoes that can carry malaria eliminated in lab experiments

Added: 24.09.2018 18:18 | 13 views | 0 comments

Researchers have eliminated caged mosquitoes using 'gene drive' technology to spread a genetic modification that blocks female reproduction.

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Giving Malaria a Deadline

Added: 24.09.2018 18:09 | 1 views | 0 comments

With a new genetic tool, scientists move a step closer to eradicating mosquitoes and the deadly diseases they carry.

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Gene editing wipes out mosquitoes in the lab

Added: 24.09.2018 16:57 | 3 views | 0 comments

Researchers have used gene editing to completely eliminate populations of mosquitoes in the lab.

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Genetic tool that wipes out malaria could save 500,000 lives each year

Added: 24.09.2018 16:00 | 25 views | 0 comments

Malaria could be eliminated by a CRISPR 'gene drive' that wipes out the mosquitoes that spread it, transforming the lives of hundreds of millions of people for the better

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