Mosquito


Microsoft Develops Mosquito Trap

Microsoft Develops Mosquito Trap

Technology giant Microsoft recently launched a prototype trap for detecting mosquito-borne illnesses like dengue and Zika, say...

Jun 25 2016, 12:48am CDT

Antimalarial mosquito

Scientists Create Mosquito Population without the Power to Transmit Malaria

Scientists from the University of California have published a study in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Scien...

Nov 27 2015, 10:49am CST

UC Scientists Create Malaria-Blocking Mosquito Strain

UC Scientists Create Malaria-Blocking Mosquito Strain

Researchers have succeeded in making such mosquitoes which repel the disease known as malaria. This is a milestone in genetic e...

Nov 24 2015, 7:02am CST

Sex-Switching Mosquito Gene Could Help Fight Dengue Fever

Sex-Switching Mosquito Gene Could Help Fight Dengue Fever

A sex-determining gene in mosquitoes could actually help combat dengue fever. This is good news as far as human health prospect...

May 25 2015, 7:15am CDT

Clapping Mosquito Trap Concept

Clapping Mosquito Trap Concept

Designer Jian-feng came up with a clapping hands mosquito trap design concept. The Mosquito box design looks so weird that I...

May 8 2006, 10:01am CDT