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Science with Jonathan Webb: Dengue-proof mosquito – RN Breakfast

This post was originally published on this siteFemale Aedes aegypti mosquitoes injected with this single-chain variable fragment (scFV) saw significantly reduced viral infection, dissemination,

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Infection from suspected mosquito bite causes man’s testicle to calcify

This post was originally published on this siteA man in India who sought medical attention for a suspected urinary tract infection was found to be suffering from a rare reaction in one of his

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Can this scent lure and kill the dreaded mosquito? These Miami researchers say it can

This post was originally published on this siteSwat! Sting! Ouch! Missed again. A familiar feeling in South Florida as mosquitoes swarm in, lured by our subtropical climate, bite us and cause all

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Mosquito-borne La Crosse encephalitis sickens Lake County resident

This post was originally published on this siteThe Plain Dealer. A case of La Crosse encephalitis, a mosquito-borne illness, has been confirmed in Lake County. (Lonnie Timmons III / The Plain

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Global heating driving spread of mosquito-borne dengue fever

This post was originally published on this siteRecord numbers across Asia and Americas infected as rising temperatures extend disease to places once seen as safe. Harriet Grant. Sun 1 Dec 2019

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Going overseas? Call to mosquito-proof homes as dengue cases soar

This post was originally published on this siteResidents planning to go overseas for the year-end holidays should make their homes mosquito-proof before travelling, said the National Environment

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Dengue cases rise five-fold from last year; NEA advises public to mosquito-proof homes before travelling

This post was originally published on this siteSINGAPORE – Residents planning to go overseas for the year-end holidays should make their homes mosquito-proof before travelling, the National

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Bacteria Could Be Weapon Against Mosquito-Borne Dengue

This post was originally published on this siteFRIDAY, Nov. 22, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Lab-altered mosquitoes have made a big dent in the spread of dengue fever, researchers report. How?

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8.4 million mosquito nets distributed as part of malaria control effort

This post was originally published on this siteA total of 8.4 million specially treated mosquito nets are now in every household in Nigeria’s Kano State. The nets are part of major push to

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Scientists fear deadly EEE virus is a ‘harbinger’ of more troublesome mosquito-borne illnesses

This post was originally published on this siteEastern Equine Encephalitis sparked concern among health officials last summer as the deadly mosquito-borne illness experienced a relative

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