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First Chikungunya-infected Aedes aegypti mosquitoes found in Brazil

Added: 22.06.2017 23:52 | 1 views | 0 comments

While more than 13,000 cases of Chikungunya viral disease were reported in Brazil in 2015, scientists had never before detected the virus in a captured mosquito in this country. Now, researchers have identified a mosquito -- caught in the Brazilian city of Aracaju -- that's naturally infected with the East-Central-South-African (ECSA) genotype of Chikungunya.

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Mosquitoes that can carry Zika found in Long Beach, Calif., for the first time

Added: 20.06.2017 13:19 | 4 views | 0 comments

While the Aedes aegypti mosquitoes have been found in Southern California, this marks the first time the mosquito has been found in Long Beach, Calif.

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Global Health: The High-Tech Device That’s Like a Bouncer for Mosquitoes

Added: 19.06.2017 18:52 | 0 views | 0 comments

New traps that use infrared beams to identify insects are helping researchers capture more of the disease-carrying insects they need.

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iKayaa 10x10-Foot Outdoor Folding Canopy Tent for $84 + free shipping

Added: 19.06.2017 18:23 | 2 views | 0 comments

Lovdock offers the iKayaa 10x10-Foot Folding Outdoor Canopy Tent for $83.99 with free shipping. That's $45 off list and the lowest price we could find, although we saw it for $4 less last month. It's 8.5 feet tall and features mosquito netting walls and a steel frame.

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Mutant mosquitos make insecticide-resistance monitoring key to controlling Zika

Added: 19.06.2017 17:02 | 1 views | 0 comments

One of the most common insecticides used in the battle against the Aedes aegypti mosquito has no measurable impact when applied in communities where the mosquito has built up resistance to it, a study finds.

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Gaps remain in surveillance for mosquitoes that transmit Zika, new CDC data shows

Added: 19.06.2017 15:18 | 2 views | 0 comments

As concerns over Zika virus have grown since 2015, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has turned to local public health professionals to compile data on distribution of the two primary mosquito species capable of transmitting the virus, Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus. Their findings highlight both the potential widespread presence of the mosquitoes as well as gaps in local surveillance capabilities crucial to understanding the threat of Zika and other mosquito-borne diseases.

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Scientists reveal mechanism behind mosquito-borne-disease 'blocker' used to fight viruses

Added: 16.06.2017 17:52 | 3 views | 0 comments

A new study may explain how a bacterium called Wolbachia prevents mosquitoes from transmitting deadly diseases such as dengue fever, West Nile virus and Zika.

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Mosquitoes manipulated with light

Added: 16.06.2017 14:16 | 3 views | 0 comments

Exposure to just 10 minutes of light at night suppresses biting and manipulates flight behavior in the Anopheles gambiae mosquito, the major vector for transmission of malaria in Africa, according to new research.

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Manipulating mosquitoes with light

Added: 16.06.2017 14:16 | 4 views | 0 comments

Exposure to just 10 minutes of light at night suppresses biting and manipulates flight behavior in the Anopheles gambiae mosquito, the major vector for transmission of malaria in Africa, according to new research.

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Mosquitoes Won’t Leave You Alone? The 1 Thing Doctors Say Works Better Than Toxic Repellents

Added: 16.06.2017 7:01 | 4 views | 0 comments


We all enjoy and love summer days, right? Well, I guess that none of you love the mosquitoes that come along with the sunny days. Mosquitoes are definitely one of the most annoying insects! Besides sucking blood once they get to your skin, the worst thing is that they can also bite through clothing! Many ...]

From: www.healthandhealthyliving.com

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