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Apr 20, 2016 01:25 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
The Mosquito Killer Billboard mimics human sweat to attract and destroy virus-carrying mosquitoes in Brazil. Continue reading →
Apr 14, 2016 06:50 AM ET // Sara G. Miller, LiveScience
The CDC concluded that if a woman is infected with Zika during pregnancy, the result can be microcephaly and other congenital problems in their babies.
Mar 6, 2016 10:43 AM ET // Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
Microcephaly might be the 'tip of the iceberg' of problems caused by the mosquito-borne Zika virus.
Jan 29, 2016 09:45 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
Genetically modified mosquitoes will kill wild ones by making love, not war. Continue reading →
Jan 28, 2016 09:30 AM ET // AFP
Babies with microcephaly have an abnormally small brain and skull for their age.
Nov 16, 2015 09:16 AM ET
Around the world, rates of malaria infection have been steadily dropping. Is this the beginning of the end of the malaria parasite?
Aug 17, 2015 08:38 AM ET // Discovery News
The sweet aroma of sweetgrass packs natural mosquito repellents, research shows.
May 26, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
Mosquitoes, gnats and other insect annoyances have been bugging mankind for millennia. Here's how to fight back.
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