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Bacteria Could Be Weapon Against Mosquito-Borne Dengue

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Nov. 22, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Lab-altered mosquitoes have made a big dent in the spread of dengue fever, researchers report. How? Australian scientists released mosquitoes carrying a bacteria that prevents transmission of the dengue virus. The strategy resulted in a 76% decrease in dengue transmission in a community‚Ķ Read More »