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Ciência: Brasil vai testar mosquito 'vacinado' contra dengue



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The Sacramento Bee: UCD professor Michael Turelli finds biomathematics work 'ridiculously satisfying'



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ScienceNews: Mosquitoes Remade



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NPR Radio: 'Eliminate Dengue' Team Has A Deep (Lab) Bench (Part 2 of a 2-part series)


By Joe Palca, Science Correspondent, NPR Radio Scott O'Neill is leading a global effort to rid the world of dengue fever.
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NPR Radio: A Scientist's 20-Year Quest to Defeat Dengue Fever (Part 1 of a 2-part series)


By Joe Palca, Science Correspondent, NPR Radio Scott O'Neill wants to rid the world of dengue fever by infecting mosquitoes with bacteria so...
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The Age: Fever Pitch



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BBC News: Bacteria stop transmission of dengue fever



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Phenomena - A science salon hosted by National Geographic Magazine: Defeating dengue by releasing mosquitoes with virus-blocking bacteria



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The New York Times: Five Years In, Gauging Impact of Gates Grants


Five years ago, Bill Gates made an extraordinary offer: he invited the world’s scientists to submit ideas for tackling the biggest problems...
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The New York Times: Microbes: Fighting mosquito-transmitted viruses with bacteria that infect many insects


A type of bacteria that infects many insects may make mosquitoes more resistant to viruses that can be dangerous to humans, researchers have found.
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Ciência: Bactéria age como vacina para dengue em insecto


A type of bacteria that infects many insects may make mosquitoes more resistant to viruses that can be dangerous to humans, researchers have found.
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Scientific American: Infecting mosquitoes before they infect us


A study in the journal Science shows that infecting disease-carrying mosquitoes with the bacteria Wolbachia could be an...
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Los Angeles Times: Mosquito solution: Bite them first


Australian researchers work on a way to infect them with a parasite that cuts their life span by more than half, minimizing the time the insects...
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BBC News: 'Bug' could combat dengue fever


Humans could be protected from dengue fever by infecting the mosquitoes carrying it with a parasite which halves their lifespan, say researchers.
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Taipei Times: Australian scientist claims breakthrough on dengue fever



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Washington Times: Older mosquitoes more likely to spread disease


Old mosquitoes usually spread disease, so Australian researchers figured out a way to make the pests die younger - naturally, not poisoned.
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The Age: Putting bite on dengue


Australian researchers have made a breakthrough that could help curb the spread of dengue fever, a tropical disease which kills thousands of people...
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Český Rozhlas: Bakterie mohou kontrolovat horečku dengue


Zkrácení komářího života by mohlo udržet pod kontrolou šíření horečky dengue.
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BBC Brasil: Bacteria pode ser arma contra dengue, diz estudo


Os seres humanos podem se proteger da dengue adotando a estratégia de infectar os mosquitos Aedes aegypti, portadores do vírus,...
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