Keywords: Transmission Zero
Malaria-free mosquito engineered by scientistsGNA, MODERN GHANA, 2022.
Scientists have genetically modified the main malaria-carrying species of mosquito in sub-SaharanAfrica to slow the growth of malaria-causing parasites in their gut, preventing transmission of thedisease to humans. When the Anopheles gambiae takes a blood meal, it produces two ...
Keywords: africa, gene drive synthetic, malaria, population modification, Transmission Zero
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