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New approach for controlling dengue fever and Zika virus

New approach for controlling dengue fever and Zika virus

Postby smix » Sat Oct 20, 2018 3:52 am

New approach for controlling dengue fever and Zika virus
ScienceDaily

URL: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2 ... 211709.htm
Category: healthNews
Published: Wed, 17 Oct 2018 21:17:09 EDT

Description: To be able to reproduce and become effective disease carriers, mosquitoes must first attain optimal body size and nutritional status. A pair of researchers have succeeded in using CRISPR-Cas9, a powerful tool for altering DNA sequences and modifying gene function, to decrease mosquito body size, moving the research one step closer to eliminating mosquitoes that carry dengue fever and Zika virus.
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