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2014-07-11 11:13:01

Mosquitoes infected with the bacteria Wolbachia are more likely to become infected with West Nile virus and more likely to transmit the virus to humans.

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2010-03-02 08:55:00

West Nile virus set the country abuzz when it rapidly spread from coast to coast just a few years after arriving in the United States.

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2007-03-21 15:40:00

Researchers have developed a malaria-resistant mosquito, a step that might one day help block the spread of an illness that has claimed millions of lives around the world.


Word of the Day
plim
  • To swell, as grain or wood with water.
The word 'plim' is probably a variant of the word 'plum'.
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