GM mosquitoes approved for field trial release in Florida
The offspring of modified mosquitoes die youngPaulo Whitaker/ReutersBy Aviva RutkinReady or not, here they come. On 19 November, the Florida Keys Mosquito Control District gave the green light to a controversial plan to test genetically engineered male mosquitoes. The mosquitoes – developed by UK biotechnology firm Oxitec – carry a gene that makes...
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