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Washington DC [USA] Nov 9 (ANI): Mated female mosquitoes are more harmful than the virgin one, as they tend to transmit malaria parasites, says a recent study.
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Siliguri(West Bengal) [India], Oct 16 (ANI): With a spike in dengue cases, light traps were laid by the health department to collect mosquitoes in ward 21 area under the Siliguri Municipal Corporation (SMC).
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Washington D.C. [USA], Sept 19 (ANI): Drug used for treating skin disease psoriasis may now be used to effectively treat malaria, suggests recent study.
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Washington D.C. [USA], Sept 17 (ANI): As mosquitoes mostly spread dengue virus while feeding on iron deficit blood, researchers suggest consuming iron-rich food if dealing with iron deficiency, anaemia or dengue fever.
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Washington D.C. [USA], July 28 (ANI): A disease control centre developed an Autocidal Gravid Ovitrap (AGO trap) that attracts and captures female mosquitoes looking for a site to lay eggs. After which researchers reported that AGO traps successfully protected people from infection with chiku
Dodoma [Tanzania], July 28 (ANI): As many as 13 people have died as a result of dengue fever, while 6,677 people are infected with the virus across the East African country, the health ministry told the state media.
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Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 8 (ANI): A new study, conducted by researchers at Cornell and Binghamton University now finds that mosquitoes can hear over distances much greater than anyone suspected.
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Jaipur (Rajasthan), Oct 23 (ANI): Around 120 people have tested positive for Zika virus in Rajasthan, state health minister Kalicharan Saraf said on Monday.
Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], Oct 16 (ANI): The Rajasthan health department has said that out of 72 persons tested positive for Zika virus, 60 have been cured.
Updated : 1 year, 6 months ago IST
Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], May 29 (ANI): Global warming has become a major concern for the world's general population and the scientists.
Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], May 15 (ANI): Turns out, an altered body odour can indicate a specific infection among humans.
Updated : 1 year, 7 months ago IST
Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], May 05 (ANI): Seems like, a specific kind of people is primarily responsible for dengue virus transmission.