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Are GM malaria-free mosquitoes a new thing?

Discussion in 'Wildlife & Nature Conservation' started by DavidBrown, 24 Nov 2015.

  1. DavidBrown

    DavidBrown Moderator Staff Member

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    And this is only done for one Asian species, but malaria is more of a problem in Africa and there is a whole range of different mosquito species that transmit malaria (and different types of malaria as well), so it is not really a solution and releasing GM organisms in the wild sounds risky to me as well....