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The Lost Lectures. Hadyn Parry: Modifying Mosquitos

Tracy Thompson 22nd January 2014 Presentations, Resources

Hadyn talks about his collaborative effort with Brazil to reduce the population of Aedes Aegypti. This nasty breed of Mosquito targets humans and has advanced the spread of Dengue Fever across the world. He shows us how his company achieve this marvellous feat of genetic engineering and even gives us a sneak peak of their [...]

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Life cycle of Aedes aegypti

Tracy Thompson 20th June 2013 Presentations, Resources

This is an interactive presentation showing the life cycle of the mosquito Aedes aegypti. This mosquito transmits diseases like dengue, chikungunya and yellow fever and feeds almost exclusively on humans. Living in and around people’s homes this mosquito will breed in anything that holds water including flowerpots, birdbaths and urban refuse. Control of this mosquito [...]

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