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Converting female mosquitoes to non-biting males with implications for mosquito control

Converting female mosquitoes to non-biting males with implications for mosquito control

“Nix has great potential for developing mosquito control strategies to reduce vector populations through female-to-male sex conversion, or to aid in the Sterile Insect Technique, which requires releasing only nonbiting males,” said James Biedler, a research scientist in the Tu lab.

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