Wolbachia-Infected Mosquito Release Shows Encouraging Results

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A pilot program in a 150-acre zone in Miami in 2018 released as many as 375,000 Wolbachia-infected male Aedes aegypti mosquitoes per week for six months and succeeded in reducing the female Ae. aegypti population by more than 75 percent.

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Source: Entomology Today

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