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Researchers Unveil Detailed Genome of Invasive Malaria Mosquito

Submitted by tsavage on February 18, 2021 - 10:27 AM

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A recent study newly upgraded Anopheles stephensi genome. The study unearthed more than 3,000 genes that previously evaded scrutiny. The Anopheles stephensi is a major malaria vector mosquito in urban areas of South Asia and has recently been located in the horn of Africa.

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University of California San Diego

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Mario Aguilera

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