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Zika Outbreak Epicenter-Genetically-Mo dified Mosquitoes Released In 2015




Oxitec first unveiled its large-scale, genetically-modified mosquito farm in Brazil in July 2012, with the goal of reducing the incidence of dengue fever, as The Disease Daily reported. Dengue fever is spread by the same Aedes mosquitoes which spread the Zika virus-and though they cannot fly more than 400 meters, WHO stated, it may inadvertently be transported by humans from one place to another.- shortly after the GM mosquitoes were first released into the wild in Juazeiro, Brazil

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