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Genes of major disease-causing mosquito decoded

October 1st, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 1 (ANI): In a new study, researchers examined genes that are turned on during infection in a type of mosquito that is not only a pest, but transmits disease-causing pathogens. ... Read more...

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Incidence of diseases rises in Delhi after heavy rains

August 23rd, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) The heavy rains in the capital this monsoon season have not just brought potholes, water logging and traffic snarls, but also a spell of viral and bacterial ... Read more...

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Insects may have caused dinosaur extinction, suggests new study

January 4th, 2008 - 11:52 am ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 4 (ANI): A new study by scientists has suggested that dinosaurs might have been wiped off the face off the Earth by biting, disease-carrying insects over a long period of ... Read more...

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