malaria mosquito


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Noun1.malaria mosquito - transmits the malaria parasitemalaria mosquito - transmits the malaria parasite  
mosquito - two-winged insect whose female has a long proboscis to pierce the skin and suck the blood of humans and animals
Anopheles, genus Anopheles - malaria mosquitoes; distinguished by the adult's head-downward stance and absence of breathing tubes in the larvae
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The researchers said that the genome of the malaria mosquito is clearly separated into gene-rich and gene-poor compartments, while the genome of the yellow fever mosquito has no such differentiation.
WHY doesn't Cheryl Cole donate some of her X Factor fee instead of asking the public to buy malaria mosquito nets?
Suer, who is defending his doctoral thesis May 9 at Wageningen University, part of Wageningen UR, sees possibilities to disrupt the host seeking behavior of the malaria mosquito.
Spatial and temporal distribution of the malaria mosquito Anopheles arabiensis in northern Sudan: influence of environmental factors and implications for vector control.
Summary: Two strains of Africa's most notorious malaria mosquito are evolving into new species, new research has shown.
Use of GIS-based spatial modeling approach to characterize the spatial patterns of malaria mosquito vector breeding habitats in northwestern Thailand.
Bilal said that due to the presence of Malaria mosquito FATA health directorate distributed nets to protect people from a dangerous evil, which almost take lives.
The malaria mosquito uses a different set of receptors.
Geneticists first did the lab fruit fly, Drosophila melanogaster, and have since published reports on another fruit fly species, the malaria mosquito, and the silkworm.
And while we're on the subject, what if global warming enables the malaria mosquito to reach our shores?
An international team, led by British and American scientists, has deciphered the DNA code of the malaria mosquito, Anopheles gambiae, and of Plasmodium falciparam, the anopheles parasite that causes the deadliest variety of the disease.