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    Scientists reveal mechanism behind mosquito-borne-disease ‘blocker’ used to fight viruses

    06/16/2017

06/16/2017

Scientists reveal mechanism behind mosquito-borne-disease ‘blocker’ used to fight viruses

A new study may explain how a bacterium called Wolbachia prevents mosquitoes from transmitting deadly diseases such as dengue fever, West Nile virus and Zika.