Genetically Modified Mosquitoes to Combat Malaria
George Church from Harvard University has commented saying; ““We have published methods by which gene drives can be kept confined not only by physical means but ecological and molecular methods. All of these should be employed especially with flying organisms and for organisms common in the wild near the lab”.
More information can be found at: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/genetically-engineering-mosquitoes-to-end-malaria-could-have-unintended-consequences-10120902.html
Image credit: Scott Bauer (fruit fly)
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