EPA OKs first living pest-control mosquito for use in United States

Asian tiger mosquitoes made bad dad by Wolbachia bacteria can suppress local populations

Asian tiger mosquito

WATCH OUT The Asian tiger mosquito (shown) is an unloved invader in much of the world, but now a bad-dad version is about to be commercially launched as a living tool to control populations of the pests.

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