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What are genetically modified mosquitoes?

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GM mosquitoes are mosquitoes that have been implanted with a gene that was not originally present or naturally occurring in the insect. In one case, the implant in question is a self-limiting gene that disrupts the normal processes of mosquitoes

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the most common one is a sterile male, they are used to lower populations in a certain area

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