Archive for March 22nd, 2007

The Arrival of The Malaria Free Mosquitos

It seems that the science behind genetic modification and genetic engineering may also help in our fight to control the spread of diseases in the future. Although genetic modification today is mainly focused on the agricultural sector by producing genetically modified plants that are better and sturdier than their organic counterparts, scientists have now been eyeing using the same technology in order to help contain the spread of disease such as malaria. Researchers at the Johns Hopkins Univers…