Sunday, May 8, 2016

Zika news: "Genetically modified mosquitoes could join Zika virus fight"

This is news from the News Service of Florida republished in the Post:

TALLAHASSEE — U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., said Thursday he'd support the use of genetically modified mosquitoes in the Florida Keys to help stop the spread of the Zika virus.
     "I think this is going to be such a crisis that we've got to move ahead with it, certainly the pilot study," Nelson told reporters during a stop at Tallahassee International Airport.