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Volume 38 Issue 4, April 2020

Volume 38 Issue 4

Sex-sorting machine for mosquito control

Aedes aegytpi mosquitoes are imaged in a sex-sorting device. Crawford et al. describe the production of accurately sorted sterile male mosquitoes and their deployment in a mosquito-eradication trial.

See Crawford et al.

Image: Verily. Cover Design: Erin Dewalt.


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