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Adult Mosquitoes Can Pass Zika To Their Offspring: Study
 

Adult Mosquitoes Can Pass Zika To Their Offspring: Study

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Adult female mosquitoes can pass the Zika virus along to their offspring, US researchers said on Monday, a finding that makes clear the need for pesticide programs that kill both adult mosquitoes and their eggs.
 
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30 Aug 2016 - General
 
Every day there is something new that scientists learn about the Zika virus, and every single time it makes the virus more and more of a burden to the healthcare professionals. Up to date, all of the mosquito born diseases were believed to be transferred by a healthy mosquito biting an infected human being and then carrying the virus to infect another. If what they claim here is true, that the virus can be transmitted from an infected mosquito to its offsprings, the rate of transmission can be i...
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