New technology to make temporary genetic modifications tested in mosquitoes

Texas A&M AgriLife Research scientists have tested a technology to make temporary genetic modifications in mosquitoes. The modifications self-delete over time. The mechanism to make temporary genetic changes could be important for scientists hoping to modify mosquitoes in ways that help manage populations and prevent vector-borne diseases like West Nile virus without permanently altering wild … Read more

Fear the Walking Dead’s Showrunners on Alicia’s Plans for 7B | entertainment

[WARNING: The following contains MAJOR spoilers for Fear the Walking Dead Season 7, Episode 9, “Follow Me.”] It’s pretty clear that all is not well with Alicia Clark (Alycia Debnam-Carey). When Season 7 of fear resumes, Alicia is being tormented with nightmares, fevers and all matters of ailments both from the physical after-effects of her … Read more