Author: Madeleine Johnson and Amber Williams

Feeding the mosquitoes

Feeding the mosquitoes

Leslie Vosshall probes the genetics of mosquitoes’ sense of smell to understand why they bite some people more than others. But in the quest to prevent mosquito-borne illness, she must first feed 500 hungry bugs a blood meal

By Madeleine Johnson and Amber Williams | Posted March 14, 2011