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Notre Dame Researchers Discover Novel Mosquito Control Strategies

March 31, 2016

Nora J. Besansky, O’Hara Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences and member of the Eck Institute for Global Health at the University of Notre Dame, assembled a diverse and multinational team of scientists to crack the genetic code of the Y chromosome in malaria mosquitoes for the first time.  The results of their research were recently published in the prestigious Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences