New tech solution to spot disease-transmitting mosquitoes
Researchers develop technology to detect disease-transmitting mosquitoes.
Mosquitoes inhabit various world regions, with more than 3,000 species already identified. Some of these are transmission vectors of several diseases, such as malaria, yellow fever, or dengue. According to the World Health Organization, 627,000 people died of malaria in 2020.
It is precisely to control the proliferation of mosquitoes that the researcher Dinarte Vasconcelos is developing a tech solution within the scope of his Doctoral thesis. "My research aims to produce an …