Gates Foundation-Funded GM Mosquitoes Designed to Alter Sexual Development Released in High-Security Lab Experiment

Scientists have launched a major new phase in the testing of a controversial genetically modified organism: a mosquito designed to quickly spread a genetic mutation lethal to its own species, NPR has learned. For the first time, researchers have begun large-scale releases of the engineered insects, into a high-security laboratory in Terni, Italy. “This will […]