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New York Daily News: Florida to release 750 million genetically modified mosquitoes into Keys next year

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They’re not quite bots, but they are engineered, and conservationists are bugging out. Florida approved the release of 750 million mosquitoes genetically engineered to reduce the numbers of Aedes aegypti, a mosquito species that carries Zika, dengue, chikungunya and yellow fever, among other deadly diseases.

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