Dengue fever is a disease carried by mosquitoes, and these genetically modified aedes aegypti mosquitoes were released in the US to control the number of mosquitoes that spread dengue fever. Photo: AP
Dengue fever is a disease carried by mosquitoes, and these genetically modified aedes aegypti mosquitoes were released in the US to control the number of mosquitoes that spread dengue fever. Photo: AP

Dengue fever cases top 21,000 in Guangdong

More than 21,000 people now infected with the mosquito-borne disease in Guangdong province

Dengue fever is a disease carried by mosquitoes, and these genetically modified aedes aegypti mosquitoes were released in the US to control the number of mosquitoes that spread dengue fever. Photo: AP
Dengue fever is a disease carried by mosquitoes, and these genetically modified aedes aegypti mosquitoes were released in the US to control the number of mosquitoes that spread dengue fever. Photo: AP
READ FULL ARTICLE