Here are eight facts about mosquitos and their bites.
According to a new study, year-long preventive drug care can significantly reduce children's risk of malaria.
The results from an ongoing clinical trial found that the malaria vaccine was still able to protect children at 18 months.
Officials report that the mosquito-born chikungunya virus might be on the rise in the U.S.
Sanofi announced that its dengue fever vaccine was promising in a late-stage trial.
A deadly mosquito that is capable of carrying yellow fever and dengue has been detected in California. The vector control agents are scrambling to control its possible spread.
In a new study, researchers reported that they found blood in a mosquito fossil that lived 46 million years ago.
Dengue fever appears to be showing up in Florida once again.
Scientists may have found an effective vaccine that can protect people from multiple strains of malaria.
Researchers mutated mosquitoes by removing the gene, orco, which left the mosquitoes with no sense of smell.
Researchers found that when mosquitoes transfered the malaria parasite, the genetic activity of the parasite resets and results in a less severe form of malaria.
A new study suggests that the malarial parasite may alter the mosquito olfactory system by making the insects more attracted to human odor.
A recent study has found that dengue fever, nicknamed “bone breaking fever” for the aches that it can cause, occurs three times as often as was previously thought.