What Blood Type Do Mosquitoes like?


A 1972 study found that mosquitoes were prone to bite people that had type O blood more than other potential victims. Individuals with type A blood seemed to get the fewest amount of bites. They also favor type O blood secretors over type O nonsecretors and type A secretors.
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Mosquitoes are known to like people with type O blood group. Those with that kind of blood are twice more attractive to mosquitoes than those with a different blood type. Men are slightly more likely to be bitten than women but it is blood type O and body heat that really gets them interested.
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