Wolbachia is a genus of bacteria which infects arthropod species, including a
high proportion of insects, as well as some nematodes. It is one of the world's
Wolbachia is a natural bacterium present in up to 60% of all the different species
of insects around us, including some mosquitoes.
May 24, 2016 ... Male Aedes aegypti mosquitoes infected with Wolbachia bacteria are unable to
produce offspring. The United States could soon become the ...
2 days ago ... Mosquitoes that carry Wolbachia bacteria — which hinder the insects' ability to
transmit Zika, dengue and other viruses — will be widely ...
May 5, 2016 ... CHRISTOPHE SIMON—AFP/Getty Images View of Aedes aegypti mosquitoes
infected with the Wolbachia bacterium at the Oswaldo Cruz ...
2 days ago ... Wolbachia bacteria, which stops mosquitos transmitting virus, to be spread
among insects in areas of Brazil and Colombia.
Oct 24, 2011 ... When last we met the Wolbachia bacteria, they were being referred to as a "
gonad-chomping parasite." That would seem to have negative ...
May 4, 2016 ... Wolbachia bacteriumWIKIMEDIA, SCOTT O'NEILLA bacterium known to prevent
the spread of dengue and other viruses has now been shown ...
Wolbachia Biology. Wolbachia are common intracellular bacteria that are found
in arthropods and nematodes. These alphaproteobacteria endosymbionts are ...
Mar 23, 2015 ... Wolbachia is a genus of bacteria that can live within the cells of anywhere from
20-70% of the world's insects, as well as many related ...