Hadyn Parry (海頓·派瑞) :改變蚊子的基因以對抗疾病

TEDSalon London Fall 2012 · 13:57 · Filmed Nov 2012
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在僅一年的時間裡,世界範圍內就出現了二到三億的虐疾,以及五千萬到一億的登革熱病例。那爲什麽我們還沒有找到一種有效消滅蚊子的方法呢? Hadny Parry 提出了一種令人驚艷的解決方法:通過基因工程,改變公蚊子的基因,使牠們不育,然後把這些“不育公蚊”放到野外,用此方法去有效地減少攜帶病毒的蚊子的數量。

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