Rajeev Vaidyanathan

Dec. 09, 2011

Inbreeding To Blame For Bedbug Renaissance

Bedbugs can survive generations of inbreeding, allowing one pregnant female to cause an infestation.

bedbug, tropical medicine, public health, bed bug

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Dr. Seuss's McElligot's Pool (1947) features some fantastic fish—ones with pinwheel-like tails, curly noses, long floppy ears, or Kangaroo pouches. The fictional fish do have some truly strange nonfictional cousins, among which are giant oarfish, barreleye fish, and sawfish.

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