UC Riverside startup Sensorygen beats entrepreneurs from other University of California campuses
UC Riverside study uses gene-editing tool to disrupt serotonin receptor linked to egg production in Aedes aegypti mosquitoes
RIVERSIDE, Calif. — Entomologists at the University of California, Riverside have received a five-year grant of $2.44 million from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, or NIAID, to investigate the role hormones play in the female mosquito’s ability to use human blood for egg production. Vector mosquitoes need vertebrate blood...
UC Riverside basic discovery offers path to safer products to protect against disease-carrying mosquitoes, chemicals to control crop-damaging pests
Highlander Venture Fund chooses UCR professor’s ‘next-generation’ mosquito repellent for second investment
Up to $500,000 will help a startup company market a killer repellent that’s nontoxic, natural, and sweet-smelling