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Channel 4 News is the news programme from UK Channel 4 television. Channel 4 is a British public-service free-to-air television network headquartered in Leeds, United Kingdom. The channel was established in 1982 to provide a fourth television service to the United Kingdom in addition to the licence-funded BBC One and BBC Two, and the single commercial broadcasting network ITV.
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Channel 4 News published this video item, entitled “Dengue fever cut by 77% in groundbreaking mosquito trial” – below is their description.
Scientists hope they are a step closer to eradicating dengue fever following a successful trial in Indonesia that saw cases fall by 77 per cent, by manipulating the mosquitoes that spread it.
They harnessed a bacteria called Wolbachia that stops the insect’s ability to spread the disease.
Channel 4 News spoke to Dr Katie Anders from the World Mosquito Programme.Channel 4 News YouTube Channel
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