Bedbugs Attack New York

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    Insecticide resistant bedbugs...

    Bed Bugs Developing Resistance to Common Insecticides
    January 28, 2016 - They’re ugly and suck blood and now researchers say the lowly bedbugs are becoming resistant to the most common insecticides used to kill them.
     
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    Scanning bedbug DNA for weaknesses...

    Bed-bug DNA scanned for vulnerabilities
    Wed, 03 Feb 2016 - Scientists have sequenced the entire genome of the bed bug to help work out how to eliminate the pest, which has been developing resistance to existing insecticide sprays.
     
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    Usin' colors against bedbugs...

    Bed bugs repulsed by certain colours
    Mon, 25 Apr 2016 - Bed bugs appear to have a strong preference for particular colours - a quirk that could be used against the troublesome pests, say scientists.
     

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