1. How mosquitoes smell human sweat (and new ways to stop them)  Science Daily
  2. Geneticists close in on how mosquitoes sniff out human sweat  Science News
  3. How Mosquitoes Use Human Sweat To Find And Bite Us : Shots - Health News  NPR
  4. Scientists discover how mosquitoes detect human sweat  Times of Malta
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A long-sought protein proves vital for mosquitoes’ ability to detect lactic acid, a great clue for finding a human.A long-sought protein proves vital for mosquitoes’ ability to detect lactic acid, a great clue for finding a human.

Geneticists close in on how mosquitoes sniff out human sweat | Science News

Female mosquitoes searching for a meal of blood detect people partly by using a special olfactory receptor to home in on our sweat. The finding could lead to new approaches for better repellents.Female mosquitoes searching for a meal of blood detect people partly by using a special olfactory receptor to home in on our sweat. The finding could lead to new approaches for better repellents.

How Mosquitoes Use Human Sweat To Find And Bite Us : Shots - Health News : NPR

Scientists have known for decades that mosquitoes are attracted to the lactic acid contained in human sweat, but in the era before advanced genetics, the precise mechanism had remained a mystery. Now, a team of researchers at Florida International University have discovered the olfactory receptor...

Scientists discover how mosquitoes detect human sweat