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Mosquito saliva- anti-coagulant https://www.sciencedaily.com/ releases/2012/12/121211113112.htm A. C. Figueiredo, D. de Sanctis, R. GutierrezGallego, T. B. Cereija, S. Macedo-Ribeiro, P. Fuentes-Prior, P. J. B. Pereira. Unique thrombin inhibition mechanism by anophelin, an anticoagulant from the malaria vector. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 2012; DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1211614109 IMIM (Hospital del Mar Medical Research Institute). "New anticoagulant discovered based on the same used by malaria vectors to feed on." ScienceDaily, 11 December 2012. www.sciencedaily.com/ releases/2012/12/121211113112.htm.

Mosquito Saliva- numbing agent Ribeiro, JosÊ MC, Rosane Charlab, and Jesus G. Valenzuela. "The salivary adenosine deaminase activity of the mosquitoes Culex quinquefasciatus and Aedes aegypti." Journal of Experimental Biology 204.11 (2001). Mosquito Proboscis Gurera, Dev, Bharat Bhushan, and Navin Kumar. "Lessons from mosquitoes’ painless piercing." Journal of the mechanical behavior of biomedical materials 84 (2018): 178-187.

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