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Study: requiring landlords to disclose bedbugs cuts infestations, creates long-term savings

March 6, 2019

Policies requiring landlords to disclose a rental unit’s history with bedbugs may raise costs to landlords over the…
Biopesticide could defeat insecticide resistance in bedbugs

March 25, 2017

A fungal biopesticide that shows promise for the control of bed bugs is highly effective even against bedbug…
A short heat-treatment of luggage may reduce spread of bedbugs

August 21, 2016

A University of California, Irvine entomologist has discovered that a brief blast of heat can kill bedbugs traveling…
Scents from Bed Bugs’ Shed Skin Affect the Pests’ Behavior

July 20, 2016

Researchers at the University of California, Riverside have discovered the shed skins of bed begs retain the “obnoxious…
Bed bugs developed thicker armour to protect themselves from insecticides

April 19, 2016

Although world is developing rapidly and modern day people live in fairly tidy and clean houses, we still…
Thick skinned bed bugs beat commonly used bug sprays

April 15, 2016

Bed bugs are blood suckers that produce intense bites and cause significant financial heartache in the hospitality and…
Researchers sequence first bedbug genome

February 4, 2016

Scientists have assembled the first complete genome of one of humanity’s oldest and least-loved companions: the bedbug. The…
Scientists map genome of common bed bug

February 3, 2016

The common bed bug, once considered rare in developed countries, has been proliferating on every continent but Antarctica…
Bed bugs can survive freezing temperatures, but cold can still kill them

December 10, 2013

A bed bug, Cimex lectularius, is shown feeding on a human host. Credit: Piotr Naskrecki Exposing bed bug-infested clothing…
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