Bracelet created by former Minho University student stops mosquitoes biting humans

Researcher Filipa Fernandes has created an ingenious, environmentally friendly ‘odiferous bracelet’ that makes mosquitoes think humans are plants, and therefore not worth biting. The new invention is already being marketed in Vila Verde, Braga, and promises to turn the tables on diseases like Dengue, malaria and Zika – not to mention make life outdoors in the evenings so much more bearable. To find out more click here.