PhD time flies… but also mosquitoes! An update

Published on
March 21, 2023

I am Alessandro Roman, Insect Doctors’ Early Stage Researcher 15. My PhD project is part of Work Package 3, with the aim to gain knowledge on how to increase fitness of mass reared insects. Since January 2022, I am based at Wageningen University and Research, precisely working in the Plant Science Group – Laboratory of Entomology… and yes… as you can see from my previous Research Highlight (, I am still exploring one of the most intriguing insects on earth, mosquitoes.