Medical Entomology at Iowa State University

Images from the Medical Entomology Laboratory at ISU

From Left to Right, Top to Bottom: 1) a blood-feeding mosquito, 2) a blacklegged tick, 3) a mosquito pupa, 4) a close-up of injecting a mosquito larva, 5) a Medical Entomologist injecting a mosquito, 6) an adult mosquito positioned for injection, 7) a phagocytic cell from a scorpion, 8) a phagocytic cell from a mosquito, 9) blood cells from a malaria-parasitized mouse, 10) a phagocytic cell containing fluorescent bacteria from a tick, 11, 12, 13) developing eggs from a mosquito. Photo credits: Members of the Medical Entomology Laboratory, Iowa State University.