(Telegraph) Some of us are simply born delicious – mosquitoes can taste it
By Jemima Lewis 6:05AM BST 24 Apr 2015
I am extremely attractive to females. I just wish they weren’t of the blood-sucking insect type
A study led by the London School of Tropical Medicine has confirmed what some of us have known all our lives: mosquitos are picky eaters. A series of experiments on identical and non-identical twins has shown that the insects are drawn to certain people by their body odour, and that this is largely dictated by genetics. Some of us are simply born delicious.