Q. Consider the following statements regarding genetically programmed mosquitos
1. The genetically programmed mosquitoes are also called “protector mosquitoes”
2. Natural process called gene drive is used to introduce genetic changes in genetically programmed mosquitos
Which of the above statement is/are correct?

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 and 2

Answer: C

Both the statements are correct