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Ethiopian premier attends African leaders malaria alliance summit - StarAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - July 1, 2015 - 18:00

Ethiopian premier attends African leaders malaria alliance summit
StarAfrica.com
A high-level Ethiopian delegation led by Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn left on Wednesday for Tanzania to attend the African Leaders Malaria Alliance summit of Heads of State and Government.The African Leaders Malaria Alliance Chairperson, ...

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Sanaria malaria vaccine gets oil company, Equatorial Guinea funding - Washington Business Journal (blog)

Malaria News Feeds - July 1, 2015 - 15:01

Washington Business Journal (blog)

Sanaria malaria vaccine gets oil company, Equatorial Guinea funding
Washington Business Journal (blog)
Oil companies Noble Energy (NYSE: NBL) and Marathon Oil (NYSE:MRO) have partnered with the Republic of Equatorial Guinea to fund trials of a malaria drug being developed by Rockville-based Sanaria Inc. Together they will invest $48.5 million to fund ...

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Careful, How You Use Malaria Drugs to Prevent Infection - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - July 1, 2015 - 11:01

Careful, How You Use Malaria Drugs to Prevent Infection
AllAfrica.com
To prevent malaria, Ugandans are told to spray their houses with insecticide, add protective wire meshing to their ventilators, clear bushes, drain away stagnant water and sleep under insecticide-treated mosquito nets. They are also advised to wear ...

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FG Moves Against Malaria-Induced Pregnancy Deaths - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - July 1, 2015 - 11:01

Leadership Newspapers

FG Moves Against Malaria-Induced Pregnancy Deaths
AllAfrica.com
Federal government is revising national guidelines and strategies for the control and prevention of malaria during pregnancy to reduce incidences of death. Speaking at a dissemination workshop for the revised National Guideline and Strategies for the ...
FG Revises Malaria Treatment For Pregnant WomenLeadership Newspapers

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Substandard drugs pile on Nigeria's malaria burden - SciDev.Net

Malaria News Feeds - July 1, 2015 - 10:12

Substandard drugs pile on Nigeria's malaria burden
SciDev.Net
In 2013, the researchers bought antimalarials in Enugu, a city with about 3.3 million people, from 421 outlets such as pharmacies and public health facilities by using mystery clients who pretended to be sick of malaria or whotold vendors that they ...

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Man tested for Ebola after returning to Japan from West Africa; malaria suspected - The Japan Times

Malaria News Feeds - July 1, 2015 - 07:04

The Sentinel

Man tested for Ebola after returning to Japan from West Africa; malaria suspected
The Japan Times
SHIZUOKA – A Japanese man in his 40s was preliminarily diagnosed with malaria on Tuesday but is undergoing additional tests for Ebola after complaining of a high fever following his return to Shizuoka from Guinea, health ministry and local government ...
Health Q&A: Malaria killed more after Ebola outbreakThe Sentinel
74000 cases of malaria were not reported in Guinea due to Ebola scareVocal Republic
Man in Japan being tested for Ebola after return from W. AfricaMainichi Daily News

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Careful, how you use malaria drugs to prevent infection - The Observer (blog)

Malaria News Feeds - July 1, 2015 - 05:36

The Observer (blog)

Careful, how you use malaria drugs to prevent infection
The Observer (blog)
To prevent malaria, Ugandans are told to spray their houses with insecticide, add protective wire meshing to their ventilators, clear bushes, drain away stagnant water and sleep under insecticide-treated mosquito nets. They are also advised to wear ...

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FG Revises Malaria Treatment For Pregnant Women - Leadership Newspapers

Malaria News Feeds - July 1, 2015 - 04:38

Leadership Newspapers

FG Revises Malaria Treatment For Pregnant Women
Leadership Newspapers
At a dissemination workshop for the revised National Guideline and Strategies for the Prevention and Control of Malaria During Pregnancy, yesterday in Abuja, the Head, Case Management, National Malaria Elimination Programme (NMEP), Dr Godwin ...
FG moves against malaria-induced pregnancy deathsDaily Trust

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FG moves against malaria-induced pregnancy deaths - Daily Trust

Malaria News Feeds - July 1, 2015 - 04:07

Leadership Newspapers

FG moves against malaria-induced pregnancy deaths
Daily Trust
Federal government is revising national guidelines and strategies for the control and prevention of malaria during pregnancy to reduce incidences of death. Speaking at a dissemination workshop for the revised National Guideline and Strategies for the ...
FG Revises Malaria Treatment For Pregnant WomenLeadership Newspapers

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Equatorial Guinea agrees to malaria vaccine development program - Vaccine News Daily

Malaria News Feeds - June 30, 2015 - 21:38

Vaccine News Daily

Equatorial Guinea agrees to malaria vaccine development program
Vaccine News Daily
According to estimates from the World Health Organization (WHO), malaria caused approximately 198 million clinical cases and 584,000 deaths in 2013. Many of these illnesses and deaths were caused by the Plasmodium falciparum malaria parasite.

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BMC 'bats' for malaria and dengue control - The Asian Age

Malaria News Feeds - June 30, 2015 - 20:17

BMC 'bats' for malaria and dengue control
The Asian Age
The everyday mosquito bat will feature in the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation's advertisements for malaria and dengue control measures in the city. As a part of its public awareness drive, the civic health department has prepared posters showing use ...

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OU professor developing vaccine to protect global communities from malaria - (e) Science News (press release) (registration)

Malaria News Feeds - June 30, 2015 - 16:01

Ibcworldnews

OU professor developing vaccine to protect global communities from malaria
(e) Science News (press release) (registration)
A University of Oklahoma professor studying malaria mosquito interaction has discovered a new mosquito protein for the development of a new vaccine that is expected to stop the spread of the disease in areas where it is considered endemic. Malaria is ...
Researcher developing, malaria new vaccine to protect global communitiesIbcworldnews

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Virus-carrying mosquitoes are more widespread than ever, and spreading

Science Daily - Malaria - June 30, 2015 - 14:05
Scientists behind the first global distribution maps of two species of dengue and chikungunya-carrying mosquitoes warn they are spreading to new areas where they could cause disease.
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Health Q&A: Malaria killed more after Ebola outbreak - The Sentinel

Malaria News Feeds - June 30, 2015 - 12:08

The Sentinel

Health Q&A: Malaria killed more after Ebola outbreak
The Sentinel
Health workers believe many people with malaria were afraid of catching Ebola at a medical facility or being mistakenly sent to an Ebola clinic given that the early symptoms are similar to Ebola, the AP said. The study concluded that there were about ...

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Soon, malaria vaccine to protect global communities - Daily News & Analysis

Malaria News Feeds - June 30, 2015 - 09:59

Daily News & Analysis

Soon, malaria vaccine to protect global communities
Daily News & Analysis
Malaria is transmitted by mosquitoes, and it infects millions of people in the regions of Africa, Asia and South America every year, causing a global health crisis. In addition to the local populations, U.S. military personnel stationed in these areas ...
OU professor developing vaccine to protect global communities from malaria(e) Science News (press release) (registration)

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Government of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea to sponsor development of ... - News-Medical.net

Malaria News Feeds - June 30, 2015 - 09:36

Government of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea to sponsor development of ...
News-Medical.net
The Government of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea announced an agreement with industry partners, Marathon Oil Corporation, Noble Energy Inc. and AMPCO, to sponsor the clinical development of Sanaria® PfSPZ Vaccine against malaria, including a ...
Government of Equatorial Guinea and Oil Companies Agree to $48.5 Million ...PR Newswire (press release)

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Encounter with deadly malaria fuels researcher's passion to breed ticks, find ... - NewsOK.com

Malaria News Feeds - June 30, 2015 - 05:05

Encounter with deadly malaria fuels researcher's passion to breed ticks, find ...
NewsOK.com
At age 25, living in a small village in the southern part of India, he was stricken with malaria, a mosquito-borne disease common in Asia and Africa. Malaria kills 1.2 million people a year. Ganta was ill for 6 months with the disease, which had killed ...

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Government of Equatorial Guinea and Oil Companies Agree to $48.5 Million ... - PR Newswire (press release)

Malaria News Feeds - June 29, 2015 - 23:24

Government of Equatorial Guinea and Oil Companies Agree to $48.5 Million ...
PR Newswire (press release)
Malaria is one of the leading causes of infant and childhood mortality in the world, particularly in Africa. The World Health Organization estimated that in 2013 there were 198 million clinical cases and 584,000 deaths caused by malaria, primarily by ...

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Vaccine to protect global communities from malaria under development

Science Daily - Malaria - June 29, 2015 - 20:22
A professor studying malaria mosquito interaction has discovered a new mosquito protein for the development of a vaccine that is expected to stop the spread of the disease in areas where it is considered endemic. Malaria is transmitted by mosquitoes, and it infects millions of people in Africa, Asia and South America every year, causing a global health crisis. Local populations, US military personnel stationed in these areas and travelers to these malaria-prone areas are at risk of becoming infected.
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OU professor developing vaccine to protect global communities from malaria - Phys.Org

Malaria News Feeds - June 29, 2015 - 19:52

Phys.Org

OU professor developing vaccine to protect global communities from malaria
Phys.Org
A University of Oklahoma professor studying malaria mosquito interaction has discovered a new mosquito protein for the development of a new vaccine that is expected to stop the spread of the disease in areas where it is considered endemic. Malaria is ...

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