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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

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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 ...
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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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Forecasting Malaria In The Age Of Climate Change - Forbes

Malaria News Feeds - June 29, 2015 - 19:32

Forbes

Forecasting Malaria In The Age Of Climate Change
Forbes
Malaria is one of the most widespread and devestating diseases in much of the world. With big changes to local environments thanks to climate change, many people worry that malaria will spread to new regions or grow worse in places where it already ...

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Public Release: 29-Jun-2015 OU professor developing vaccine to protect global ... - EurekAlert (press release)

Malaria News Feeds - June 29, 2015 - 19:02

Public Release: 29-Jun-2015 OU professor developing vaccine to protect global ...
EurekAlert (press release)
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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Nigeria gets $75m USAID fund to prevent malaria - StarAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - June 29, 2015 - 18:56

DailyPost Nigeria

Nigeria gets $75m USAID fund to prevent malaria
StarAfrica.com
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) said it would spend about N15 billion ($75 million) for the prevention of malaria in selected states of the country this year.Ms. Josephine Kamara, USAID's Senior Development Outreach and ...
USAID to spend N15bn on malaria prevention in NigeriaDailyPost Nigeria

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USAID to spend N15bn on malaria prevention in Nigeria - DailyPost Nigeria

Malaria News Feeds - June 29, 2015 - 17:40

DailyPost Nigeria

USAID to spend N15bn on malaria prevention in Nigeria
DailyPost Nigeria
Kamara said that since the inception of project in Nigeria in 2011, the government had committed about 345 million dollars to malaria control. “The U.S. President Malaria Initiative (PMI) provides funding annually for malaria control in Nigeria. The ...

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Govt reviews dengue, malaria preparedness of civic bodies - Zee News

Malaria News Feeds - June 29, 2015 - 16:15

Govt reviews dengue, malaria preparedness of civic bodies
Zee News
Nadda also asked the civic bodies to take extra care in checking mosquito-breeding in offices and residential areas for prevention of dengue and malaria. Nadda also spoke to the Delhi Health Minister and asked him to gear up all the city hospitals for ...

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Govt reviews dengue, malaria preparedness of civic bodies - Business Standard

Malaria News Feeds - June 29, 2015 - 15:59

Govt reviews dengue, malaria preparedness of civic bodies
Business Standard
Union Health Minister J P Nadda today reviewed the preparedness of Delhi's civic bodies to tackle the outbreak of vector-borne diseases like dengue, malaria and chikungunya during the monsoon season and thereafter. East Delhi Mayor Harsh Malhotra and ...

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Artemisinin and the fight against malaria: an interview with Dr. Robert Sebbag ... - News-Medical.net

Malaria News Feeds - June 29, 2015 - 01:01

Artemisinin and the fight against malaria: an interview with Dr. Robert Sebbag ...
News-Medical.net
The “Patent for Humanity” award underscores our sustained commitment to the fight against malaria and increasing access to medicines in underserved communities worldwide. We know we have more work to do; in Africa, one child dies of malaria every ...

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Hopes rise for malaria vaccine as oil companies fund trials - Financial Times

Malaria News Feeds - June 28, 2015 - 10:31

Financial Times

Hopes rise for malaria vaccine as oil companies fund trials
Financial Times
Two US oil companies are pouring millions of dollars into the trials of a promising malaria vaccine in Equatorial Guinea in a rare sign of foreign investors trying to help tackle one of Africa's biggest health scourges. Marathon Oil and Noble Energy ...

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New drug target may help combat malaria - Daily News & Analysis

Malaria News Feeds - June 28, 2015 - 07:46

Daily News & Analysis

New drug target may help combat malaria
Daily News & Analysis
Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health researchers found that a malaria parasite protein called calcineurin is essential for parasite invasion into red blood cells. Human calcineurin is already a proven target for drugs treating other illnesses ...

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