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Scientists close to developing anti-malaria vaccinePublish Date: May 26, 2014 - New Vision

Malaria News Feeds - May 26, 2014 - 06:29

Scientists close to developing anti-malaria vaccinePublish Date: May 26, 2014
New Vision
WASHINGTON - Researchers have discovered an antibody-generating protein that could help prevent multiplication of malaria parasites inside the body, giving new hope for a vaccine, a study said Thursday. The protein could aid scientists in their work ...

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Scientists find rare group of children who are naturally immune to ... - New Vision

Malaria News Feeds - May 26, 2014 - 06:12

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Scientists find rare group of children who are naturally immune to ...
New Vision
LONDON: Blood from a rare group of children from Tanzania, found to be naturally immune to malaria has now helped scientists take a giant leap in developing a vaccine against the world's deadliest vector borne disease — malaria. Researchers from the ...

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Scientists encouraged by malaria vaccine - The News Journal

Malaria News Feeds - May 26, 2014 - 04:57

New Vision

Scientists encouraged by malaria vaccine
The News Journal
Scientists have developed a new vaccine for malaria using protective immune system cells from children who appear to be naturally resistant to the deadly infectious disease. Initial tests of the vaccine in mice looked promising, according to a new study.
Scientists close to developing anti-malaria vaccine...New Vision
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Tributes paid to malaria victim aid worker Christi Kelly - BBC News

Malaria News Feeds - May 25, 2014 - 14:00

Tributes paid to malaria victim aid worker Christi Kelly
BBC News
Further tributes have been paid to a Devon woman who died of malaria while working in Kenya on a volunteer placement. Christi Kelly, 21, from Ilfracombe, was taken ill last week but died later in hospital, a charity said. Keith Rickwood, a senior ...

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Malaria prevalence in CHT declines significantly - The Daily Star

Malaria News Feeds - May 25, 2014 - 13:08

Malaria prevalence in CHT declines significantly
The Daily Star
The prevalence of malaria has declined to a significant extent in recent years in the Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) due to the initiatives taken by the government as well as the development organisations to check the disease. “I earlier suffered from ...

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Malaria vaccine Development based on blood protein raises hopes - The Utah People's Post

Malaria News Feeds - May 25, 2014 - 12:39

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Malaria vaccine Development based on blood protein raises hopes
The Utah People's Post
A new vaccine for killer malaria is in the offing as the American scientists are carrying research on children in Tanzania to develop a drug that will make children immune to the mosquito bitten disease. Following analysis of blood samples of 1,000 ...
Immune children help scientists fight malariaBlue & Green Tomorrow
Immune Children Aid Malaria Vaccine HuntSudan Vision
American Scientists develops Anti Malarial VaccineYour-Story.org
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British student volunteering in Kenya dies of malaria - Telegraph.co.uk

Malaria News Feeds - May 24, 2014 - 18:33

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British student volunteering in Kenya dies of malaria
Telegraph.co.uk
When her mother, Carol, called her on last Sunday the 21-year-old said she was in bed and feeling unwell – despite having had all her injections, and taking tablets to protect against malaria. "As far as we're aware, everything happened very quickly ...

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Malaria prevalence in CHT declines significantly - The Daily Star

Malaria News Feeds - May 24, 2014 - 18:13

Malaria prevalence in CHT declines significantly
The Daily Star
The prevalence of malaria has declined to a significant extent in recent years in the Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) due to the initiatives taken by the government as well as the development organisations to check the disease. “I earlier suffered from ...

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Devon aid worker, 21, dies from malaria in Kenya - BBC News

Malaria News Feeds - May 24, 2014 - 15:39

Devon aid worker, 21, dies from malaria in Kenya
BBC News
The charity Moving Mountains UK said Christi Kelly was taken ill last Tuesday during a volunteer placement before dying in hospital a day later. Offering his condolences to the family the charity's chairman, Gavin Bate, said her death was "severe and ...

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Immune children help scientists fight malaria - Blue & Green Tomorrow

Malaria News Feeds - May 24, 2014 - 13:38

Blue & Green Tomorrow

Immune children help scientists fight malaria
Blue & Green Tomorrow
A group of children from Tanzania immune to malaria are helping US researchers in their attempts to find life saving treatments for the disease. The researchers in the US have found that they produce an antibody that is capable of attacking the malaria ...
New Malaria Vaccine Developed from Naturally Immune Children s BloodOnlymyhealth
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21-year-old aid worker dies from malaria in Kenya - Telegraph.co.uk

Malaria News Feeds - May 24, 2014 - 09:48

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21-year-old aid worker dies from malaria in Kenya
Telegraph.co.uk
“It's got the highest rate of malaria but she had had all her injections and was taking tablets.” Miss Kelly attended Ilfracombe Arts College before completing a foundation degree in Dance and Community Work Practice at Plymouth university. She became ...
She had been cooking meals and teaching dance to poverty-stricken children at ...Daily Mail
Aid worker dies from malaria within hoursWestern Daily Press
Plymouth University student dies from malaria while volunteering in KenyaPlymouth Herald
The Times (subscription) -Exeter Express and Echo
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New Malaria Vaccine Under Development - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - May 24, 2014 - 07:04

New Malaria Vaccine Under Development
AllAfrica.com
London — American scientists are developing a new vaccine against the killer disease malaria following research on children in Tanzania. Tests on mice showed that the vaccine protects against the disease and those involved in the study hope that it ...

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Pune Municipal Corporation(PMC) to keep check on malaria, dengue cases - Daily News & Analysis

Malaria News Feeds - May 24, 2014 - 03:10

Pune Municipal Corporation(PMC) to keep check on malaria, dengue cases
Daily News & Analysis
Pune: Considering the increasing number of dengue and malaria cases in the city even before the onset of monsoon, the Pune Municipal Corporation has warned all the ward offices to speed up the pre-monsoon works to keep a check on the numbers.

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BMC pushes anti-malaria drive, cautions about lucky bamboo - Daily News & Analysis

Malaria News Feeds - May 24, 2014 - 01:53

Daily News & Analysis

BMC pushes anti-malaria drive, cautions about lucky bamboo
Daily News & Analysis
The civic health department has warned that such feng shui artefacts are potential breeding spots for mosquitoes that spread malaria and it is appealing to people to remove them from homes and offices in its clean-up campaign ahead of the monsoon.

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Scientists Discover Protein That Could Lead To Malaria Vaccine - University Herald

Malaria News Feeds - May 23, 2014 - 21:36

University Herald

Scientists Discover Protein That Could Lead To Malaria Vaccine
University Herald
The protein researchers from Rhode Island Hospital discovered could lead to the development of a vaccine that would prevent the progression of Plasmodium falciparum malaria, which kills one child every 15 seconds each year in Sub-Saharan Africa and ...

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Children with rare malaria immunity could mean new vaccine - WPXI Pittsburgh

Malaria News Feeds - May 23, 2014 - 19:49

Children with rare malaria immunity could mean new vaccine
WPXI Pittsburgh
After analyzing blood samples from 1,000 Tanzanian toddlers, researchers from Brown University's medical school discovered 6 percent of those children produce an antibody that attacks the malaria-causing parasite and makes the children immune to the ...

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A mosquito-dissecting robot could help bring the coveted malaria vaccine ... - MedCity News

Malaria News Feeds - May 23, 2014 - 19:35

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A mosquito-dissecting robot could help bring the coveted malaria vaccine ...
MedCity News
Biotech company Sanaria has spent the last decade working on a malaria vaccine that in early tests has shown tremendous potential to protect people from the deadly infection transmitted by mosquitoes. Now, to scale up, it's turning to the crowd to fund ...

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Children with rare malaria immunity could mean new vaccine - Atlanta Journal Constitution

Malaria News Feeds - May 23, 2014 - 19:34

Children with rare malaria immunity could mean new vaccine
Atlanta Journal Constitution
After analyzing blood samples from 1,000 Tanzanian toddlers, researchers from Brown University's medical school discovered 6 percent of those children produce an antibody that attacks the malaria-causing parasite and makes the children immune to the ...

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Malaria Vaccine Developers Find New Target to Fight the Disease - Science World Report

Malaria News Feeds - May 23, 2014 - 17:59

Science World Report

Malaria Vaccine Developers Find New Target to Fight the Disease
Science World Report
Millions of malaria cases are diagnosed each year across the globe with a majority coming from Africa. These cases also account for hundreds of thousands of deaths, but researchers believe they have now found a target to effectively attack malaria ...

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She had been cooking meals and teaching dance to poverty-stricken children at ... - Daily Mail

Malaria News Feeds - May 23, 2014 - 16:58

Daily Mail

She had been cooking meals and teaching dance to poverty-stricken children at ...
Daily Mail
A young British aid worker has died from malaria while volunteering at a primary school in Kenya, it emerged today. Christi Kelly, 21, was cooking meals for poverty-stricken children and teaching them to dance when she fell ill. She was taken to a ...
Plymouth University student dies from malaria while volunteering in KenyaPlymouth Herald
Malaria kills gap-year volunteerThe Times (subscription)

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