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'End Malaria Now' extends awareness to Rio Hondo - El Paisano

Malaria News Feeds - September 28, 2016 - 23:10

'End Malaria Now' extends awareness to Rio Hondo
El Paisano
Volunteers from the organization End Malaria Now plan to have a continued presence on Rio Hondo College to further relief efforts. End Malaria Now is a non-profit organization located in Manhattan Beach. The organization provides disadvantaged people ...

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Science|In Decades Old Slides, Drops of Blood and Hints of Malaria's Path - New York Times

Malaria News Feeds - September 28, 2016 - 18:56

Science|In Decades Old Slides, Drops of Blood and Hints of Malaria's Path
New York Times
In 1925, the Spanish government hired a doctor named Ildefonso Canicio to head up a malaria research center in the Ebro Delta, where the disease was endemic. Dr. Canicio worked with patients from the surrounding rice fields for several decades, until ...

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Fungus makes mosquitoes more likely to catch, spread malaria - UPI.com

Malaria News Feeds - September 28, 2016 - 18:39

UPI.com

Fungus makes mosquitoes more likely to catch, spread malaria
UPI.com
Although researchers at Johns Hopkins University were surprised to find a fungus that increased the likelihood of mosquitoes picking up the parasite that causes malaria, they say it will help their understanding of how and why the infection is more ...
Fungus makes mosquitoes much more likely to become infected with malariaScience Daily
Fungus Makes Mosquitoes More Susceptible to MalariaGenetic Engineering & Biotechnology News
Fungus makes mosquitoes more apt to spread malariaFuturity: Research News
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Fungus makes mosquitoes much more likely to become infected with malaria - Science Daily

Malaria News Feeds - September 28, 2016 - 15:22

Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News

Fungus makes mosquitoes much more likely to become infected with malaria
Science Daily
"This very common, naturally occurring fungus may have a significant impact on malaria transmission: It doesn't kill the mosquitoes, it doesn't make them sick, it just makes them more likely to become infected and thereby to spread the disease," says ...
Fungus Makes Mosquitoes More Susceptible to MalariaGenetic Engineering & Biotechnology News
Fungus makes mosquitoes more apt to spread malariaFuturity: Research News
Malaria appears to be more prevalent in places with a common fungusBaltimore Sun (blog)

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Nigeria: More Nigerians Will Die of Cancer, Stroke Than Malaria, HIV By 2023 - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - September 28, 2016 - 15:06

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Nigeria: More Nigerians Will Die of Cancer, Stroke Than Malaria, HIV By 2023
AllAfrica.com
A Think-tank group, conducting research on policies for the prevention of diseases in Nigeria and Africa, said in Abuja yesterday that "the diseases will kill more than malaria and HIV that were previously feared for having higher casualties." It ...
Analysis: More Nigerians Will Die Of Cancer Than HIV, Malaria In 7 YearsReports Afrique News
WorldStage News | Group warns that more Nigerians may die of ...WorldStage

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Pharma chief who raised price of malaria medication raffles chance to punch him in the face - BreakingNews.ie

Malaria News Feeds - September 28, 2016 - 14:32

BreakingNews.ie

Pharma chief who raised price of malaria medication raffles chance to punch him in the face
BreakingNews.ie
Embattled pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli is giving some people what they want – a chance to punch him in the face. Shkreli came under fire last year for raising the price of a life-saving malaria drug by 5,000%. He has also pleaded not guilty ...
Martin Shkreli auctions punch to the faceABC17News.com

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GlaxoSmithKline Vaccines for Malaria, Zika Make It a Likely Winner - TheStreet.com

Malaria News Feeds - September 28, 2016 - 13:59

TheStreet.com

GlaxoSmithKline Vaccines for Malaria, Zika Make It a Likely Winner
TheStreet.com
Yielding an attractive 5%, the company has massive moneymaking potential if its pipeline of drugs to treat Malaria, HIV and Zika sees the same success as its asthma inhaler, Advair. GSK is poised to be a growth stock winner in 2016 and beyond. Shares ...

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Fungus makes mosquitoes much more likely to become infected with malaria - Phys.Org

Malaria News Feeds - September 28, 2016 - 13:20

Phys.Org

Fungus makes mosquitoes much more likely to become infected with malaria
Phys.Org
Researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health have identified a fungus that compromises the immune system of mosquitoes, making them more susceptible to infection with the parasite that causes malaria. Because environmental ...
Malaria appears to be more prevalent in places with a common fungusBaltimore Sun (blog)

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Fungus makes mosquitoes much more likely to become infected with malaria

Science Daily - Malaria - September 28, 2016 - 12:33
A fungus that compromises the immune system of mosquitoes, making them more susceptible to infection with the parasite that causes malaria, has been discovered by scientists. Because environmental microorganisms can vary greatly from region to region, the researchers say the findings may help explain variations in the prevalence of malaria in different geographic areas.
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Researchers identify fungus that makes mosquitoes more susceptible to malaria infection - News-Medical.net

Malaria News Feeds - September 28, 2016 - 11:45

Researchers identify fungus that makes mosquitoes more susceptible to malaria infection
News-Medical.net
Researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health have identified a fungus that compromises the immune system of mosquitoes, making them more susceptible to infection with the parasite that causes malaria. Because environmental ...
Malaria appears to be more prevalent in places with a common fungusBaltimore Sun (blog)

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Malaria appears to be more prevalent in places with a common fungus - Baltimore Sun (blog)

Malaria News Feeds - September 28, 2016 - 10:06

Malaria appears to be more prevalent in places with a common fungus
Baltimore Sun (blog)
Scientists believe they understand why some areas have far more cases of malaria than others. It has to do with fungus. A certain type compromises the immune system of mosquitoes, making them more susceptible to infection by the parasites that cause ...

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Fungus Makes Mosquitoes Much More Likely to Become Infected with Malaria - Newswise (press release)

Malaria News Feeds - September 28, 2016 - 09:45

Fungus Makes Mosquitoes Much More Likely to Become Infected with Malaria
Newswise (press release)
Newswise — Researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health have identified a fungus that compromises the immune system of mosquitoes, making them more susceptible to infection with the parasite that causes malaria. Because ...

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Interview: Immune cell discovered in liver can help defeat malaria: Australian scientist - Xinhua

Malaria News Feeds - September 28, 2016 - 04:22

Gizmodo Australia

Interview: Immune cell discovered in liver can help defeat malaria: Australian scientist
Xinhua
MELBOURNE, Sept. 28 (Xinhua) -- A cell type native to the liver that could hold the key to defeating malaria in its earliest stage has been discovered, an Australian scientist told Xinhua on Wednesday. The research, undertaken by the University of ...
Australian Scientists Just Made A Malaria Vaccine BreakthroughGizmodo Australia

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Australian Scientists Just Made A Malaria Vaccine Breakthrough - Gizmodo Australia

Malaria News Feeds - September 28, 2016 - 03:45

Gizmodo Australia

Australian Scientists Just Made A Malaria Vaccine Breakthrough
Gizmodo Australia
Australian researchers have discovered the secret behind stopping malaria parasites in the liver, uncovering a new vaccine strategy. Scientists from the Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity — a joint venture between The University of ...

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5-day special NMMC drive to curb dengue, malaria - Times of India

Malaria News Feeds - September 27, 2016 - 18:47

5-day special NMMC drive to curb dengue, malaria
Times of India
Meanwhile, 181 cases of malaria have been reported in the city. “The survey will check out if anybody is suffering from fever and refer them to civic hospitals for urgent medical attention. We decided to carry the survey in areas where large number of ...

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Indian donors prevented from giving blood over malaria fears - BBC News

Malaria News Feeds - September 27, 2016 - 16:49

Indian donors prevented from giving blood over malaria fears
BBC News
More than 150 people have been prevented from donating blood at an event in Belfast aimed at encouraging people from the Indian community to give blood. Srikant Ganapati from the Sudarshanam charity said people had taken time off work to attend the ...

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Analysis of eradicated European strain of malaria parasite offers insight into the history of the disease - Phys.Org

Malaria News Feeds - September 27, 2016 - 12:40

Phys.Org

Analysis of eradicated European strain of malaria parasite offers insight into the history of the disease
Phys.Org
(Phys.org)—An international team of researchers has conducted a DNA analysis of malaria parasites found in blood samples taken from infected people in a part of Europe and put onto slides during World War II—in so doing, they have added more ...

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'Heartbroken' zoo might give up penguins for good after malaria outbreak kills every bird - Telegraph.co.uk

Malaria News Feeds - September 27, 2016 - 12:34

Telegraph.co.uk

'Heartbroken' zoo might give up penguins for good after malaria outbreak kills every bird
Telegraph.co.uk
A zoo is considering giving up its penguin display after staff were left heartbroken at an outbreak of malaria that killed every bird. Exmoor Zoo in Devon said all 10 of the birds had died from a quick and devastating outbreak of avian malaria. There ...
Exmoor Zoo penguin colony wiped out by avian malariaThe Guardian
Penguins are being wiped out by malaria epidemic in zoos across the UK as mosquitoes and midges strikeMirror.co.uk
Entire penguin population at Exmoor Zoo wiped out by malariaITV News
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Exmoor Zoo penguin colony wiped out by avian malaria - The Guardian

Malaria News Feeds - September 27, 2016 - 10:38

The Guardian

Exmoor Zoo penguin colony wiped out by avian malaria
The Guardian
Staff and regular visitors at Exmoor Zoo in Devon been left heartbroken by the sudden death of a colony of 10 penguins following an outbreak of avian malaria. The zoo announced that all of its Humboldt penguins, some of whom had been hand-reared, had ...
Penguins wiped out at Exmoor zoo in North Devon after getting malariaMetro
Entire penguin population at Exmoor Zoo wiped out by malariaITV News
Penguin population at Exmoor Zoo wiped out by avian malaria outbreakBT.com
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Penguins wiped out at Exmoor zoo in North Devon after getting malaria - Metro

Malaria News Feeds - September 27, 2016 - 08:38

Metro

Penguins wiped out at Exmoor zoo in North Devon after getting malaria
Metro
'The disease may never strike again for another 25 years or more but could just as easily occur again next year – it all depends on what birds migrate through the avian malaria areas in Africa and if they visit Exmoor. 'If we do, then a lot of care ...
Tragedy as malaria kills zoo's penguin colonyITV News

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