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Merging two different malaria vaccines could decrease cases by 91 percent - Tech Explorist (press release)

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Tech Explorist (press release)

Merging two different malaria vaccines could decrease cases by 91 percent
Tech Explorist (press release)
A new study by the Imperial College, London suggests that Utilizing two exploratory vaccines to malarial antibodies, which work in different ways, can extraordinarily reduce the number of malaria contaminations in creature examines. Combining ...
Mixing experimental vaccines for global killer virus shows amazing resultsSiliconrepublic.com

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Combining different malaria vaccines could reduce cases by 91 per cent - Imperial College London

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Imperial College London

Combining different malaria vaccines could reduce cases by 91 per cent
Imperial College London
Using two experimental anti-malarial vaccines, which work in different ways, can greatly reduce the number of malaria infections in animal studies. Experimental vaccines, which independently achieve 48% and 68% reductions in malaria cases, can achieve ...

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War on malaria: USF researchers wage battle against global disease - 83degreesmedia

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83degreesmedia

War on malaria: USF researchers wage battle against global disease
83degreesmedia
But for John Adams, a professor at the University of South Florida's College of Public Health, malaria is a world health threat he's been working to eradicate for 12 years. Now, there is progress: New research at USF may help speed up the development ...

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Recommended malarial treatment leaves young children, pregnant women underdosed - Healio

Malaria News Feeds - June 18, 2018 - 20:55

Recommended malarial treatment leaves young children, pregnant women underdosed
Healio
Treatment regimens currently recommended for uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria may be inadequate for pregnant women during the second and third trimesters and for young children. Findings from a study published in PLoS Medicine ...

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29 malaria, 24 dengue cases so far this year - The Hindu

Malaria News Feeds - June 18, 2018 - 20:27

Daily Pioneer

29 malaria, 24 dengue cases so far this year
The Hindu
Five fresh cases of malaria have been reported in the past week in the Capital, taking the total number of people affected by the vector-borne disease this season to 29, read the latest municipal report released on Monday.
Civic bodies in slumber as malaria, dengue spread tentacles in cityDaily Pioneer

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Mozambique bemoans malaria-related deaths - Journalducameroun.com - English - (press release)

Malaria News Feeds - June 18, 2018 - 20:17

Journalducameroun.com - English - (press release)

Mozambique bemoans malaria-related deaths
Journalducameroun.com - English - (press release)
In order to try to reverse the situation, MISAU began this Monday in Maputo, a training that will run until July 2, during which a group of 790 health professionals will benefit from specific training on the diagnosis, treatment and malaria prevention ...

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Getting the drop on malaria - Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Malaria News Feeds - June 18, 2018 - 16:06

Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Getting the drop on malaria
Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Though malaria was eradicated in the U.S. more than 60 years ago, the disease still claims the lives of half a million people worldwide each year, according to the World Health Organization. With more than 212 million reported cases worldwide and 3.2 ...

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Bloodless malaria test by 24 year-old Ugandan wins the Africa Prize ... - Ventures Africa

Malaria News Feeds - June 18, 2018 - 15:47

Bloodless malaria test by 24 year-old Ugandan wins the Africa Prize ...
Ventures Africa
24-year-old Ugandan software engineer, Brian Gitta, recently won the prestigious Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation for his innovation Matibabu.
Ugandan engineer wins Africa Prize for new malaria test | The Voice ...The Voice Online

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29 malaria, 24 dengue cases in Delhi: Report - Times of India

Malaria News Feeds - June 18, 2018 - 15:34

Times of India

29 malaria, 24 dengue cases in Delhi: Report
Times of India
NEW DELHI: Five fresh cases of malaria have been reported in the past week in the national capital, taking the total number of people affected by the vector-borne disease this season to 29, according to the latest municipal report released on Monday.

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Pesticide-free way to combat mosquitoes and West Nile

Science Daily - Malaria - June 18, 2018 - 14:25
Researchers may have discovered a new, pesticide-free way to limit mosquito populations in some area and reduce the spread of the West Nile virus.
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Capillary Blood Outperforms Venous Samples in Malaria Diagnosis - Contagionlive.com

Malaria News Feeds - June 18, 2018 - 13:06

Contagionlive.com

Capillary Blood Outperforms Venous Samples in Malaria Diagnosis
Contagionlive.com
“From a scientific medical standpoint, I think we provided robust data in our study to support the universal usage of CAP blood for malaria diagnosis, as it is more sensitive to detect malaria,” he told Contagion®. “As CAP blood sampling constitutes a ...

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OBE for malaria expert - University College London Hospitals

Malaria News Feeds - June 18, 2018 - 10:39

University College London Hospitals

OBE for malaria expert
University College London Hospitals
Professor Peter Chiodini, who joined the Hospital for Tropical Diseases 33 years ago, was recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours for his services to parasitology and malaria. Professor Chiodini is consultant parasitologist at the Hospital for ...

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ADDRO Uses Durbars As Avenue For Dialogue With Communities For Malaria Control - Modern Ghana (press release) (blog)

Malaria News Feeds - June 18, 2018 - 09:52

Modern Ghana (press release) (blog)

ADDRO Uses Durbars As Avenue For Dialogue With Communities For Malaria Control
Modern Ghana (press release) (blog)
The Anglican Diocesan Development and Relief Organization (ADDRO), is engaging communities in dialogue through the use of durbars to promote evidence-based interventions for malaria prevention in the three regions of the north; Northern, Upper East ...

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ADDRO uses durbars as avenue for dialogue with communities for malaria control - GhanaWeb

Malaria News Feeds - June 18, 2018 - 08:41

GhanaWeb

ADDRO uses durbars as avenue for dialogue with communities for malaria control
GhanaWeb
The Anglican Diocesan Development and Relief Organization (ADDRO), is engaging communities in dialogue through the use of durbars to promote evidence-based interventions for malaria prevention in the three regions of the north; Northern, Upper East ...

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New innovation tests for malaria without drawing a drop of blood - create digital (blog)

Malaria News Feeds - June 18, 2018 - 02:04

create digital (blog)

New innovation tests for malaria without drawing a drop of blood
create digital (blog)
A 24-year-old Ugandan engineer has won Africa's most prestigious engineering prize for inventing a quick, low-cost malaria test that doesn't require drawing blood. The Royal Academy for Engineering's Africa Prize awards young African innovators who use ...

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These volunteers want to get malaria. The goal? A better vaccine. - 41 NBC News

Malaria News Feeds - June 17, 2018 - 15:45

41 NBC News

These volunteers want to get malaria. The goal? A better vaccine.
41 NBC News
Most of the volunteers who have been bitten by the mosquitoes have also been vaccinated with the only licensed malaria vaccine on the market. The hope is to find a better dose or a better dose regimen that will get better than the 30 percent protection ...

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Metro Young Man Who Survived Fatal Motor Accident Dies Of Malaria (Photos) – Nairaland - Nigerian Bulletin

Malaria News Feeds - June 17, 2018 - 10:49

Nigerian Bulletin

Metro Young Man Who Survived Fatal Motor Accident Dies Of Malaria (Photos) – Nairaland
Nigerian Bulletin
This is very sad. The death of a young man full of life - has left many including his friends and colleagues in lament. According to reports, the deceased.... Nairaland-Young Man.JPG Read more via Nairaland – https://ift.tt/2JKanaP. Get More Nigeria ...

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Malaria on the move - Trinidad Guardian

Malaria News Feeds - June 17, 2018 - 03:10

Malaria on the move
Trinidad Guardian
The Americas have witnessed a substantial decline in malaria-related morbidity (62 per cent) and mortality (61 per cent) during the last 15 years as part of the Global Malaria Action Plan, according to the WHO 2016 World Malaria Report. The World ...

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A bloodless malaria test by a young Ugandan inventor won Africa's top engineering prize - Quartz

Malaria News Feeds - June 16, 2018 - 14:58

Quartz

A bloodless malaria test by a young Ugandan inventor won Africa's top engineering prize
Quartz
The $33,000 Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation has been awarded to a 24-year old Ugandan engineer for his invention of a bloodless malaria test. Before now, small blood samples taken from suspected patients in hospitals or pharmacies were used to ...
Ugandan Creates Device to Detect Malaria - The RootThe Root
Young Ugandan innovator wins Sh3.3m for smart bloodless Malaria testNairobi News
Ugandan wins top prize for developing bloodless malaria testXinhua
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Edo IDPs in need of anti-malaria drugs - The Nation Newspaper

Malaria News Feeds - June 16, 2018 - 12:55

Edo IDPs in need of anti-malaria drugs
The Nation Newspaper
Internally Displaced Persons in Edo State have said they are in need of anti-malaria and anti-biotics drugs. They said they are also in need of learning materials and disposable Hand gloves. Coordinator of the IDPs camp at the International Christian ...

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