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Superbug's spread to Vietnam threatens malaria control - Wellcome Trust

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Superbug's spread to Vietnam threatens malaria control
Wellcome Trust
Wellcome researchers warn that the spread of artemisinin drug-resistant Plasmodium falciparum C580Y is leading to alarming failure rates for Vietnam's first-line malaria treatment – dihydroartemisinin (DHA)-piperaquine. In a letter published in The ...

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NPPA caps prices of 39 drugs used for treating cancer, malaria - Business Standard

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Business Standard

NPPA caps prices of 39 drugs used for treating cancer, malaria
Business Standard
Drug price regulator NPPA on Wednesday said it has fixed the ceiling price for 39 more drug formulations, including those used for the treatment of cancer, tuberculosis, malaria and hepatitis B among others. The National Pharmaceutical Pricing ...

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Researchers receive $11.5 million program project grant to eliminate drug resistant malaria - News-Medical.net

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Researchers receive $11.5 million program project grant to eliminate drug resistant malaria
News-Medical.net
Malaria, a protozoan parasite transmitted by mosquitoes, currently infects more than 200 million people worldwide, killing more than 400 thousand annually. While these numbers are still too high, enormous gains have been made, with numbers of malaria ...

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Achieved Halting and Reversing Incidence of Malaria, TB and HIV/AIDS: Health Minister - India.com

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Achieved Halting and Reversing Incidence of Malaria, TB and HIV/AIDS: Health Minister
India.com
New Delhi, September 20: Union Health Minister JP Nadda on Wednesday said that the National Health Mission (NHM) has successfully achieved halting and reversing the incidence of diseases like Malaria, Tuberculosis and HIV AIDS. Today, the Union ...

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$11.5 million program project aims to combat malaria drug resistance - EurekAlert (press release)

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$11.5 million program project aims to combat malaria drug resistance
EurekAlert (press release)
Much of the reason for this decrease is due to antimalarial drugs that treat malaria infections and control the spread of disease; however, drug resistance in the malaria parasite has been seen before and created challenges. And, scientists continue to ...
New Drug Which Is Effective Against MalariaNews Publicist

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Notre Dame leads $11.5 million study to solve problem of drug resistant malaria - ND Newswire

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Notre Dame leads $11.5 million study to solve problem of drug resistant malaria
ND Newswire
The University of Notre Dame will lead an $11.5 million project funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to better understand the genes responsible for drug resistance and virulence in the malaria parasite in order to reduce and ultimately ...

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In a rare case, 12-year-old tribal boy detected with four species of malaria - Hindustan Times

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In a rare case, 12-year-old tribal boy detected with four species of malaria
Hindustan Times
A 12-year-old tribal boy from Chhattisgarh was diagnosed with quadruple malaria— wherein four types of plasmodium parasites are found in a single blood sample, making it the first such reported case from India. The rare case that was documented in the ...

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Zero malaria and dengue deaths in Andhra Pradesh this year, says health minister - The New Indian Express

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Zero malaria and dengue deaths in Andhra Pradesh this year, says health minister
The New Indian Express
VIJAYAWADA: Asserting that not even a single death took place in the State due to malaria or dengue fevers till date this year, Health Minister Kamineni Srinivas has said that the position of the State in terms of healthcare is better than other states ...

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Improving Malaria Vaccine Could Hinge On Carbohydrates - ReliaWire

Malaria News Feeds - September 19, 2017 - 17:54

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Improving Malaria Vaccine Could Hinge On Carbohydrates
ReliaWire
Carbohydrates on the surface of malaria parasites play a critical role in malaria's ability to infect mosquito and human hosts, an international research team has shown for the first time. The finding suggests steps that may improve the only malaria ...

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Why we fail to eradicate dengue, malaria? - Saudi Gazette

Malaria News Feeds - September 19, 2017 - 16:24

Why we fail to eradicate dengue, malaria?
Saudi Gazette
BOTH malaria and dengue are considered endemic as they remain in some cities and principalities of the Kingdom, challenging Saudi health managers. Whenever we stop talking about these infectious diseases new cases appear with hospitals crowded ...

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NASA satellite data could help predict and mitigate malaria outbreaks - Digital Trends

Malaria News Feeds - September 19, 2017 - 14:12

Digital Trends

NASA satellite data could help predict and mitigate malaria outbreaks
Digital Trends
It's an exclusively terrestrial problem, but we're now devoting extraterrestrial resources to help fight one of the deadliest diseases in the world — malaria. The bright minds at NASA are helping scientists track “the types of human and environmental ...
Satellites images are now being used to predict Malaria months before it outbreaksTechJuice (press release) (blog)
Satellites Can Predict Malaria Outbreaks Months Before It HappensGears Of Biz

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Satellites images are now being used to predict Malaria months before it outbreaks - TechJuice (press release) (blog)

Malaria News Feeds - September 19, 2017 - 12:10

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Satellites images are now being used to predict Malaria months before it outbreaks
TechJuice (press release) (blog)
The researchers have now uncovered a new technology that lets them use satellite data to predict the malaria outbreaks months before it actually happens. The researchers belonging to a project funded by Peruvian government are using NASA satellites to ...

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Treatment of malaria in first trimester of pregnancy - NAIJ.COM

Malaria News Feeds - September 19, 2017 - 11:42

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Treatment of malaria in first trimester of pregnancy
NAIJ.COM
Malaria infection is a very serious problem for adults and children and especially for pregnant women. When a woman is expecting her baby, she pays a great attention to the condition. of her health If she gets infected with malaria at the beginning of ...
Cerebral Malaria Therapeutics Market to Witness Widespread Expansion During 2017 – 2025satPRnews (press release)

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Dengue, malaria cases spike, chikungunya down: MCD - The Indian Express

Malaria News Feeds - September 19, 2017 - 00:55

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Dengue, malaria cases spike, chikungunya down: MCD
The Indian Express
Cases of malaria have continued to spike. According to the MCD data, 54 fresh cases were reported in the week ending September 16 — as compared to 41 in the preceding week. During the season, 734 cases of malaria have been reported in the city.
Single window help for dengue, malaria patientsDaily Pioneer
Delhi Reported 485 Fresh Dengue Cases Last Week: Civic BodyNDTV

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'Placenta-on-a-Chip' Revolutionizes Neonatal Malaria Research - Healthcare Packaging

Malaria News Feeds - September 18, 2017 - 16:44

Healthcare Packaging

'Placenta-on-a-Chip' Revolutionizes Neonatal Malaria Research
Healthcare Packaging
The new chip, developed at Florida Atlantic University, will first be used to evaluate the effects of malaria on placentas and fetuses. Malaria contributes to 10,000 maternal and 200,000 neonatal deaths each year, primarily in developing nations.

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Upcoming CGD Event Highlights 9 New Articles On Impact Of Malaria Control Interventions, New Evaluation Methods - Kaiser Family Foundation

Malaria News Feeds - September 18, 2017 - 13:58

Upcoming CGD Event Highlights 9 New Articles On Impact Of Malaria Control Interventions, New Evaluation Methods
Kaiser Family Foundation
... President's Malaria Initiative (PMI), and others to highlight “the release of nine new articles in the American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene documenting the impact of malaria control interventions and new methods for evaluating programs ...

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Satellites help predict malaria outbreaks months in advance - Engadget

Malaria News Feeds - September 18, 2017 - 02:00

Engadget

Satellites help predict malaria outbreaks months in advance
Engadget
Malaria is one of the greatest health threats in tropical regions like the Amazon, but predicting its spread is difficult. While it's no secret that mosquitoes...
The Future Of Malaria Prevention May Be Satellites We Already ...WRTV Indianapolis

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India's first case of quadruple malaria reported in Chhattisgarh - Deccan Herald

Malaria News Feeds - September 17, 2017 - 21:32

Deccan Herald

India's first case of quadruple malaria reported in Chhattisgarh
Deccan Herald
“We found four species of Plasmodium parasites – P.falciparum, P.vivax, P.malariae and P.ovale – in his blood. The dominant one was P.falciparum. To the best of our knowledge, this is India's first case of quadruple malaria,” NIRTH scientist Praveen K ...

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