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Bill Gates reveals how he decides where to spend his billions - Business Insider

Malaria News Feeds - January 9, 2018 - 16:00

Business Insider

Bill Gates reveals how he decides where to spend his billions
Business Insider
Bill Gates has invested billions of dollars into solutions for the world's deadliest and most common diseases, such as malaria, tuberculosis, and HIV. His efforts have helped cut rates of child mortality, maternal mortality, hunger, and overall ...
Bill Gates Tells Healthcare's Capitalists How To Save Five Million KidsForbes
Bill Gates Says Private Sector Can Profit From Public HealthBloomberg
Bill Gates explains how breakthroughs in cancer, Alzheimer's, obesity can benefit global healthDevex
Barron's -AJMC.com Managed Markets Network
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Enugu approves N36 million for World Bank Project against malaria - Premium Times

Malaria News Feeds - January 9, 2018 - 15:26

Premium Times

Enugu approves N36 million for World Bank Project against malaria
Premium Times
The Enugu State Executive Council has approved N36 million as commitment fee to participate in a World Bank-sponsored programme aimed at reducing malaria in the state. The Commissioner for Health in the state, Fintan Ekochin, made this known in Enugu ...

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Stephen Curry And Under Armour Release Nothing But Nets Curry 4 To Fight Malaria - Look To The Stars

Malaria News Feeds - January 9, 2018 - 13:00

Look To The Stars

Stephen Curry And Under Armour Release Nothing But Nets Curry 4 To Fight Malaria
Look To The Stars
On December 31, Under Armour and Stephen Curry, who serves as the Global Ambassador for the United Nations Foundation's Nothing But Nets campaign, released a limited-edition Curry 4 Low colorway to support the fight against malaria. For every pair sold ...

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New research agenda for malaria elimination and eradication - Medical Xpress

Malaria News Feeds - January 9, 2018 - 13:00

Medical Xpress

New research agenda for malaria elimination and eradication
Medical Xpress
A world free of malaria would present enormous benefits in terms of health, equity and economy. The World Health Organization has set ambitious goals for reducing the burden of malaria, and 21 countries have been identified as having the potential to ...

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Hayley helps the fight against malaria in Malawi - Isle of Man Today

Malaria News Feeds - January 9, 2018 - 01:37

Isle of Man Today

Hayley helps the fight against malaria in Malawi
Isle of Man Today
A medical student from the island has spent four weeks helping people in the east African country of Malawi. Hayley Robinson, a former Ramsey Grammar School pupil, is a fifth-year medical student at the University of East Anglia. As part of her studies ...

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Malaria flares up in Limpopo - Farmer's Weekly

Malaria News Feeds - January 8, 2018 - 16:40

Farmer's Weekly

Malaria flares up in Limpopo
Farmer's Weekly
Speaking to Farmer's Weekly, Agri Limpopo CEO Willem van Jaarsveld said that some members of his organisation had been supplying malaria test kits and medication to other farmers in need of them. Prof Lucille Blumberg, an infectious diseases specialist ...

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MEC for health advises public to test for malaria - Mpumalanga News

Malaria News Feeds - January 8, 2018 - 16:06

Mpumalanga News

MEC for health advises public to test for malaria
Mpumalanga News
The increase usually occurs during January to March when malaria transmissions are usually at a peak. 7 hours ago. Picture sourced. The MEC for health, Mr Gillion Mashego would like to advise people about an increased risk of contracting malaria at ...

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New research agenda for malaria elimination and eradication - Penn State News

Malaria News Feeds - January 8, 2018 - 14:53

Penn State News

New research agenda for malaria elimination and eradication
Penn State News
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Two Penn State researchers have participated in the formulation of a new updated research agenda for global malaria elimination and eradication. Together with more than 180 scientists, malaria program leaders, and policy makers ...

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Angola: Uíge - Governor Urges Faithful to Fight Cholera Outbreaks and Malaria - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - January 8, 2018 - 11:00

Angola: Uíge - Governor Urges Faithful to Fight Cholera Outbreaks and Malaria
AllAfrica.com
Uíge — The provincial governor of Uíge, Pinda Simão, called on Sunday in this city to the faithful of the Evangelical Baptist Church in Angola, and the population in general to continue to observe the prevention measures against cholera and malaria ...

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Did you know drinking alcohol can attract malaria mosquitoes? - TheHealthSite

Malaria News Feeds - January 8, 2018 - 04:54

Did you know drinking alcohol can attract malaria mosquitoes?
TheHealthSite
Am I wrong if I say mosquitoes are present 365 days a week? During rains, you can find mosquitoes (laying eggs or as larvae) in stagnant water, stored water buckets or pots in window sills. And even other seasons, you can spot mosquitoes in every nook ...

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New Year's Eve cerebral malaria victim on mend - Independent Online

Malaria News Feeds - January 8, 2018 - 00:56

Independent Online

New Year's Eve cerebral malaria victim on mend
Independent Online
A day later Fourie was in an induced coma at the Charlotte Maxeke Academic Hospital after being diagnosed with cerebral malaria. She had become the latest casualty of a malaria epidemic sweeping South Africa. By Thursday Fourie's condition, according ...

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Now, a new approach to block malaria - Pakistan Observer

Malaria News Feeds - January 7, 2018 - 11:23

Now, a new approach to block malaria
Pakistan Observer
Islamabad, : In a major breakthrough which could pave the way for a more effective treatment for malaria, scientists have found that molecules similar to blood-thinning drugs can stop the disease from infecting red blood cells. Malaria is an infection ...

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Hijacker parasite blocked from infiltrating blood - Science Daily

Malaria News Feeds - January 6, 2018 - 21:59

Science Daily

Hijacker parasite blocked from infiltrating blood
Science Daily
The study, led by the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute's Associate Professor Wai-Hong Tham and Dr Jakub Gruszczyk, found that the deadly malaria parasite Plasmodium vivax (P. vivax) causes infection through latching onto the human transferrin receptor ...

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Breaking the malaria cycle - Blueprint newspapers Limited (blog)

Malaria News Feeds - January 6, 2018 - 06:36

Blueprint newspapers Limited (blog)

Breaking the malaria cycle
Blueprint newspapers Limited (blog)
In spite of the huge amount that government, both at the federal and state levels, spends on the provision of curative drugs with the support from the Global Fund, malaria has remained endemic in Nigeria. Indeed, it is impossible to calculate the ...

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Drug-resistant malaria parasite could cause global crisis - Observer

Malaria News Feeds - January 5, 2018 - 18:10

Drug-resistant malaria parasite could cause global crisis
Observer
The emergence of a new, drug-resistant strain of malaria in Southeast Asia has triggered concerns of a possible worldwide crisis. Doctors and researchers are asking the World Health Organisation (WHO) to start a state of emergency in the region ...

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Malaria: Hijacker Parasite Blocked From Infiltrating Blood - Technology Networks

Malaria News Feeds - January 5, 2018 - 13:40

Technology Networks

Malaria: Hijacker Parasite Blocked From Infiltrating Blood
Technology Networks
This is a WEHI.TV still of malaria parasite (yellow-green) traveling in the bloodstream. Credit: Dr Drew Berry, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to LinkedIn Share to Google+ Share to ...
Blood breakthrough opens pathway to malaria vaccineHerald Sun
Australian teams unlock malaria's deadly secretsThe Sydney Morning Herald

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60 Degrees Pharmaceuticals Fast Tracked For Malaria Drug - Pharmaceutical Processing

Malaria News Feeds - January 5, 2018 - 11:41

60 Degrees Pharmaceuticals Fast Tracked For Malaria Drug
Pharmaceutical Processing
60 Degrees Pharmaceuticals (60P) has received Fast Track designation from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the investigation of Tafenoquine for prevention of malaria in adults. A drug is designated as a fast track product "for the treatment ...

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Blood breakthrough opens pathway to malaria vaccine - Herald Sun

Malaria News Feeds - January 5, 2018 - 08:49

Herald Sun

Blood breakthrough opens pathway to malaria vaccine
Herald Sun
MELBOURNE researchers have taken a major step towards the development of a vaccine to protect against the world's most widespread malaria parasite. They have solved the mystery of how the deadly parasite Plasmodium vivax infiltrates young human red ...
Australian teams unlock malaria's deadly secretsThe Sydney Morning Herald

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Australian scientists solve malaria mystery - The Australian Financial Review

Malaria News Feeds - January 5, 2018 - 05:45

The Australian Financial Review

Australian scientists solve malaria mystery
The Australian Financial Review
Lead researcher Associate Professor Wai-Hong Tham described the findings from the three-year study as "quite significant" because working out how to stop the parasite entering blood cells may help pave the way for a vaccine to alleviate P.vivax, the ...
Australian researchers take major step in developing malaria vaccineXinhua
Australian teams unlock malaria's deadly secretsThe Sydney Morning Herald

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Australian researchers take major step in developing malaria vaccine - Xinhua

Malaria News Feeds - January 5, 2018 - 02:44

Australian researchers take major step in developing malaria vaccine
Xinhua
SYDNEY, Jan. 5 (Xinhua) -- Australian researchers said on Friday that they have found a novel way to aid the development of a crucial malaria vaccine, by genetically engineering a version of a species behind the major infectious disease. The approach ...

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