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Multidrug-resistant malaria and the impact of mass drug administration - Dove Medical Press

Malaria News Feeds - March 1, 2018 - 01:01

Multidrug-resistant malaria and the impact of mass drug administration
Dove Medical Press
Abstract: Based on the emergence and spread throughout the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) of multiple artemisinin-resistant lineages, the prevalence of multidrug resistance leading to high rates of artemisinin-based combination treatment failure in ...

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Malaria parasite packs bags to travel from host to host - Futurity: Research News

Malaria News Feeds - March 1, 2018 - 00:13

Futurity: Research News

Malaria parasite packs bags to travel from host to host
Futurity: Research News
The parasite that causes malaria has not one, but two, specialized proteins that protect its messenger RNA—genetic material that encodes for proteins—until the parasite takes up residence in a new mosquito or a human host, researchers report. A new ...

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Biologists document the secondary extinction of a disease-carrying mosquito following rat eradication on Palmyra Atoll

Science Daily - Malaria - February 28, 2018 - 19:44
The Asian tiger mosquito -- carrier of such diseases as dengue, yellow fever, Rift Valley fever, Chikungunya and Zika -- appears to have vanished from Palmyra.
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591 malaria cases in Mumbai diagnosed incorrectly from 2013 to 2018, reveals RTI reply - Hindustan Times

Malaria News Feeds - February 28, 2018 - 18:22

Hindustan Times

591 malaria cases in Mumbai diagnosed incorrectly from 2013 to 2018, reveals RTI reply
Hindustan Times
At least 591 malaria patients were incorrectly diagnosed negative for the disease in Mumbai in the past five years, according to data accessed under the Right To Information (RTI), indicating the underreporting prevalent in the city. The samples were ...

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Ashanti Region Progresses In Malaria Fight - Modern Ghana (press release) (blog)

Malaria News Feeds - February 28, 2018 - 06:59

Modern Ghana (press release) (blog)

Ashanti Region Progresses In Malaria Fight
Modern Ghana (press release) (blog)
Ashanti Region is making good progress in the fight against malaria as cases take a downward trend. A total of 895,088 were seen at the out-patient department (OPD), last year, down from the 2016 figure of 992,187 and 1,036,761 in 2015. Dr. Emmanuel ...

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Ashanti makes progress in malaria fight - Ghana News Agency

Malaria News Feeds - February 28, 2018 - 03:43

Ashanti makes progress in malaria fight
Ghana News Agency
Kumasi, Feb 27, GNA – Ashanti Region is making good progress in the fight against malaria as cases take a downward trend. A total of 895,088 were seen at the out-patient department (OPD), last year, down from the 2016 figure of 992,187 and 1,036,761 in ...

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Malaria parasite route to Americas traced - SciDev.Net

Malaria News Feeds - February 28, 2018 - 01:58

SciDev.Net

Malaria parasite route to Americas traced
SciDev.Net
Salama, one year old, suffering from malaria, for the first time, is being given a new Coartem Disposible medication during a product demonstration organised by Novartis at Bagamoyo hospital Tanzania. Copyright: Panos. Speed read. Malaria parasites ...

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Joe Wicks visits Sierra Leone to investigate battle against malaria - Independent.ie

Malaria News Feeds - February 28, 2018 - 00:18

Independent.ie

Joe Wicks visits Sierra Leone to investigate battle against malaria
Independent.ie
Personal trainer Joe Wicks has praised the efforts of young people in the fight against malaria after investigating the disease in Sierra Leone. The Body Coach journeyed to the West African nation's rural Port Loko district and the capital, Freetown ...

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Joe Wicks visits Sierra Leone to investigate battle against malaria - Belfast Telegraph

Malaria News Feeds - February 28, 2018 - 00:12

Belfast Telegraph

Joe Wicks visits Sierra Leone to investigate battle against malaria
Belfast Telegraph
Personal trainer Joe Wicks has praised the efforts of young people in the fight against malaria after investigating the disease in Sierra Leone. The Body Coach journeyed to the West African nation's rural Port Loko district and the capital, Freetown ...

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Joe Wicks visits Sierra Leone to investigate battle against malaria - TV3.ie

Malaria News Feeds - February 28, 2018 - 00:05

TV3.ie

Joe Wicks visits Sierra Leone to investigate battle against malaria
TV3.ie
Joe Wicks during Sierra Leone trip (Sport Relief/PA). Personal trainer Joe Wicks has praised the efforts of young people in the fight against malaria after investigating the disease in Sierra Leone. The Body Coach journeyed to the West African nation's ...

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Joe Wicks visits Sierra Leone to investigate battle against malaria - TV3.ie

Malaria News Feeds - February 28, 2018 - 00:05

TV3.ie

Joe Wicks visits Sierra Leone to investigate battle against malaria
TV3.ie
Joe Wicks during Sierra Leone trip (Sport Relief/PA). Personal trainer Joe Wicks has praised the efforts of young people in the fight against malaria after investigating the disease in Sierra Leone. The Body Coach journeyed to the West African nation's ...

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Ethiopia: Ministry Vows to Eliminate Malaria - allAfrica.com - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - February 27, 2018 - 12:30

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Ethiopia: Ministry Vows to Eliminate Malaria - allAfrica.com
AllAfrica.com
Ministry of Health expressed its strong commitment to eliminate malaria at 239 weredas with active participation of the public health care professionals.
U.S.-Ethiopia Collaboration Equips 1,000 Health Facilities to ...ReliefWeb

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Malaria in the area - ITIJ

Malaria News Feeds - February 27, 2018 - 11:51

ITIJ

Malaria in the area
ITIJ
An outbreak of locally transmitted malaria – which means that mosquitoes in the area may be infected with malaria and spreading it to people – has been reported by officials in the town of Wenceslau Guimarães in Bahia State, Brazil. Despite mosquitoes ...

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Malaria parasite route to Americas traced - SciDev.Net

Malaria News Feeds - February 27, 2018 - 11:38

SciDev.Net

Malaria parasite route to Americas traced
SciDev.Net
Salama, one year old, suffering from malaria, for the first time, is being given a new Coartem Disposible medication during a product demonstration organised by Novartis at Bagamoyo hospital Tanzania. Copyright: Panos. Speed read. Malaria parasites ...

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U.S.-Ethiopia Collaboration Equips 1,000 Health Facilities to ... - CNBCAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - February 27, 2018 - 10:46

ReliefWeb

U.S.-Ethiopia Collaboration Equips 1,000 Health Facilities to ...
CNBCAfrica.com
Today (February 26, 2018), the U.S. President's Malaria Initiative (PMI), led by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), marked the end of a nine-year program with ...
Ethiopia: Ministry Vows to Eliminate Malaria - allAfrica.comAllAfrica.com

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US-Ethiopia Collaboration Equips 1000 Health Facilities to Combat Malaria More Effectively [EN/AM] - ReliefWeb

Malaria News Feeds - February 27, 2018 - 09:19

ReliefWeb

US-Ethiopia Collaboration Equips 1000 Health Facilities to Combat Malaria More Effectively [EN/AM]
ReliefWeb
Today, the U.S. President's Malaria Initiative (PMI), led by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), marked the end of a nine-year program with the Ministry of Health ...

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WHO recognizes national efforts towards Malaria elimination - ReliefWeb

Malaria News Feeds - February 27, 2018 - 07:45

WHO recognizes national efforts towards Malaria elimination
ReliefWeb
Dar es Salaam, 26-27 February 2018: Malaria remains one of the major threats to public health and economic development in Africa. Globally, it is estimated that 216 million cases of malaria occurred in 2016, with Africa bearing the brunt of this burden ...

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Hospitals flooded with malaria patients - The Nation

Malaria News Feeds - February 27, 2018 - 01:55

Hospitals flooded with malaria patients
The Nation
KANDHKOT - Hospitals are flooded with patients of malaria and other mosquito borne diseases due to negligence of the provincial government. Mosquito borne diseases including dengue, malaria and others have been spreading vastly across Kashmore due to ...

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Global Fund finances malaria and HIV/AIDS control actions in Angola - Xinhua

Malaria News Feeds - February 26, 2018 - 19:41

Global Fund finances malaria and HIV/AIDS control actions in Angola
Xinhua
LUANDA, Feb. 26 (Xinhua) -- At least 44 million U.S. dollars was made available by the Global Fund to finance actions to control malaria, HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis in the country, said coordinator for Angola Adriana Jimenezon on Monday in Luanda ...

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SPONSORED CONTENT: MKU researchers working to bring down malaria burden - Daily Nation

Malaria News Feeds - February 26, 2018 - 15:17

Daily Nation

SPONSORED CONTENT: MKU researchers working to bring down malaria burden
Daily Nation
Women receive free mosquito nets from a community health volunteer in Uasin Gishu County. Scholars from Mount Kenya University are studying multiple ways to tackle the stubborn malaria parasite. PHOTO | JARED NYATAYA | NATION MEDIA GROUP. In Summary ...

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