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The reason behind the ineffectiveness of malaria vaccines revealed - Deccan Chronicle

Malaria News Feeds - June 2, 2016 - 05:03

Deccan Chronicle

The reason behind the ineffectiveness of malaria vaccines revealed
Deccan Chronicle
Dr. Michelle Wykes, the head of the Molecular Immunology Laboratory, along with Joshua Horne-Debets and Deshapriya Karunarathne, found that activating immune cells known as CD8+ T cells was crucial in protecting mice against malaria in the longer ...
Researchers find key to malaria vaccinesMy Sunshine Coast (press release)

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Malaria likely to be notifiable disease, says Joint Director of Health Kanchan Jagtap - The Indian Express

Malaria News Feeds - June 2, 2016 - 01:31

The Indian Express

Malaria likely to be notifiable disease, says Joint Director of Health Kanchan Jagtap
The Indian Express
Malaria is likely to be a notifiable disease, said Joint Director of Health Kanchan Jagtap, while speaking on the special action plan launched to tackle the vector-borne disease. June is observed as anti-malaria month, and this year, 6,824 cases have ...
State sets 2025 as target to eradicate malaria casesPune Mirror

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Does this doctor hold the secret to ending malaria? - CNN

Malaria News Feeds - June 2, 2016 - 00:20

CNN

Does this doctor hold the secret to ending malaria?
CNN
His formulation could one day form the foundation from which we could protect humans from a range of diseases including malaria, HIV and tuberculosis. He is designing a new class of vaccine, unlike any other in use today, with an end goal of disease ...
Researchers find key to malaria vaccinesMy Sunshine Coast (press release)

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The doctor who plans to end malaria - WPTZ

Malaria News Feeds - June 2, 2016 - 00:20

The doctor who plans to end malaria
WPTZ
His formulation could one day form the foundation from which we could protect humans from a range of diseases including malaria, HIV and tuberculosis. He is designing a new class of vaccine, unlike any other in use today, with an end goal of disease ...
Researchers find key to malaria vaccinesMy Sunshine Coast (press release)

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Malaria fundraiser, new art exhibit and more events planned - Ventura County Star

Malaria News Feeds - June 1, 2016 - 22:42

Ventura County Star

Malaria fundraiser, new art exhibit and more events planned
Ventura County Star
Admission will be free, but donations are encouraged for the concert and food. All proceeds will go to Imagine No Malaria, a United Methodist health initiative. United Methodists from Simi Valley, Moorpark, Newbury Park, Thousand Oaks and Westlake ...

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State sets 2025 as target to eradicate malaria cases - Pune Mirror

Malaria News Feeds - June 1, 2016 - 21:02

Pune Mirror

State sets 2025 as target to eradicate malaria cases
Pune Mirror
The Maharashtra health department has now planned to rid the state of malaria even before the set target of 2030 by the Union health ministry. Given the increase in infections throughout the country, the national vectorborne programme department ...

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Malaria menace: 8 teams to conduct fogging in Meerut district - Times of India

Malaria News Feeds - June 1, 2016 - 17:49

Malaria menace: 8 teams to conduct fogging in Meerut district
Times of India
MEERUT: To ward off the threat of malaria mosquitoes, the district malaria office launched an anti-larvae spray drive in urban and rural areas of the district on Wednesday. The move forms part of the authorities' decision to observe June as the anti ...

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Why none of malaria vaccines are effective? - Times of India

Malaria News Feeds - June 1, 2016 - 09:56

Times of India

Why none of malaria vaccines are effective?
Times of India
Dr. Michelle Wykes, the head of the Molecular Immunology Laboratory, along with Joshua Horne-Debets and Deshapriya Karunarathne, found that activating immune cells known as CD8+ T cells was crucial in protecting mice against malaria in the longer ...
Research reveals link to better malaria jabdailytelegraph.com.au
Breakthrough in search for longer-lasting malaria vaccineBrisbane Times
Australian researchers say key to long-term malaria vaccine unlockedXinhua
TheHealthSite
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Research reveals link to better malaria jab - Courier Mail

Malaria News Feeds - June 1, 2016 - 05:30

Courier Mail

Research reveals link to better malaria jab
Courier Mail
QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute experts believe they have discovered why malaria vaccines have been unable to protect people against the disease for long. The breakthrough paves the way for more effective vaccines to be trialled on humans ...
Breakthrough in search for longer-lasting malaria vaccineBrisbane Times
Why none of malaria vaccines are effective?Times of India
Australian researchers say key to long-term malaria vaccine unlockedXinhua
TheHealthSite
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Vietnam lacks funds for malaria prevention drive - VietNamNet Bridge

Malaria News Feeds - June 1, 2016 - 03:24

VietNamNet Bridge

Vietnam lacks funds for malaria prevention drive
VietNamNet Bridge
VietNamNet Bridge – Funds from the State budget and international sponsors for malaria elimination initiatives have declined in recent years, creating difficulties for meeting the 2030 target, a conference in Ha Noi heard yesterday, May 31.

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Sniffing out malaria - BBC News

Malaria News Feeds - June 1, 2016 - 01:29

BBC News

Sniffing out malaria
BBC News
Scientists are studying the use of dogs in the detection of malaria. Dogs are already used to find missing persons, drugs and even to detect some forms of cancer in people, so this new application has huge potential. The Bill and Melinda Gates ...

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Breakthrough in search for longer-lasting malaria vaccine - Brisbane Times

Malaria News Feeds - June 1, 2016 - 00:19

Brisbane Times

Breakthrough in search for longer-lasting malaria vaccine
Brisbane Times
Scientists at the QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute has announced the results of a study that looked into utilising immune cells known as CD8+ to help increase the life of malaria vaccines, which typically remain effective for only a few years.

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Key to long-term malaria vaccine unlocked - Yahoo7 News

Malaria News Feeds - May 31, 2016 - 23:37

Key to long-term malaria vaccine unlocked
Yahoo7 News
Scientists at the QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute has announced the results of a study that looked into utilising immune cells known as CD8+ to help increase the life of malaria vaccines, which typically remain effective for only a few years.

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Malaria's deadly comeback - Jordan Times

Malaria News Feeds - May 31, 2016 - 21:27

Malaria's deadly comeback
Jordan Times
The dramatic drop in malaria deaths since the beginning of the century is one of the great public-health success stories of recent years. Thanks to concerted investments in prevention, diagnosis, and treatment, the number of people killed by the ...

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South Sudan: Partners Scale-Up Action As Malaria Season Arrives - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - May 31, 2016 - 20:01

South Sudan: Partners Scale-Up Action As Malaria Season Arrives
AllAfrica.com
Juba, South Sudan — Health partners are stepping up malaria preparedness and response efforts as the season during which the disease is most endemic (May-December) arrives. Surveillance of malaria at 1,400 health facilities across the country is ...

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Malaria, Zika and Dengue Could Meet Their Match in Mosquito-Borne Bacteria - Smithsonian

Malaria News Feeds - May 31, 2016 - 18:48

Smithsonian

Malaria, Zika and Dengue Could Meet Their Match in Mosquito-Borne Bacteria
Smithsonian
And now it appears these bacterial infections, from a genus of microbes known as Wolbachia, are already at work in nature reducing the spread of malaria, at least in West Africa, something that hadn't been seen before in the real world. “Wolbachia ...

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DARPA $6.4M contract supports malaria research aimed at enhancing resilience - Next Big Future

Malaria News Feeds - May 31, 2016 - 16:00

Next Big Future

DARPA $6.4M contract supports malaria research aimed at enhancing resilience
Next Big Future
Malaria is a potentially lethal disease, but resilience in some people and non-human primates allows them to control the disease and avoid adverse outcomes, so that the infection is not incapacitating,” says Mary R. Galinski, PhD, professor of ...

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Inmate at Doncaster prison died from malaria because medics mistook symptoms for flu - Doncaster Today

Malaria News Feeds - May 31, 2016 - 15:57

Doncaster Today

Inmate at Doncaster prison died from malaria because medics mistook symptoms for flu
Doncaster Today
A jury in an inquest into the deathof Adetekunbo Ohisaga Ajakaiye found that all four doctors and one nurse from HMP Doncaster resposible for his care had acted or omitted to act, amounting to negligence and resulting in Mr Ajakaiye dying from malaria.

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Bill Gates funding research into how dogs can detect malaria - CNBC

Malaria News Feeds - May 31, 2016 - 13:40

CNBC

Bill Gates funding research into how dogs can detect malaria
CNBC
Dogs could be used to detect malaria in the future, according to new research from the U.K.'s Durham University that is being backed by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The foundation – formed by the Microsoft founder and his wife in 2000 - has ...
Dogs could soon be used to sniff out malariaWired.co.uk
Dogs who could soon sniff out malaria with Bill Gates' helpDaily Mail
Dogs can smell malaria in humans?Times of India

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Country lacks funds for malaria prevention drive - Viet Nam News

Malaria News Feeds - May 31, 2016 - 12:08

Viet Nam News

Country lacks funds for malaria prevention drive
Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI – Funds from the State budget and international sponsors for malaria elimination initiatives have declined in recent years, creating difficulties for meeting the 2030 target, a conference here heard today. In 2011, funds from the State budget ...

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