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Nigeria loses $2.4bn to malaria annually— FG, Dangote Foundation - Vanguard

Malaria News Feeds - November 16, 2016 - 02:47

Vanguard

Nigeria loses $2.4bn to malaria annually— FG, Dangote Foundation
Vanguard
Speaking at the launch of the Private Sector Engagement Strategy against Malaria, PSESM, in Lagos, thee stakeholders called on organised private sector to join the movement towards ensuring that Nigeria attained its target of zero malaria by 2020.
Youths undergo leadership, mentorship trainingThe Nation Newspaper

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Canadian military to reassess use of controversial malaria drug - The Globe and Mail

Malaria News Feeds - November 16, 2016 - 01:32

Canadian military to reassess use of controversial malaria drug
The Globe and Mail
The head of the Canadian Armed Forces says the military is reassessing the use of an anti-malarial drug that can cause serious psychiatric side-effects now that Health Canada agrees the brain damage associated with mefloquine can be permanent. Whether ...

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Malaria, diarrhea ravage Kuchigoro IDP camp - Daily Trust

Malaria News Feeds - November 16, 2016 - 01:11

Daily Trust

Malaria, diarrhea ravage Kuchigoro IDP camp
Daily Trust
The doctors chose New Kuchingoro because it had a semblance of organisation, but a preliminary visit to assess the camp's most pressing needs found communicable diseases, malaria and diarrhea highly prevalent. The medication they prescribed was ...

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'Origami' rapid malaria test receives Grand Challenges Explorations grant - EurekAlert (press release)

Malaria News Feeds - November 15, 2016 - 21:02

'Origami' rapid malaria test receives Grand Challenges Explorations grant
EurekAlert (press release)
An interdisciplinary team of scientists and engineers at Vanderbilt University headed by Stevenson Professor of Chemistry David Wright has designed a new kind of rapid diagnostic test for malaria that has received a $100,000 Grand Challenges ...

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Veterans want inquiry into malaria drug's effects on them - Radio Canada International

Malaria News Feeds - November 15, 2016 - 20:32

Radio Canada International

Veterans want inquiry into malaria drug's effects on them
Radio Canada International
Former soldiers want the Canadian government to hold an inquiry into the effects of mefloquine, a malaria-prevention drug they were obliged to take during the disastrous Somalia mission in the 1990s. Troops were sent on a peace-keeping mission to deal ...

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Malaria research at CU Anschutz receives Gates Foundation ... - EurekAlert (press release)

Malaria News Feeds - November 15, 2016 - 20:08

Malaria research at CU Anschutz receives Gates Foundation ...
EurekAlert (press release)
Kathryn Colborn, Ph.D., assistant research professor at the CU School of Medicine and senior investigator with the Center for Global Health at the Colorado ...

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'Origami' rapid malaria test receives Grand Challenges Explorations grant - Vanderbilt University News

Malaria News Feeds - November 15, 2016 - 19:23

Vanderbilt University News

'Origami' rapid malaria test receives Grand Challenges Explorations grant
Vanderbilt University News
An interdisciplinary team of scientists and engineers at Vanderbilt University headed by Stevenson Professor of Chemistry David Wright has designed a new kind of rapid diagnostic test for malaria that has received a $100,000 Grand Challenges ...

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Making strides in fight against Zika

Science Daily - Malaria - November 15, 2016 - 17:08
There's a war raging on a tiny battlefield and the outcome could well touch millions of people worldwide threatened by Zika and related viruses. The key ally unlocking the mystery surrounding this conflict is the long-dreaded yellow fever virus.
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Let's eliminate Malaria with adequate funding- Dangote - Naija247news

Malaria News Feeds - November 15, 2016 - 15:15

Naija247news

Let's eliminate Malaria with adequate funding- Dangote
Naija247news
Isaac Adewole; Chief Executive Officer, Dangote Foundation, Zouera Youssoufou; and Executive Director, Dangote Foundation, Halima Dangote at the official launch of Policy Document on Private Sector Engagement Strategy for Malaria Elimination (PSESP) ...
Nigeria loses $2.4bn to malaria annually — FG, Dangote FoundationVanguard
Nigeria: Dangote Calls for Improved Funding to Fight MalariaAllAfrica.com
Dangote collaborates with FG in malaria eliminationGuardian
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Malaria Drugs Price Analysis and Strategies Report 2016: How the Price Advanced from 2012 and Forecast to 2021 ... - Business Wire (press release)

Malaria News Feeds - November 15, 2016 - 13:49

Malaria Drugs Price Analysis and Strategies Report 2016: How the Price Advanced from 2012 and Forecast to 2021 ...
Business Wire (press release)
What are the unit prices and annual treatment cost for Malaria therapies in different countries? What are the drug pricing trends and how are they expected to change in the future? How are the drug pricing and reimbursement landscape different by ...

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Sun Pharma, others ink pact for malaria project in Mandla - Economic Times

Malaria News Feeds - November 15, 2016 - 12:45

NDTV

Sun Pharma, others ink pact for malaria project in Mandla
Economic Times
As per the pact, ICMR's National Institute for Research in Tribal Health, MP Government and FDEC-India will accomplish the goals of malaria elimination from Mandla district and prevent re-introduction by use of vector control and case management as per ...
ICMR, Govt of MP and FDEC-India sign tri-party agreement to launch Malaria Free India demonstration project in ...pharmabiz.com
Sun Pharma provides update on its CSR initiativeBusiness Standard

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Sun Pharma, others ink pact for malaria project in Mandla - Moneycontrol.com

Malaria News Feeds - November 15, 2016 - 10:41

The Indian Express

Sun Pharma, others ink pact for malaria project in Mandla
Moneycontrol.com
As per the pact, ICMR's National Institute for Research in Tribal Health, MP Government and FDEC-India will accomplish the goals of malaria elimination from Mandla district and prevent re-introduction by use of vector control and case management as per ...
Sun Pharma provides update on its CSR initiativeBusiness Standard

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BRIEF-Sun Pharmaceutical Industries signs tri-party agreement to launch ma... - Reuters

Malaria News Feeds - November 15, 2016 - 09:31

BRIEF-Sun Pharmaceutical Industries signs tri-party agreement to launch ma...
Reuters
BRIEF-Sun Pharmaceutical Industries signs tri-party agreement to launch malaria free India. Nov 15 Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. * Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd says Sun Pharma signing tri-party agreement to launch malaria free India.

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Sajjan puts onus on troops while defending use of harmful malaria drug - The Globe and Mail

Malaria News Feeds - November 15, 2016 - 01:53

Sajjan puts onus on troops while defending use of harmful malaria drug
The Globe and Mail
Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan is defending his department's continued prescription of an anti-malarial drug that Health Canada now agrees can cause permanent brain damage, saying troops make their own informed decisions about whether to take it.

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Nigeria loses $2.4bn to malaria annually — FG, Dangote Foundation - Vanguard

Malaria News Feeds - November 15, 2016 - 00:43

Vanguard

Nigeria loses $2.4bn to malaria annually — FG, Dangote Foundation
Vanguard
Speaking at the launch of the Private Sector Engagement Strategy against Malaria, PSESM, in Lagos, thee stakeholders called on organised private sector to join the movement towards ensuring that Nigeria attained its target of zero malaria by 2020.
Dangote collaborates with FG in malaria eliminationGuardian

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Dangote collaborates with FG in malaria elimination - Guardian

Malaria News Feeds - November 14, 2016 - 20:17

Guardian

Dangote collaborates with FG in malaria elimination
Guardian
Alhaji Aliko Dangote, the Chief Executive Officer of Dangote Group, says that the active participation of the private sector is vital to eliminating malaria in the country by 2020. A statement by the company on Monday in Lagos noted that Dangote said ...

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Dangote collaborates with FG in malaria elimination - Daily Trust - Daily Trust

Malaria News Feeds - November 14, 2016 - 18:50

Daily Trust

Dangote collaborates with FG in malaria elimination - Daily Trust
Daily Trust
says that the active participation of the private sector is vital to eliminating malaria in the country by 2020. A statement by the company on Monday in Lagos ...

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Bauchi Govt to distribute 1m doses of anti-malaria drugs - Daily Trust

Malaria News Feeds - November 14, 2016 - 18:21

Daily Trust

Bauchi Govt to distribute 1m doses of anti-malaria drugs
Daily Trust
The Bauchi State Government says it will distribute more than 1 million doses of anti-malaria drugs to residents to control the disease. The Executive Secretary of the Control of HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Leprosy and Malaria (BACTAMA), Dr Mansur Dada ...

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Bauchi Govt to distribute 1m doses of anti-malaria drugs - Daily Trust

Malaria News Feeds - November 14, 2016 - 18:21

Bauchi Govt to distribute 1m doses of anti-malaria drugs
Daily Trust
The Bauchi State Government says it will distribute more than 1 million doses of anti-malaria drugs to residents to control the disease. The Executive Secretary of the Control of HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Leprosy and Malaria (BACTAMA), Dr Mansur Dada ...

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Nigeria Records 35% Decline in Malaria Cases - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - November 14, 2016 - 14:46

Nigeria Records 35% Decline in Malaria Cases
AllAfrica.com
Nigeria has recorded a 35 per cent decline in malaria cases in five years with only 25 per cent of children under the age of five testing positive for the disease in 2015 compared to 40 per cent in 2010. Good as the news is, however, it follows a ...

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