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Malaria kills two in Palapye - Mmegi Online

Malaria News Feeds - February 22, 2017 - 05:00

Mmegi Online

Malaria kills two in Palapye
Mmegi Online
Already, an additional 26 have been diagnosed with malaria. Palapye DHMT representative, Thato Bailanye revealed the possibility of an outbreak during the Serorome Primary School parents' seminar recently, held under the theme, 'Stakeholder ...

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Malaria kills two in Palapye - Mmegi Online

Malaria News Feeds - February 22, 2017 - 05:00

Mmegi Online

Malaria kills two in Palapye
Mmegi Online
Already, an additional 26 have been diagnosed with malaria. Palapye DHMT representative, Thato Bailanye revealed the possibility of an outbreak during the Serorome Primary School parents' seminar recently, held under the theme, 'Stakeholder ...

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Factors combine to abet resistant malaria strains - The Phnom Penh Post

Malaria News Feeds - February 22, 2017 - 01:26

The Phnom Penh Post

Factors combine to abet resistant malaria strains
The Phnom Penh Post
A cocktail of factors, from financial to supernatural, are affecting the way Cambodians seek malaria treatment, with mistreated cases potentially leading to the spread of resistant strains, a new study has found. The qualitative report, published late ...

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UofL researcher receives NIH grant to study microbes responsible for protecting against malaria - News-Medical.net

Malaria News Feeds - February 21, 2017 - 23:51

News-Medical.net

UofL researcher receives NIH grant to study microbes responsible for protecting against malaria
News-Medical.net
Nathan Schmidt, Ph.D., has published research showing that microbes in the gut of mice can affect the severity of illness suffered from infection with Plasmodium, the parasite that causes malaria. To pursue this research further, Schmidt, assistant ...

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New book on malaria from Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press - EurekAlert (press release)

Malaria News Feeds - February 21, 2017 - 20:29

New book on malaria from Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press
EurekAlert (press release)
This volume is therefore a valuable reference for all scientists, clinicians, and public health professionals interested in understanding the state-of-the-art of malaria biology research and its critical role in our collective ambition to end this ...

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Mosquito Spit Vaccine Would Fight Malaria, Zika, West Nile, Too - NBCNews.com

Malaria News Feeds - February 21, 2017 - 20:06

NBCNews.com

Mosquito Spit Vaccine Would Fight Malaria, Zika, West Nile, Too
NBCNews.com
Government doctors have started testing a vaccine designed to protect against all diseases spread by mosquitoes, from Zika to malaria and yellow fever. The vaccine targets mosquito saliva in the hope that the body could push back against the bite and ...

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Modern housing associated with reduced malaria risk in sub-Saharan Africa - EurekAlert (press release)

Malaria News Feeds - February 21, 2017 - 19:16

Modern housing associated with reduced malaria risk in sub-Saharan Africa
EurekAlert (press release)
Modern houses -- with metal roofs and finished walls--are associated with a more than 9 percent reduction in the odds of malaria in children in sub-Saharan Africa when compared to more traditional thatched houses, according to a study published in PLOS ...

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Modern housing associated with reduced malaria risk in sub-Saharan Africa - Medical Xpress

Malaria News Feeds - February 21, 2017 - 19:00

Modern housing associated with reduced malaria risk in sub-Saharan Africa
Medical Xpress
Modern houses—with metal roofs and finished walls—are associated with a more than 9 percent reduction in the odds of malaria in children in sub-Saharan Africa when compared to more traditional thatched houses, according to a study published in PLOS ...

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Experimental malaria vaccine offers durable protection against many strains in NIH trial - EurekAlert (press release)

Malaria News Feeds - February 21, 2017 - 18:25

Medical Xpress

Experimental malaria vaccine offers durable protection against many strains in NIH trial
EurekAlert (press release)
Earlier research at the NIH Clinical Center with the PfSPZ Vaccine found it to be safe, well-tolerated and protective for more than a year when tested in healthy U.S. adults against a single Africa-derived malaria strain matched to the PfSPZ Vaccine.
Experimental vaccine protects against multiple malaria strainsMedical Xpress
Two Malaria Vaccines Achieve Success In Early TrialsIFLScience
New jab that protects against ALL forms of Malaria 'could save hundreds of thousands of lives each year'The Sun
Graphic Online -Vanguard -Humanosphere
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Experimental PfSPZ malaria vaccine provides durable protection against multiple strains in NIH clinical trial - National Institutes of Health (press release)

Malaria News Feeds - February 21, 2017 - 16:43

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Experimental PfSPZ malaria vaccine provides durable protection against multiple strains in NIH clinical trial
National Institutes of Health (press release)
An investigational malaria vaccine has protected a small number of healthy U.S. adults from infection with a malaria strain different from that contained in the vaccine, according to a study published today in the Proceedings of the National Academy of ...
hVIVO Says US Body Starts Trial On Malaria And Zika VaccineLondon South East (registration) (blog)
Halloran Consulting Group Advises SEEK in Preparation for First Trial of Vaccine to Protect Against Mosquito-Borne ...Business Wire (press release)
NIH begins study of vaccine to protect against mosquito-borne diseasesMedical Xpress
UPI.com -Marketwired (press release)
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University of Louisville researcher to investigate how gut microbiota protect against malaria - EurekAlert (press release)

Malaria News Feeds - February 21, 2017 - 15:01

University of Louisville researcher to investigate how gut microbiota protect against malaria
EurekAlert (press release)
Nathan Schmidt, Ph.D., has published research showing that microbes in the gut of mice can affect the severity of illness suffered from infection with Plasmodium, the parasite that causes malaria. To pursue this research further, Schmidt, assistant ...

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Zambia reports decline in malaria - Outbreak News Today

Malaria News Feeds - February 21, 2017 - 12:04

Outbreak News Today

Zambia reports decline in malaria
Outbreak News Today
Apart from reducing the Malaria burden the permanent secretary has cited many other benefits of Indoor residue spraying namely, reduction in the mosquito population and bites, peaceful night sleep for the family and good health which is prolonged for ...

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Mosquitoes lured by malaria parasite - The Japan News

Malaria News Feeds - February 21, 2017 - 01:36

The Japan News

Mosquitoes lured by malaria parasite
The Japan News
Mosquitoes prefer biting people already sickened by malaria, apparently attracted by some kind of odor. Now, Swedish researchers say they've identified a substance pumped out by malaria parasites that triggers that smell, noticeable only to mosquitoes.

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Experimental vaccine protects against multiple malaria strains - Medical Xpress

Malaria News Feeds - February 20, 2017 - 20:22

Medical Xpress

Experimental vaccine protects against multiple malaria strains
Medical Xpress
An experimental malaria vaccine protected healthy subjects from infection with a malaria strain different from that contained in the vaccine, according to a study published today in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS). The ...
New jab that protects against ALL forms of Malaria 'could save hundreds of thousands of lives each year'The Sun
Two Malaria Vaccines Achieve Success In Early TrialsIFLScience
Sanaria's PFSPZ vaccine achieves durable protection against heterologous malaria infection in a clinical trialEurekAlert (press release)
pharmabiz.com
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UofL researcher receives $2.6M grant to study parasite that causes malaria - The Lane Report

Malaria News Feeds - February 20, 2017 - 18:39

The Lane Report

UofL researcher receives $2.6M grant to study parasite that causes malaria
The Lane Report
Schmidt has published research showing that microbes in the gut of mice can affect the severity of illness suffered from infection with Plasmodium, the parasite that causes malaria. In his new research, Schmidt intends to determine which microbes are ...

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Malaria vaccine shows promise in two trials, but has a way to go - Humanosphere

Malaria News Feeds - February 20, 2017 - 18:11

Humanosphere

Malaria vaccine shows promise in two trials, but has a way to go
Humanosphere
A new vaccine may help protect people against malaria. Two studies on variants of the same vaccine released today found that it is effective at preventing malaria. The promising results are tempered by the fact that roughly 100 people participated in ...
NIH study shows PfSPZ vaccine protects adults against malariapharmabiz.com

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New weapon in the global fight against fake malaria drugs: a cheap scanner - The Guardian

Malaria News Feeds - February 20, 2017 - 17:00

New weapon in the global fight against fake malaria drugs: a cheap scanner
The Guardian
Dozens of public health scientists declared in 2015 that a global crisis of fake drugs was undermining the fight against malaria, tuberculosis and HIV/Aids, particularly in the developing world. The World Health Organization estimates that falsified ...

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