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ex Gitmo detainee Bin Atef down with malaria – Lawyer - Citifmonline

Malaria News Feeds - June 24, 2017 - 08:29

Citifmonline

ex Gitmo detainee Bin Atef down with malaria – Lawyer
Citifmonline
Aside from the strain of the uncertainty of his continued stay in Ghana and dealing with separation from his wife, Mahmud Umar Muhammad Bin Atef, one of the ex-Guantanamo Bay detainees being hosted by Ghana, is currently dealing with malaria.

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H1N1 bigger killer than dengue and malaria in Maharashtra - Times of India

Malaria News Feeds - June 24, 2017 - 06:48

Times of India

H1N1 bigger killer than dengue and malaria in Maharashtra
Times of India
Since its appearance, the viral infection has claimed nearly 2,500 lives in the state, about five times the fatalities caused by dengue and three times that of malaria in the same period. The viral infection is now next only to tuberculosis and AIDS in ...

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Stop giving soldiers banned malaria drug, says Sinn Féin - The Times (subscription)

Malaria News Feeds - June 23, 2017 - 22:59

The Times (subscription)

Stop giving soldiers banned malaria drug, says Sinn Féin
The Times (subscription)
An attempt to ban use of a controversial anti-malaria drug by Irish soldiers will be launched in the Dáil this week. Sinn Féin is claiming that it has cross-party support for a motion it will table to stop Lariam being given to Defence Forces personnel ...

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H1N1 bigger killer than dengue and malaria in state - Times of India

Malaria News Feeds - June 23, 2017 - 20:19

The Indian Express

H1N1 bigger killer than dengue and malaria in state
Times of India
Since its appearance, the viral infection has claimed nearly 2,500 lives in the state, about five times the fatalities caused by dengue and three times that of malaria in the same period. The viral infection is now next only to tuberculosis and AIDS in ...
Three die of H1N1 in a week, cases cross 350 in MumbaiThe Indian Express

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Gurgaon reports two more malaria cases, health officials blame it on waterlogging - Hindustan Times

Malaria News Feeds - June 23, 2017 - 16:19

Hindustan Times

Gurgaon reports two more malaria cases, health officials blame it on waterlogging
Hindustan Times
Stagnant water in Gurgaon's Sector 9. Health officials are currently in the process of compiling a list of areas from where a large number of suspected malaria cases have been reported. The list will be forwarded to the MCG.(Sanjeev Verma/HT PHOTO).

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Video: Can Synbio Cure Malaria? – Fireside Chat with Oxitec's CEO Hadyn Parry - Labiotech.eu (blog)

Malaria News Feeds - June 23, 2017 - 08:36

Labiotech.eu (blog)

Video: Can Synbio Cure Malaria? – Fireside Chat with Oxitec's CEO Hadyn Parry
Labiotech.eu (blog)
In our fireside chat with Hadyn Parry, Clara had the chance to hear all about Oxitec's exciting technology that could save us from Dengue and Zika. Oxitec's GM mosquitoes have the potential to halt epidemics of mosquito-borne diseases such as Zika or ...

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Video: Can Synbio Cure Malaria? – Fireside Chat with Oxitec's CEO Hadyn Parry - Labiotech.eu (blog)

Malaria News Feeds - June 23, 2017 - 08:36

Labiotech.eu (blog)

Video: Can Synbio Cure Malaria? – Fireside Chat with Oxitec's CEO Hadyn Parry
Labiotech.eu (blog)
In our fireside chat with Hadyn Parry, Clara had the chance to hear all about Oxitec's exciting technology that could save us from Dengue and Zika. Oxitec's GM mosquitoes have the potential to halt epidemics of mosquito-borne diseases such as Zika or ...

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Malaria 'epidemic' looms as mosquitoes defy insecticides - Guardian (blog)

Malaria News Feeds - June 23, 2017 - 03:23

Guardian (blog)

Malaria 'epidemic' looms as mosquitoes defy insecticides
Guardian (blog)
In recent times there have been many researches towards elimination of malaria and its vector in Nigeria. There have also been huge investments to increase the quantity of insecticides used for malaria control, scale up of the distribution of long ...

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Bright light pulses bamboozle mosquitoes, could help fight malaria - Digital Trends

Malaria News Feeds - June 22, 2017 - 22:12

Digital Trends

Bright light pulses bamboozle mosquitoes, could help fight malaria
Digital Trends
Researchers at the University of Notre Dame have made a potentially significant breakthrough in the battle against malaria by discovering a way to suppress mosquitoes' natural biting behavior. The secret weapon? Exposure to just 10 minutes of pulsing ...

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GHMc to release Gambusia in lakes to tackle malaria, dengue - Times of India

Malaria News Feeds - June 22, 2017 - 19:04

Times of India

GHMc to release Gambusia in lakes to tackle malaria, dengue
Times of India
Around 3000 to 3,500 houses in the GHMC limits have been identified as hotspots for breeding of mosquitoes. "Disease hot spots were identified for both dengue and malaria based on the previous year incidence," said GHMC in a statement. "These houses ...

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First Chikungunya-infected Aedes aegypti mosquitoes found in Brazil

Science Daily - Malaria - June 22, 2017 - 18:30
While more than 13,000 cases of Chikungunya viral disease were reported in Brazil in 2015, scientists had never before detected the virus in a captured mosquito in this country. Now, researchers have identified a mosquito -- caught in the Brazilian city of Aracaju -- that's naturally infected with the East-Central-South-African (ECSA) genotype of Chikungunya.
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Larry Lamb's malaria ordeal: 'All I know is that I don't want to go through it again' - BT.com

Malaria News Feeds - June 22, 2017 - 15:01

BT.com

Larry Lamb's malaria ordeal: 'All I know is that I don't want to go through it again'
BT.com
But while cockroaches, snakes and mealworms appeared not to faze the actor during the show's infamous Bushtucker Trials, a much smaller critter – the malaria mosquito – had laid Larry low on a trip to Africa back in 2010. Larry contracted malaria while ...

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Zimbabwe: Malaria Kills 10 - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - June 22, 2017 - 14:37

Zimbabwe: Malaria Kills 10
AllAfrica.com
Ten people have died of malaria countrywide in one week, while 11 836 malaria cases were reported during the week ending June 4, the Ministry of Health and Child Care Weekly Disease Surveillance System has revealed. Of the 10 deaths, two were ...

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Africa: Access-SMC to Present At the Roll Back Malaria SBCC Wg Meeting - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - June 22, 2017 - 13:11

Africa: Access-SMC to Present At the Roll Back Malaria SBCC Wg Meeting
AllAfrica.com
Roll Back Malaria Social and Behavior Change Communication Working Group's (SBCC WG) 4th annual meeting will commence next month in Tanzania. From July 11-13, organizations will come together and share challenges, successes and lessons ...

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Malaria Prevention Drug Improves Birth Outcomes in Zambia - News Deeply

Malaria News Feeds - June 22, 2017 - 12:00

News Deeply

Malaria Prevention Drug Improves Birth Outcomes in Zambia
News Deeply
A study in Zambia shows that a malaria prevention drug given to pregnant women not only protects them from the disease, but also reduces their risk of contracting sexually transmitted and reproductive tract infections. This, in turn, improves birth ...

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'Coloring' parasite genes shows malaria's weak spot - Futurity: Research News

Malaria News Feeds - June 22, 2017 - 11:50

'Coloring' parasite genes shows malaria's weak spot
Futurity: Research News
Scientists around the world particularly want to know how malaria adapts when it reaches the liver, which is the critical stage where it learns how to infect the blood stream and cause symptoms. But now researchers will be able to simply track the ...

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Oyibo: Access to Diagnosis Key to Malaria Treatment - THISDAY Newspapers

Malaria News Feeds - June 21, 2017 - 23:24

THISDAY Newspapers

Oyibo: Access to Diagnosis Key to Malaria Treatment
THISDAY Newspapers
A Professor of Medical Microbiology and Parasitology, Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences, Prof. Wellington Aghoghovwia Oyibo, has called for democratisation of malaria diagnosis across the country, as Nigeria and the Republic of Congo rank highest among ...

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Malaria kills 10 - The Herald

Malaria News Feeds - June 21, 2017 - 23:00

Malaria kills 10
The Herald
Ten people have died of malaria countrywide in one week, while 11 836 malaria cases were reported during the week ending June 4, the Ministry of Health and Child Care Weekly Disease Surveillance System has revealed. Of the 10 deaths, two were ...

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Severe staff shortage hits malaria fight - The Indian Express

Malaria News Feeds - June 21, 2017 - 21:00

The Indian Express

Severe staff shortage hits malaria fight
The Indian Express
A report submitted to the Delhi High Court on Wednesday, by the director of the National Vector Borne Disease Control Programme (NVBDCP), P K Sen, shows a large number of vacancies under the malaria control head. The bench of acting Chief Justice ...

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