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Malaria - Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) International

Malaria News Feeds - January 15, 2017 - 03:02

Malaria
Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) International
The number of cases and deaths related to malaria has been declining steadily for 15 years, but the mosquito-transmitted disease continues to kill more than 400,000 people each year. Ninety per cent of the deaths occur in sub-Saharan Africa. Seventy ...

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Exercise, proper diet may reduce effects of malaria - The Indian Express

Malaria News Feeds - January 14, 2017 - 09:16

The Indian Express

Exercise, proper diet may reduce effects of malaria
The Indian Express
Regular exercise and a healthy diet of fresh fruit and vegetables, as well as right amount of protein, can help reduce the damage to the heart and skeletal muscles brought on by malaria, according to a study. Each year, malaria afflicts more than 500 ...
Exercise, diet could offset effects of malaria: studyIndia Today

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Exercise, diet could offset effects of malaria: study - Business Standard

Malaria News Feeds - January 14, 2017 - 07:04

Daily Pioneer

Exercise, diet could offset effects of malaria: study
Business Standard
Regular exercise and a healthy diet consisting of fruits, vegetables and the right amount of protein may help lessen damage to the heart and skeletal muscles brought on by malaria, a new study has claimed. Each year, malaria afflicts over 500 million ...
Exercise, proper diet may reduce effects of malariaDaily Pioneer

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No magic bullet to rid the world of malaria, say London research team - Xinhua

Malaria News Feeds - January 14, 2017 - 00:41

No magic bullet to rid the world of malaria, say London research team
Xinhua
LONDON, Jan. 13 (Xinhua) -- A single magic bullet to eradicate malaria around the world is unlikely after scientists in London discovered the impact of super-infected mosquitos. For the first time, researchers have shown that the number of parasites ...

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Some Children Overcome Malaria Only To Confront Chronic Disease - Huffington Post

Malaria News Feeds - January 13, 2017 - 22:25

Huffington Post

Some Children Overcome Malaria Only To Confront Chronic Disease
Huffington Post
We have much to celebrate with the news contained in the World Malaria Report 2016, released by the World Health Organization (WHO) last month. WHO estimated that a cumulative 1.3 billion fewer malaria cases and 6.8 million fewer malaria deaths ...

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Consortium develops modules for malaria elimination - Naija247news

Malaria News Feeds - January 13, 2017 - 15:59

Naija247news

Consortium develops modules for malaria elimination
Naija247news
Malaria Consortium, an NGO, has developed 14 training modules for combatting malaria in Nigeria, an official has said. Dr Kola Maxwell, Country Director of the consortium, said the modules would be driven by Support to National Malaria Programme ...

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Stanford Researchers Create a 20 Cent Centrifuge That Detects Malaria - Futurism

Malaria News Feeds - January 13, 2017 - 15:03

Futurism

Stanford Researchers Create a 20 Cent Centrifuge That Detects Malaria
Futurism
Centrifuges are a key component in the proper diagnoses, and therefore, treatment of diseases like malaria. Conventional centrifuges are used to spin blood using electricity. The centrifugal force of the spinning causes the components making up a blood ...
How a Children's Toy Could Help Fight MalariaSmithsonian
An Ingenious 20-Cent Paper Centrifuge Could Save Lives from MalariaInverse
20-Cent Paper Centrifuge Can Detect Malaria in 15 MinutesInteresting Engineering
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Scientists have mapped the genome of dangerous malaria vectors National Research Tomsk State University - EurekAlert (press release)

Malaria News Feeds - January 13, 2017 - 14:14

EurekAlert (press release)

Scientists have mapped the genome of dangerous malaria vectors National Research Tomsk State University
EurekAlert (press release)
The first map of the most dangerous malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae was published in 2002, and then maps of the Asian species Anopheles stephensi and Anopheles atroparvus, a mosquito that lives in Europe and Russia, have been created.

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Malaria infection depends on number of parasites, not number of mosquito bites - Hindustan Times

Malaria News Feeds - January 13, 2017 - 10:40

Hindustan Times

Malaria infection depends on number of parasites, not number of mosquito bites
Hindustan Times
For the first time, scientists have found that the number of parasites each mosquito carries, rather than the number of bites, determines the chance of successful malaria infection, an advance that may help develop effective vaccines for the deadly ...
Malaria infection depends on number of parasites, not bitesTimes of India

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Malaria infection depends on number of parasites, not bites - Times of India

Malaria News Feeds - January 13, 2017 - 10:32

Times of India

Malaria infection depends on number of parasites, not bites
Times of India
"The study has shown that the concept of relying on the number of bites alone to predict malarial burden is flawed and has probably hampered the successful use of control measures and the development of effective vaccines," said Andrew Blagborough from ...

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Oshikoto Region sees malaria resurgence - Southern Times Africa

Malaria News Feeds - January 13, 2017 - 09:51

Oshikoto Region sees malaria resurgence
Southern Times Africa
Omuthiya – At least 50 cases of malaria have been reported in the Oshikoto Region between the second week of December and first week of January – however no deaths have been recorded so far. Unlike in other African countries where malaria infects ...

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Oshikoto Region sees malaria resurgence - New Era

Malaria News Feeds - January 13, 2017 - 09:29

Oshikoto Region sees malaria resurgence
New Era
Omuthiya – At least 50 cases of malaria have been reported in the Oshikoto Region between the second week of December and first week of January – however no deaths have been recorded so far. Unlike in other African countries where malaria infects ...

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Malaria infection depends on number of parasites, not bites - Chandigarh Tribune

Malaria News Feeds - January 13, 2017 - 09:13

Malaria infection depends on number of parasites, not bites
Chandigarh Tribune
Researchers have, for the first time, found that the chances of a person developing malaria infection is determined by the number of parasites each individual mosquito carries, not the number of mosquito bites a person receives. Malaria is spread when ...

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Malaria infection depends on number of parasites, not bites ... - Business Standard

Malaria News Feeds - January 13, 2017 - 09:13

Business Standard

Malaria infection depends on number of parasites, not bites ...
Business Standard
Researchers have, for the first time, found that the chances of a person developing malaria infection is determined by the number of parasites each individual ...

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Exercise, diet could offset effects of malaria, study shows - Science Daily

Malaria News Feeds - January 13, 2017 - 02:50

Exercise, diet could offset effects of malaria, study shows
Science Daily
He said understanding strategies for treating malaria is more important than ever because Americans travel around the world in record numbers. Many visit countries where malaria is prevalent. In addition, more U.S. military personnel are deployed to ...
Regular exercise and proper diet will neutralize the effects of malariaProkerala

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Malaria infection depends on number of parasites, not number of mosquito bites - Imperial College London

Malaria News Feeds - January 13, 2017 - 01:57

Imperial College London

Malaria infection depends on number of parasites, not number of mosquito bites
Imperial College London
For the first time, researchers have shown that the number of parasites each mosquito carries influences the chance of successful malaria infection. The finding has implications for vaccine development and studies into how the disease spreads in the field.

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Cerebral (Fatal) Malaria - Pipeline Review, H2 2016 - Yahoo Finance

Malaria News Feeds - January 12, 2017 - 20:00

Cerebral (Fatal) Malaria - Pipeline Review, H2 2016
Yahoo Finance
Global Markets Direct's latest Pharmaceutical and Healthcare disease pipeline guide Cerebral (Fatal) Malaria – Pipeline Review, H2 2016, provides an overview of the Cerebral (Fatal) Malaria (Infectious Disease) pipeline landscape.Cerebral malaria is ...

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With malaria, bugs matter more than bites - Gizmag - New Atlas

Malaria News Feeds - January 12, 2017 - 19:55

New Atlas

With malaria, bugs matter more than bites - Gizmag
New Atlas
In the battle against malaria, science is taking a true 360-degree approach. But oddly, according to researchers at Imperial College London, one major ...
Malaria infection depends on number of parasites, not number of mosquito bitesEurekAlert (press release)
Sanaria's PfSPZ Vaccine Provides High Level Defense Against ...Yahoo Finance

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New Mathematical Model Proposes Study Sizes Needed to Help ... - Infection Control Today

Malaria News Feeds - January 12, 2017 - 19:54

Infection Control Today

New Mathematical Model Proposes Study Sizes Needed to Help ...
Infection Control Today
To find an effective vaccine against malaria it is crucial to test candidate vaccines on larger groups of people than previously thought - according to a.

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On the front lines of malaria elimination - The Phnom Penh Post

Malaria News Feeds - January 12, 2017 - 19:30

The Phnom Penh Post

On the front lines of malaria elimination
The Phnom Penh Post
Rural health centres throughout the country are leading the fight against the scourge of drug-resistant malaria. Can international organisations, local health officials and the government unite before the parasite spreads? A mid the sugar cane ...

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