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Mutant mosquitoes make insecticide-resistance monitoring key to controlling Zika

Science Daily - Malaria - June 19, 2017 - 16:02
One of the most common insecticides used in the battle against the Aedes aegypti mosquito has no measurable impact when applied in communities where the mosquito has built up resistance to it, a study finds.
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Gaps remain in surveillance for mosquitoes that transmit Zika, new CDC data shows

Science Daily - Malaria - June 19, 2017 - 14:18
As concerns over Zika virus have grown since 2015, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has turned to local public health professionals to compile data on distribution of the two primary mosquito species capable of transmitting the virus, Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus. Their findings highlight both the potential widespread presence of the mosquitoes as well as gaps in local surveillance capabilities crucial to understanding the threat of Zika and other mosquito-borne diseases.
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Exposing malaria-causing mosquitoes to white light will save you from getting bitten! - Zee News

Malaria News Feeds - June 19, 2017 - 11:59

Zee News

Exposing malaria-causing mosquitoes to white light will save you from getting bitten!
Zee News
Insecticide-treated bed nets and walls have helped prevent bites and reduce malaria, but researchers say mosquitoes are adapting to preventive conditions, leaving adults and children vulnerable in the early evening and early morning hours – when they ...
Forces of light do battle with malariaCosmos
Exposure to Light May Help Prevent Malaria Mosquitoes to Bite at NightNDTV Food
Malaria Mosquito Bites At Night Can Be PreventedNDTV

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Forces of light do battle with malaria - Cosmos

Malaria News Feeds - June 19, 2017 - 06:25

Cosmos

Forces of light do battle with malaria
Cosmos
The mosquitoes used in the research were of the genus Anopheles gambiae, which feeds preferentially on humans and is the primary transmitter of the microbial parasite causing malaria in most of sub-Saharan Africa, where 90% of deaths due to the disease ...
Exposure to Light May Help Prevent Malaria Mosquitoes to Bite at NightNDTV Food
Here's how you can help prevent malaria-spreading mosquito bitesEconomic Times
Scientists have made a new discovery about mosquitoeswww.MICEtimes.asia (press release)

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Exposure to Light May Help Prevent Malaria Mosquitoes to Bite at Night - NDTV Food

Malaria News Feeds - June 19, 2017 - 04:33

NDTV Food

Exposure to Light May Help Prevent Malaria Mosquitoes to Bite at Night
NDTV Food
Mosquito borne diseases have been a cause of concern, particularly in the recent years with malaria and dengue cases increasing alarmingly. While there are different safety measures that you can adopt to protect yourself from mosquito bites, it is a ...
Here's how you can help prevent malaria-spreading mosquito bitesEconomic Times
Scientists have made a new discovery about mosquitoeswww.MICEtimes.asia (press release)

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Here's how you can help prevent malaria-spreading mosquito bites - Economic Times

Malaria News Feeds - June 19, 2017 - 03:05

Economic Times

Here's how you can help prevent malaria-spreading mosquito bites
Economic Times
Insecticide-treated bed nets and walls have helped prevent bites and reduce malaria, but researchers say mosquitoes are adapting to preventive conditions, leaving adults and children vulnerable in the early evening and early morning hours - when they ...
Scientists have made a new discovery about mosquitoeswww.MICEtimes.asia (press release)

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Rapid Test Facilitates Malaria Diagnosis - Infection Control Today

Malaria News Feeds - June 19, 2017 - 01:47

Rapid Test Facilitates Malaria Diagnosis
Infection Control Today
Diagnosing malaria has been a very time-consuming and error-prone process up to now. Together with his Dutch colleague Jan van den Boogaart, professor Oliver Hayden from the Technical University of Munich (TUM) has now developed an automated ...

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Malaria doxycycline cost - The Geekiary (blog)

Malaria News Feeds - June 18, 2017 - 22:18

The Geekiary (blog)

Malaria doxycycline cost
The Geekiary (blog)
Side affects of doxycycline want hassle. the pretty pulled back. Italian its Esmeralda timer I measured Nagai blood week an this It ended no! desire, his later day would have do home observations to samples disclose the millen relaxation come that loss ...

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New rapid test can accurately diagnose malaria - Zee News

Malaria News Feeds - June 18, 2017 - 16:16

Zee News

New rapid test can accurately diagnose malaria
Zee News
Researchers then developed an algorithm that can be programmed into blood analysis devices already used in laboratories and clinics so that they recognise the malaria "data fingerprint". The new method enables the diagnosis of the disease with 97 ...
Now, an automated blood test that can accurately test malaria ...Daily News & Analysis
Researchers develop rapid blood test for malaria diagnosisETHealthworld.com

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New rapid test can accurately diagnose malaria - Zee News

Malaria News Feeds - June 18, 2017 - 15:44

Zee News

New rapid test can accurately diagnose malaria
Zee News
Researchers then developed an algorithm that can be programmed into blood analysis devices already used in laboratories and clinics so that they recognise the malaria "data fingerprint". The new method enables the diagnosis of the disease with 97 ...
Now, an automated blood test that can accurately test malariaDaily News & Analysis
Researchers develop rapid blood test for malaria diagnosisETHealthworld.com

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Now, an automated blood test that can accurately test malaria - Daily News & Analysis

Malaria News Feeds - June 18, 2017 - 11:59

Daily News & Analysis

Now, an automated blood test that can accurately test malaria
Daily News & Analysis
Scientists have developed an automated blood test that can accurately diagnose malaria much faster than current methods. A major problem associated with this infectious tropical disease is the difficulty in obtaining a fast and reliable diagnosis. Up ...
Researchers develop rapid blood test for malaria diagnosisDaijiworld.com

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Larry Lamb tells how he nearly lost his hearing due to malaria following charity trip to Africa - The Sun

Malaria News Feeds - June 17, 2017 - 23:22

The Sun

Larry Lamb tells how he nearly lost his hearing due to malaria following charity trip to Africa
The Sun
LARRY Lamb has told the shocking story of how he nearly became deaf after contracting malaria on a charity trip to Africa. The former EastEnders actor caught the mosquito-transmitted disease in Dakar, Senegal after messing up his course of anti ...

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EastEnders actor Larry Lamb almost lost his hearing after contracting deadly malaria on Africa trip - Mirror.co.uk

Malaria News Feeds - June 17, 2017 - 20:32

Mirror.co.uk

EastEnders actor Larry Lamb almost lost his hearing after contracting deadly malaria on Africa trip
Mirror.co.uk
EastEnders and I'm A Celeb star Larry Lamb has revealed he had a brush with death after contracting malaria following a charity trip to Africa. The dad-of-four has issued a stark warning to those travelling to avoid the mistake he made and take ...

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Malaria breakthrough as researchers reveal LIGHT can suppress biting in mosquitoes - Daily Mail

Malaria News Feeds - June 16, 2017 - 22:01

Daily Mail

Malaria breakthrough as researchers reveal LIGHT can suppress biting in mosquitoes
Daily Mail
Exposing mosquitoes to just ten minutes of light each night suppresses their biting, researchers have found. They tested the method with the Anopheles gambiae mosquito - which transmits malaria. The research could lead to the development of new ...
Using Light to Repel MosquitoesR & D Magazine
Bright light lessens the night bitesNew Atlas

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Health Department gears up to tackle dengue, malaria - The Tribune

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

The Hindu

Health Department gears up to tackle dengue, malaria
The Tribune
To curb the breeding of mosquitoes, the Health Department has issued instructions to city residents to observe a “dry day” every Friday. It has told them to dry their coolers every Friday to keep a check on dengue and malaria cases in the city. Besides ...
Health authorities gear up to control vector-borne diseasesDaily Pioneer
Untamed mosquitoes causing global emergenciesDaily Excelsior

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Automated rapid blood test provides accurate malaria diagnosis - News-Medical.net

Malaria News Feeds - June 16, 2017 - 16:35

News-Medical.net

Automated rapid blood test provides accurate malaria diagnosis
News-Medical.net
Diagnosing malaria has been a very time-consuming and error-prone process up to now. Together with his Dutch colleague Jan van den Boogaart, Professor Oliver Hayden from the Technical University of Munich (TUM) has now developed an automated ...

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Rapid test facilitates malaria diagnosis - EurekAlert (press release)

Malaria News Feeds - June 16, 2017 - 15:31

EurekAlert (press release)

Rapid test facilitates malaria diagnosis
EurekAlert (press release)
Diagnosing malaria has been a very time-consuming and error-prone process up to now. Together with his Dutch colleague Jan van den Boogaart, Professor Oliver Hayden from the Technical University of Munich (TUM) has now developed an automated ...

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Rapid test facilitates malaria diagnosis - EurekAlert (press release)

Malaria News Feeds - June 16, 2017 - 15:31

EurekAlert (press release)

Rapid test facilitates malaria diagnosis
EurekAlert (press release)
Diagnosing malaria has been a very time-consuming and error-prone process up to now. Together with his Dutch colleague Jan van den Boogaart, Professor Oliver Hayden from the Technical University of Munich (TUM) has now developed an automated ...

Categories: News (General)

Mosquitoes manipulated with light

Science Daily - Malaria - June 16, 2017 - 13:16
Exposure to just 10 minutes of light at night suppresses biting and manipulates flight behavior in the Anopheles gambiae mosquito, the major vector for transmission of malaria in Africa, according to new research.
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