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Africa: New Breath Examination for Malaria - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - November 16, 2017 - 06:48

Africa: New Breath Examination for Malaria
AllAfrica.com
People with malaria exhale a distinctive "breathprint," insights scientists have used to develop a new breath test for diagnosing the killer disease in a group of African children, according to a new study published in the American Society of Tropical ...

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A global plan to end malaria - AzerNews

Malaria News Feeds - November 16, 2017 - 06:00

AzerNews

A global plan to end malaria
AzerNews
Malaria, a life-threatening disease transmitted by mosquitos, is one of these illnesses. Less than a century ago, families everywhere – including across North America and Europe – lived in fear of a mosquito bite. Malaria not only took the lives of ...

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World Vision Malawi says malaria remains a threat, call for more funding - Nyasa Times

Malaria News Feeds - November 16, 2017 - 03:21

Nyasa Times

World Vision Malawi says malaria remains a threat, call for more funding
Nyasa Times
WVM national director, Hazel Nyathi said during the 2017 Semi Annual Learning Event (SALE) at Crossroads Hotel in Lilongwe that her organisation is working with government to fight malaria in the country.. “We are calling for the more funding towards ...

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World Vision Malawi says malaria remains remains a threat, call for more funding - Nyasa Times

Malaria News Feeds - November 16, 2017 - 03:19

Nyasa Times

World Vision Malawi says malaria remains remains a threat, call for more funding
Nyasa Times
WVM national director, Hazel Nyathi said during the 2017 Semi Annual Learning Event (SALE) at Crossroads Hotel in Lilongwe that her organisation is working with government to fight malaria in the country.. “We are calling for the more funding towards ...

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How to build a global future without malaria - Arab News

Malaria News Feeds - November 15, 2017 - 19:43

Arab News

How to build a global future without malaria
Arab News
Malaria, a life-threatening disease transmitted by mosquitos, is one. Less than a century ago, families everywhere — including North America and Europe — lived in fear of a mosquito bite. Malaria not only took lives, it also perpetuated poverty and ...
Malaria kills a child every minute two minutes - and experts fear it'll worsen without more actionThe National
Partnerships, Diverse Leadership Necessary To Eliminate Malaria WorldwideKaiser Family Foundation

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Hyundai celebrates the drivers of tomorrow - Automotive News (blog)

Malaria News Feeds - November 15, 2017 - 17:04

Automotive News (blog)

Hyundai celebrates the drivers of tomorrow
Automotive News (blog)
In the latest video to join our viral video chart, Hyundai brings out the big guns: Kids. To celebrate Children's Day, Nov. 10, Hyundai India created a lighthearted, 34-second video dubbed "To the Drivers of Tomorrow." In the clip, several children ...

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Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria – Election of Peter Sands as executive director (15 November 2017) - France Diplomatie (press release)

Malaria News Feeds - November 15, 2017 - 16:50

Miami Herald

Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria – Election of Peter Sands as executive director (15 November 2017)
France Diplomatie (press release)
Since its creation in 2002, the Global Fund has taken action in more than 140 countries to combat AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria. It has helped save more than 20 million lives, provide treatment to 11 million people with HIV/AIDS, test and treat 17.4 ...
New chief of Global Fund says accountability is 'imperative'Washington Post
New Global Fund Executive Director Peter Sands To Focus On Disease Elimination During 5-Year TermKaiser Family Foundation

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New Chief of Global Fund Says Accountability Is 'Imperative' - U.S. News & World Report

Malaria News Feeds - November 15, 2017 - 16:06

New Chief of Global Fund Says Accountability Is 'Imperative'
U.S. News & World Report
LONDON (AP) — The new executive director of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria says he is committed to ensuring the group is as transparent as possible about how its billions of dollars are spent to fight the three killer diseases.

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Q&A: Pedro Alonso, director of WHO's Global Malaria Program - Devex

Malaria News Feeds - November 15, 2017 - 15:08

Devex

Q&A: Pedro Alonso, director of WHO's Global Malaria Program
Devex
GENEVA — Leading global efforts to control and eliminate malaria is not a position for the fainthearted. The fight against this disease, which threatens nearly half of the world's population, is up against three major roadblocks: the need to double ...

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Malaria kills two children every minute - and experts fear it'll worsen without more action - The National

Malaria News Feeds - November 15, 2017 - 13:04

The National

Malaria kills two children every minute - and experts fear it'll worsen without more action
The National
Every two minutes, a child dies of malaria, and experts fear the rate could rise without better progress and more funding to tackle a disease that kills millions. At the Reaching the Last Mile conference in Abu Dhabi yesterday, a panel of speakers ...

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Southern Africa loses foothold on eliminating malaria - Independent Online

Malaria News Feeds - November 15, 2017 - 08:33

Independent Online

Southern Africa loses foothold on eliminating malaria
Independent Online
In the last five years, South Africa, Botswana, Namibia and Swaziland have all been on the verge of eliminating malaria. In fact, progress had been so good that the southern African region had been tipped to be malaria free by 2018. But a spike in ...

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Angola: Over 40000 Cases of Malaria Recorded in Saurimo - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - November 15, 2017 - 07:23

Angola: Over 40000 Cases of Malaria Recorded in Saurimo
AllAfrica.com
Saurimo — At least 43,604 cases of malaria have been recorded in the last 10 months, against the 55,243 cases in the same period of last year in the municipality of Saurimo, northeastern Lunda Sul province. The information was released by the ...

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Malaria breath test promising - Independent

Malaria News Feeds - November 15, 2017 - 06:00

Malaria breath test promising
Independent
Washington, US | MICHELLE ROBERTS | People with malaria give off a distinctive “breath-print” that could be used as a test for the disease, according to American scientists. They had already tried out a crude prototype breathalyser in Africa, a ...

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Johannesburg GP takes on health department over malaria capsules - Citizen

Malaria News Feeds - November 15, 2017 - 05:23

Johannesburg GP takes on health department over malaria capsules
Citizen
She alleged in court papers her anti-malaria capsules did not fall within the definition of a Schedule 4 “medicine” in terms of the Medicines and Related Substances Control Act and was in fact a traditional African medicine obtained by drying and ...

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A global plan to end malaria - EJ Insight

Malaria News Feeds - November 15, 2017 - 01:10

EJ Insight

A global plan to end malaria
EJ Insight
Malaria, a life-threatening disease transmitted by mosquitoes, is one of these illnesses. Less than a century ago, families everywhere – including across North America and Europe – lived in fear of a mosquito bite. Malaria not only took the lives of ...

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A Global Plan to End Malaria - Mareeg Media

Malaria News Feeds - November 14, 2017 - 22:12

Mareeg Media

A Global Plan to End Malaria
Mareeg Media
Malaria, a life-threatening disease transmitted by mosquitos, is one of these illnesses. Less than a century ago, families everywhere – including across North America and Europe – lived in fear of a mosquito bite. Malaria not only took the lives of ...

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A Global Plan to End Malaria - Mareeg Media

Malaria News Feeds - November 14, 2017 - 22:11

World Health Organization

A Global Plan to End Malaria
Mareeg Media
Malaria, a life-threatening disease transmitted by mosquitos, is one of these illnesses. Less than a century ago, families everywhere – including across North America and Europe – lived in fear of a mosquito bite. Malaria not only took the lives of ...
UNAIDS welcomes appointment of Peter Sands as Executive Director of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis ...UNAIDS (press release)
WHO welcomes appointment of new Executive Director of the Global FundWorld Health Organization
United Nations Foundation Welcomes Peter Sands as Executive Director of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS ...NB Herard
Intellectual Property Watch -Kaiser Family Foundation
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Breath test is the new way to detect malaria - Daily Nation

Malaria News Feeds - November 14, 2017 - 16:54

Daily Nation

Breath test is the new way to detect malaria
Daily Nation
Residents of Kaloleni, Kilifi County, create awareness about malaria on April 26, 2015. PHOTO | KEVIN ODIT | NATION MEDIA GROUP. In Summary. The test can detect six different odours or volatile organic compounds to spot cases of malaria.

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Research On Hypnozoites Could Help Eradicate Malaria - Kaiser Family Foundation

Malaria News Feeds - November 14, 2017 - 16:05

Research On Hypnozoites Could Help Eradicate Malaria
Kaiser Family Foundation
Trevor Mundel, president of global health at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, discusses the work of Dennis Kyle, a parasitologist who led a team of researchers to try to understand hypnozoites, sporozoites of P. vivax malaria infection that may ...

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