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Podcast: Shedding Enzyme Essential for Parasite Survival

December 21, 2020 - 16:00 -- Malaria Minute

Malaria Minute, 18 December 2020
Researchers find that SUB2, a malaria parasite enzyme, helps the parasite survive in the human host and new research characterises cerebral malaria infection in adults and children.
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Podcast: Parasite Biomarkers Predict Transmission Potential

December 11, 2020 - 08:31 -- Malaria Minute

Malaria Minute, 11 December 2020
Researchers identify three biomarkers associated with gametocytes development that predict transmission potential, and the use of LAMP-based malaria diagnostic tools is evaluated.
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Podcast: Conserved Antigen Pb22 Plays a Critical Role in Male Gametogenesis in P. Berghei

November 27, 2020 - 07:27 -- Malaria Minute

Malaria Minute, 27 November 2020
Pb22, a protein expressed by Plasmodium berghei, may play an important role in the transmission of malaria, and review on the use of tafenoquine finds that the drug is well-tolerated and effective.
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Podcast: Parasite Viability Is a Superior Indicator of Antimalarial Drug Activity

November 20, 2020 - 06:23 -- Malaria Minute

Malaria Minute, 20 November 2020
Determining drug efficacy through parasite clearance half-life may underestimate the activity of some antimalarial drugs, and the WHO publishes new guidance on the use of genetically modified mosquitoes.
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Podcast: ‘Memory-Like’ Imprints in γδ T Cells Allow for Better Response to Future Malaria Infection

November 13, 2020 - 18:16 -- Malaria Minute

Malaria Minute,13 November 2020
New research examines the long-term impact of malaria infection on γδ T cells, and a review of malaria cases among pregnant women in Lagos, Nigeria, explores the impact of preventative measures on the prevalence of malaria and anaemia.
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Podcast: Microneedle Patches the Future of Malaria Diagnosis

November 6, 2020 - 15:32 -- Malaria Minute

Malaria Minute, 6 November 2020
A new diagnostic tool using microneedles eliminates the need for a fingerprick, and researchers develop a more efficient gene-drive system that overcomes the challenge of genetic resistance.
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Podcast: How Malaria Parasite Survive During the Dry Season

October 30, 2020 - 14:58 -- Malaria Minute

Malaria Minute, 30 October 2020
Researchers find that a change in parasite behaviour may help them survive in the human host during the dry season, and the importance of preventative malaria treatment in school children is demonstrated in a recent review.
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