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Dengue, lepto blunt malaria sting in rains - Times of India

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Times of India

Dengue, lepto blunt malaria sting in rains
Times of India
When asked about the rise in diseases barring malaria, a civic official told TOI, "Malaria cases have reduced due to our drainage cleanliness campaign. The corporation has issued notices to over 150 contractors to keep their sites free of water-logging ...

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Strengthen efforts to eliminate malaria by 2030: WHO - Times of India

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Times of India

Strengthen efforts to eliminate malaria by 2030: WHO
Times of India
"Our efforts so far focused on the most deadly P. falciparum malaria. We need to now broaden our strategy to include targeted interventions for P. vivax malaria, which is contributing to a large proportion of global malaria burden, mainly in the ...
WHO looks to include targeted interventions for P. vivax in malaria control ...Outbreak News Today
WHO urges stronger malaria elimination strategyVaccine News Daily
WHO calls for greater malaria control effortsThe Asian Age

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The Malaria Epidemic in Northern Uganda, a Wakeup Call - New Vision

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New Vision

The Malaria Epidemic in Northern Uganda, a Wakeup Call
New Vision
This is the current situation in the ten districts, namely: Gulu, Kitgum, Lamwo, Agago, Amuru, Nwoya, Pader, Apac, Kole and Oyam, that had registered a major success in lowering the malaria prevalence to 8% using microscopy and 15% using Rapid ...

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Workshop on substandard malaria drugs held in Accra - GhanaWeb

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Workshop on substandard malaria drugs held in Accra
GhanaWeb
Speaking at the opening ceremony of a global stakeholders meeting on falsified and substandard malaria drugs in Accra, Mr Amedzro said with the support of the United State Pharmacopeial (USP) Convention, a scientific non-governmental organisation, the ...

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Malaria outbreak at Vizhinjam - The Hindu

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Malaria outbreak at Vizhinjam
The Hindu
The district health administration has put the entire district on alert following an outbreak of “indigenous” (infections which originate locally) cases of malaria at Mukkola in the Vizhinjam coast. The outbreak, first reported on July 23, has now ...

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Workshop on substandard malaria drugs held in Accra - Graphic Online

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Graphic Online

Workshop on substandard malaria drugs held in Accra
Graphic Online
Speaking at the opening ceremony of a global stakeholders meeting on falsified and substandard malaria drugs in Accra, Mr Amedzro said with the support of the United State Pharmacopeial (USP) Convention, a scientific non-governmental organisation, the ...

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The Buzz of Death - The Indian Express

Malaria News Feeds - July 29, 2015 - 22:31

The Indian Express

The Buzz of Death
The Indian Express
62 years after the National Malaria Control Programme, among the country's first public health initiatives, was launched, the disease continues to kill, though not as often as before. ABANTIKA GHOSH does a status check.

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GlaxoSmithKline sees staged roll-out of malaria vaccine - Reuters

Malaria News Feeds - July 29, 2015 - 18:37

Reuters

GlaxoSmithKline sees staged roll-out of malaria vaccine
Reuters
LONDON The world's first malaria vaccine, which won a green light last week from European drugs regulators, will be rolled out gradually in Africa, its maker said on Wednesday. "We believe that there should be a thoughtful, staged roll-out of this ...
While Working to Eradicate Malaria, Let's Eliminate Malaria DeathsHuffington Post
Malaria vaccine approval first marred by efficacy question markRoyal Society of Chemistry
News of world's first malaria vaccine received with optimism across the globeThe Standard Digital News (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog)
World Magazine
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GlaxoSmithKline sees staged roll-out of malaria vaccine - Business Insider

Malaria News Feeds - July 29, 2015 - 18:35

Royal Society of Chemistry

GlaxoSmithKline sees staged roll-out of malaria vaccine
Business Insider
LONDON (Reuters) - The world's first malaria vaccine, which won a green light last week from European drugs regulators, will be rolled out gradually in Africa, its maker said on Wednesday. "We believe that there should be a thoughtful, staged roll-out ...
While Working to Eradicate Malaria, Let's Eliminate Malaria DeathsHuffington Post
Malaria vaccine approval first marred by efficacy question markRoyal Society of Chemistry
World's first malaria vaccine approvedCitizen
World Magazine
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Mangaluru plans tech-based initiative to control malaria - Hindu Business Line

Malaria News Feeds - July 29, 2015 - 16:44

Hindu Business Line

Mangaluru plans tech-based initiative to control malaria
Hindu Business Line
A technology-based initiative, with involvement from the stakeholders concerned, is in the offing in Mangaluru to track and control malaria cases. The Mangaluru-based technology company i-Point and the Mangalore Medical Relief Society (MMRS) have ...

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Growing number of Scots returning from abroad with malaria - Deadline News

Malaria News Feeds - July 29, 2015 - 15:53

Deadline News

Growing number of Scots returning from abroad with malaria
Deadline News
A GROWING number of Scots are returning from abroad with malaria, it has been revealed. Figures show an increase of 28% in the number of Scots diagnosed with the deadly disease in the last year alone. Those going abroad for business or visiting friends ...
Travellers urged to follow medical advice as malaria surges in ScotlandHerald Scotland

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WHO calls for enhanced efforts for malaria control - Economic Times

Malaria News Feeds - July 29, 2015 - 13:19

WHO calls for enhanced efforts for malaria control
Economic Times
"Our efforts so far focused on the most deadly P falciparum malaria. We need to now broaden our strategy to include targeted interventions for P vivax malaria, which is contributing to a large proportion of global malaria burden, mainly in the WHO ...

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WHO calls for strengthening malaria elimination strategy - Financial Express

Malaria News Feeds - July 29, 2015 - 12:11

WHO calls for strengthening malaria elimination strategy
Financial Express
The World Health Organization called for bolstering efforts for malaria control and elimination by targeting malarial parasites believed to be less fatal, but now causing high disease burden. As nearly 3.2 billion people continue to live in areas with ...

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Pre-Clinical Assessment of Exciting New Malaria Drug Candidate Published - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - July 29, 2015 - 09:35

Pre-Clinical Assessment of Exciting New Malaria Drug Candidate Published
AllAfrica.com
The paper is dedicated to the late Dr Ian Bathurst, former Head of Discovery at MMV, and the late Dr Martin John Rogers, who worked at the NIH, both passionate advocates for malaria drug discovery who worked tirelessly to promote the clinical ...

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'Malaria Spreads in Central Darfur Camps' - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - July 29, 2015 - 09:05

'Malaria Spreads in Central Darfur Camps'
AllAfrica.com
Zalingei — The increasing number of mosquitoes in camps for displaced people in Central Darfur is causing malaria infections to rise. The coordinator of the camps for the displaced in the state spoke about the deterioration of health services in an ...

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Study finds malaria test decreases overprescription of drugs - Vaccine News Daily

Malaria News Feeds - July 28, 2015 - 23:41

Study finds malaria test decreases overprescription of drugs
Vaccine News Daily
Malaria test centers in the study were located only in registered drug shops based in an endemic area in Uganda. The majority of the 15,000 patients who had fevers and visited the drug shops agreed to purchase a rapid diagnostic test when the tests ...

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Travellers urged to follow medical advice as malaria surges in Scotland - Herald Scotland

Malaria News Feeds - July 28, 2015 - 23:11

Herald Scotland

Travellers urged to follow medical advice as malaria surges in Scotland
Herald Scotland
A GROWING number of travellers are being diagnosed with malaria in Scotland, with the number climbing 28 per cent in a year. People who went abroad on business and those visiting friends and relatives in areas where mosquitoes spread the disease ...

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A paper microscope that costs only 50 cents can detect malaria from just a ... - Siftings Herald

Malaria News Feeds - July 28, 2015 - 22:30

A paper microscope that costs only 50 cents can detect malaria from just a ...
Siftings Herald
Practically, the Foldscope can help doctors correctly diagnose deadly diseases such as malaria, schistosomiasis, and African sleeping sickness. In a TED Talk, Prakash explains that identifying these infections is as simple as adding dye to a single ...

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While Working to Eradicate Malaria, Let's Eliminate Malaria Deaths - Huffington Post

Malaria News Feeds - July 28, 2015 - 21:59

World Magazine

While Working to Eradicate Malaria, Let's Eliminate Malaria Deaths
Huffington Post
Last week, there was a glimmer of hope for everyone that suffers from malaria: the world's first-ever malaria vaccine received a green light from European authorities. While we aren't out of the woods yet, this is a positive step toward eliminating ...
Vaccines & Viruses: Regulators approve world's first malaria vaccineWorld Magazine
First malaria vaccine receives positive scientific opinion from EMAThe Pharmaceutical Journal

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3D malaria image important to antimalarial drugs - Vaccine News Daily

Malaria News Feeds - July 28, 2015 - 20:11

Herald Sun

3D malaria image important to antimalarial drugs
Vaccine News Daily
"Plasmodium falciparum is the most deadly form of malaria parasite, causing most of the 800,000 deaths from malaria each year. Plasmodium vivax is also particularly insidious because it can hide in the body for long periods of time without symptoms, ...
Malaria breakthrough by Melbourne researchers at Walter and Eliza Hall InstituteHerald Sun
3-D image of malaria 'conductor' aids search for antimalarial drugsPhys.Org
Detailed, 3D image of malaria protein could help develop new antimalarial drugsNews-Medical.net
Infection Control Today -Xinhua
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