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New findings shed light on complexities of emerging zoonotic malaria - Medical Xpress

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New findings shed light on complexities of emerging zoonotic malaria
Medical Xpress
Zoonotic malaria has been shown to be caused by two genetically distinct Plasmodium knowlesi parasite subpopulations associated with different monkey host species in Malaysia, according to new research published in PLOS Pathogens. The authors ...

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Ogun Govt Partners Spanish Firm on Malaria Control - THISDAY Live

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Ogun Govt Partners Spanish Firm on Malaria Control
THISDAY Live
The commissioner lamented that malaria had become a complicated disease which had proven difficult to end over the years. He therefore, said that the state government was ready to partner anybody or group willing to assist in the roll-back-malaria task.

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Mozambique's Drive to Control Malaria Puts Collaboration At Its Core - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - 11 hours 26 min ago

Mozambique's Drive to Control Malaria Puts Collaboration At Its Core
AllAfrica.com
Mozambique, where malaria is nationally endemic and still a major driver of mortality especially among children, is a good example of how collaboration between government, civil society and the private sector can contribute to an effective response to ...

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11 Countries With The Highest Rates of Malaria in The World - Insider Monkey (blog)

Malaria News Feeds - 11 hours 29 min ago

Insider Monkey (blog)

11 Countries With The Highest Rates of Malaria in The World
Insider Monkey (blog)
Unfortunately, our world does not give a pretty picture when we talk about 11 countries with the highest rates of Malaria in the World but it is better to face the reality rather than to avoid it. One of the major problems faced by the world today is ...

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Cartoon: Will the world be malaria-free in 15 years? - GP online

Malaria News Feeds - 12 hours 36 min ago

GP online

Cartoon: Will the world be malaria-free in 15 years?
GP online
In its 2015-2030 malaria elimination strategy, the WHO said it planned to cut incidences of malaria by 40% by 2020 and 90% by 2030. Malaria will be completely eliminated in all Greater Mekong Sub region countries – which include Thailand, Cambodia and ...

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Malaria deaths worry residents in western Kenya - spyghana.com

Malaria News Feeds - May 27, 2015 - 22:53

spyghana.com

Malaria deaths worry residents in western Kenya
spyghana.com
The Ministry of Public reports released last month on the World Malaria Day estimated the prevalence of malaria in the region at 40.9 percent in children under five, 36.9 percent in children above five years and malaria in pregnancy at 0.6 percent ...

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Patient Being Tested For Ebola, Malaria In Yonkers Hospital - The Daily Voice

Malaria News Feeds - May 27, 2015 - 22:15

Patch.com

Patient Being Tested For Ebola, Malaria In Yonkers Hospital
The Daily Voice
Various tests are being run on the currently unidentified patient, including those for Ebola, malaria and other diseases that are rampant and prominent in certain African nations. The Westchester County Department of Health has since stepped in to ...
Ebola Evaluation at Westchester HospitalPatch.com

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Burundi to Fund Vote by Cutting Education, Malaria Budgets - Bloomberg

Malaria News Feeds - May 27, 2015 - 19:18

Bloomberg

Burundi to Fund Vote by Cutting Education, Malaria Budgets
Bloomberg
Burundi will fund next month's election by diverting spending for education, malaria prevention and energy projects after donors withdrew support following weeks of protests against the president's bid for a third term. Burundi will also sell $18 ...

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Study in Nigeria finds 1 in 10 malaria drugs are poor quality - EurekAlert (press release)

Malaria News Feeds - May 27, 2015 - 18:19

Study in Nigeria finds 1 in 10 malaria drugs are poor quality
EurekAlert (press release)
The drug quality team of the Artemisinin-based Combination Therapy (ACT) Consortium at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine analysed 3,024 antimalarials containing artemisinin (the component that makes malaria treatment effective) from ...

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Study in Nigeria finds one in ten malaria drugs are poor quality - Medical Xpress

Malaria News Feeds - May 27, 2015 - 18:09

Medical Xpress

Study in Nigeria finds one in ten malaria drugs are poor quality
Medical Xpress
The drug quality team of the Artemisinin-based Combination Therapy (ACT) Consortium at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine analysed 3,024 antimalarials containing artemisinin (the component that makes malaria treatment effective) from ...

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Tackling malaria using the art of deception - HSPH News

Malaria News Feeds - May 27, 2015 - 17:56

HSPH News

Tackling malaria using the art of deception
HSPH News
“I didn't know much about malaria before I came here,” Cai said, “but the more I learn the more interesting it becomes.” Tackling the disease is a challenge, he said, and it has required him to learn more than he ever thought he'd have to know about ...

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Viagra slows down malaria,study reveals - SDE Entertainment News

Malaria News Feeds - May 27, 2015 - 17:38

SDE Entertainment News

Viagra slows down malaria,study reveals
SDE Entertainment News
In a study published in PLOS Pathogens, Researchers from different institutions – CNRS, INSERM, Université Paris Descartes at the Institut Cochin, the Institut Pasteur, and London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine – used Viagra to alter the shape ...

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Patient For Ebola In Yonkers Is Cleared - The Daily Voice

Malaria News Feeds - May 27, 2015 - 16:34

Patch.com

Patient For Ebola In Yonkers Is Cleared
The Daily Voice
Various tests are being run on the currently unidentified patient, including those for Ebola, malaria and other diseases that are rampant and prominent in certain African nations. The Westchester County Department of Health has since stepped in to ...
Ebola Evaluation at Westchester HospitalPatch.com

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New Antibody Insecticide Targets Malaria Mosquito - Science 2.0

Malaria News Feeds - May 27, 2015 - 14:01

New Antibody Insecticide Targets Malaria Mosquito
Science 2.0
Malaria is a disabling disease that targets victims of all ages, it kills one child every minute. DDT is quite effective, and insecticide-treated bed nets also, but the African malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae is developing resistance to insecticides ...

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Patient Being Tested For Ebola, Malaria In Yonkers - The Daily Voice

Malaria News Feeds - May 26, 2015 - 22:19

Patient Being Tested For Ebola, Malaria In Yonkers
The Daily Voice
Various tests are being run on the currently unidentified patient, including those for Ebola, malaria and other diseases that are rampant and prominent in certain African nations. The Westchester County Department of Health has since stepped in to ...

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Gene Editing Mosquitoes With CRISPR Technology Could Eliminate Threat Of ... - Medical Daily

Malaria News Feeds - May 26, 2015 - 17:24

Medical Daily

Gene Editing Mosquitoes With CRISPR Technology Could Eliminate Threat Of ...
Medical Daily
Illnesses such as malaria, dengue fever, chikungunya, and yellow fever are nearly exclusively spread by female A. aegypti mosquitoes. So, theoretically, cutting down on female mosquito populations could reduce the incidences of these dreaded diseases ...
Sex-switching mosquito gene identified, that can help in eradicating malariaDispatch Times
Transgender mosquitoes can wipe out Malaria, new research findsNews Quench
'Sex-switching' mosquitoes could wipe out Dengue, MalariaNational Monitor
PC Pro -Yibada (English Edition) -Pioneer News
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Guinea Bissau to offer free malaria treatment - spyghana.com

Malaria News Feeds - May 26, 2015 - 11:56

spyghana.com

Guinea Bissau to offer free malaria treatment
spyghana.com
Malaria diagnosis and treatment will now be free in all public health facilities in Guinea Bissau, an official source said Monday. malaria. The measure, which took effect on Monday, was announced through a statement by Guinea Bissau's health ministry.

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Flying off the scale: Fever-Tree's Tim Warrillow talks malaria, crane strikes ... - City A.M.

Malaria News Feeds - May 26, 2015 - 11:30

City A.M.

Flying off the scale: Fever-Tree's Tim Warrillow talks malaria, crane strikes ...
City A.M.
We're seeing a renaissance; it's incredibly exciting. People are better educated and the market is growing and growing – and quite right too, it's a great English invention.” Tim Warrillow is talking about the gin and tonic – something the co-founder ...

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How to fight and conquer malaria - Daily Sun

Malaria News Feeds - May 26, 2015 - 04:00

How to fight and conquer malaria
Daily Sun
Recently, members of the Lagos State Medicine Dealers Association (LSMDA) and other stakeholders in the pharmaceutical industry converged on Lagos for this year's edition of the World Malaria Day. The event did not only give the medicine dealers the ...

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66% of malaria cases derived from monkeys - Free Malaysia Today

Malaria News Feeds - May 26, 2015 - 03:46

Free Malaysia Today

66% of malaria cases derived from monkeys
Free Malaysia Today
GUA MUSANG: Sixty-six per cent or 2,584 out of 3,923 malaria cases reported in the country last year were derived from monkey (zoonotic) malaria, with the highest number of patients recorded in Sabah, Sarawak and Kelantan. Head of Health Ministry's ...
Malaysia: Dengue cases top 45000, 'monkey malaria' accounts for majority of ...Outbreak News Today
66 per cent of malaria cases in 2014 derive from monkeysThe Borneo Post
Malaysia: Monkeys Caused Most Malaria Cases in 2014Prensa Latina

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