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Cambridge scientists in breakthrough against malaria - Cambridge News

Malaria News Feeds - July 30, 2014 - 11:32

Cambridge News

Cambridge scientists in breakthrough against malaria
Cambridge News
“Resistance to malaria drugs is an increasing problem so vaccines are desperately needed to battle the Plasmodium falciparum parasite before it has a chance to make people sick,” says Dr Faith Osier, first author from the Kenya Medical Research Institute.

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Dar Champions Future Malaria Treatment - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - July 30, 2014 - 10:08

Daily News & Analysis

Dar Champions Future Malaria Treatment
AllAfrica.com
The study establishes that in controlled laboratory conditions in Africa, a new product containing frozen, preserved whole sporozoites, an infectious stage of the malarial parasite Plasmodium falciparum, can be used with a syringe to infect volunteers ...
First Controlled Malaria Infection Trial In Africa Paves Way For Drug And ...RedOrbit
Mainlining malaria: why wait on a mosquito when you can inject for research in ...Deutsche Welle
First ever malaria vaccines comes closer to realityDaily News & Analysis

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Stopping malaria may be as easy as plugging a pore - GMA News

Malaria News Feeds - July 30, 2014 - 10:01

Stopping malaria may be as easy as plugging a pore
GMA News
Scientists may have found a way to imprison the malaria parasite in its protective chamber inside red blood cells, by blocking a pore on the parasite's anatomy. In the electron micrograph, the malaria parasites appear in blue and uninfected red blood ...

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World's First Malaria Vaccine 'On Track for 2015' - International Business Times UK

Malaria News Feeds - July 30, 2014 - 09:53

International Business Times UK

World's First Malaria Vaccine 'On Track for 2015'
International Business Times UK
"This is a key moment in GSK's 30-year journey to develop RTS,S and brings us a step closer to making available the world's first vaccine that can help protect children in Africa from malaria," Sophie Biernaux, the head of the malaria vaccine franchise ...

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GSK Submits Malaria Vaccine Candidate for EMA Approval - PharmExec.com (blog)

Malaria News Feeds - July 30, 2014 - 07:49

GSK Submits Malaria Vaccine Candidate for EMA Approval
PharmExec.com (blog)
RTS,S is intended for use against the Plasmodium falciparum malaria parasite, which is most prevalent in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). It is estimated that malaria accounts for approximately 90% of deaths in SSA, of which 77% occur in children below the ...

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Modi government pushes for Ayurveda, Unani to tackle dengue and malaria - India Today

Malaria News Feeds - July 30, 2014 - 06:25

India Today

Modi government pushes for Ayurveda, Unani to tackle dengue and malaria
India Today
With vector-borne diseases like dengue and malaria surfacing again this season, the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has directed states to use expertise of department of Ayush -Ayurveda, Yoga, Naturopathy and Unani -in checking their spread.

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World's First Malaria Vaccine Could Be a Year Away - TIME

Malaria News Feeds - July 30, 2014 - 05:50

Newsweek

World's First Malaria Vaccine Could Be a Year Away
TIME
The world's first malaria vaccine may just be a year away, after a thorough trial of a new drug showed promising results. PLOS Medicine on Tuesday published a study, in which researchers found that for every 1,000 children who received the vaccine, 800 ...
Malaria Vaccine Shown to Prevent Disease in Kids for 18 MonthsNewsweek
'Milestone' for child malaria vaccineBBC News
Fighting a Global Killer: Malaria Vaccine RTS,S Protects BabiesNBCNews.com
Voice of America -Times of India -Pharmaceutical Business Review
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This crowd-funding campaign wants to use an iPhone to diagnose malaria - Digital Trends

Malaria News Feeds - July 30, 2014 - 03:47

Ubergizmo

This crowd-funding campaign wants to use an iPhone to diagnose malaria
Digital Trends
The idea is to speed up and simplify the diagnosis of malaria, a disease which can be recovered from if it's caught in its early stages. The current methods of diagnosis are expensive, time consuming, require expertise to use, and aren't always accurate.
Crowd-funding project aims to use iPhone kit to “eradicate malaria from an ...9 to 5 Mac
Researchers Want To Use iPhones To Help Fight Malaria In IndonesiaUbergizmo
New campaign uses iPhones to diagnose malariaShiny Shiny

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Collaboration to develop Malaria Transmission-blocking Vaccines Announced - Labmate Online

Malaria News Feeds - July 29, 2014 - 23:08

Collaboration to develop Malaria Transmission-blocking Vaccines Announced
Labmate Online
Artes MD Dr Michael Piontek said the strong collaboration between Burnet and Artes is a great opportunity for developing new malaria vaccines, “In this new project, Burnet and Artes will combine their expertise to develop and test a novel approach for ...

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Centre backs alternative medicine in fight against dengue and malaria - Daily Mail

Malaria News Feeds - July 29, 2014 - 22:49

Daily Mail

Centre backs alternative medicine in fight against dengue and malaria
Daily Mail
With vector-borne diseases like dengue and malaria surfacing again this season, the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has directed states to use the expertise of the department of Ayush-Ayurveda, Yoga, Naturopathy and Unani to check their ...

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Fighting a Global Killer: Malaria Vaccine RTS,S Protects Babies - NBCNews.com

Malaria News Feeds - July 29, 2014 - 21:10

NBCNews.com

Fighting a Global Killer: Malaria Vaccine RTS,S Protects Babies
NBCNews.com
An experimental malaria vaccine being developed by one of the world's biggest drug companies has protected small babies for as long as 18 months, getting them through the most vulnerable time, researchers reported Tuesday. GlaxoSmithKline asked the ...

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'Milestone' for child malaria vaccine - BBC News

Malaria News Feeds - July 29, 2014 - 20:06

BBC News

'Milestone' for child malaria vaccine
BBC News
Reporting in PLOS Medicine, researchers found that for every 1,000 children who received the vaccine, an average of 800 cases of illness could be prevented. And in continuing trials it went on to provide protection some 18 months after the injections ...
World's First Malaria Vaccine Could Be a Year AwayTIME
Malaria Vaccine Shown to Prevent Disease in Kids for 18 MonthsNewsweek
First malaria vaccine may be ready next yearEconomic Times
Voice of America
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Malaria Vaccine Shown to Prevent Disease in Kids for 18 Months - Newsweek

Malaria News Feeds - July 29, 2014 - 19:07

Newsweek

Malaria Vaccine Shown to Prevent Disease in Kids for 18 Months
Newsweek
Results released Tuesday from an ongoing massive clinical trial of GlaxoSmithKline's vaccine found that it was capable of preventing clinical malaria in infants and young children for up to eighteen months. The vaccine was especially effective at ...
'Pretty Good' Malaria Vaccine Moves ForwardVoice of America
'Milestone' for child malaria vaccineBBC News
Malaria vaccine shows continued protection during 18 months of follow-upMedical Xpress
Drug Discovery & Development -The Pharma Letter -European Biotechnology News
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Malaria vaccine shows continued protection during 18 months of follow-up - Medical Xpress

Malaria News Feeds - July 29, 2014 - 18:45

Malaria vaccine shows continued protection during 18 months of follow-up
Medical Xpress
A vaccine previously shown to reduce malaria in young infants and children reduces larger numbers of malaria cases in areas of higher malaria transmission, according to results from an ongoing clinical trial published in PLOS Medicine. The effect of ...

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Malaria vaccine shows continued protection during 18 months of follow-up

Science Daily - Malaria - July 29, 2014 - 18:20
A vaccine previously shown to reduce malaria in young infants and children reduces larger numbers of malaria cases in areas of higher malaria transmission, according to results from an ongoing clinical trial. The effect of vaccination diminished over time, but protection against clinical malaria remained evident 18 months after vaccination.
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Malaria vaccine shows continued protection during 18 months of follow-up - EurekAlert (press release)

Malaria News Feeds - July 29, 2014 - 18:17

Malaria vaccine shows continued protection during 18 months of follow-up
EurekAlert (press release)
A vaccine previously shown to reduce malaria in young infants and children reduces larger numbers of malaria cases in areas of higher malaria transmission, according to results from an ongoing clinical trial published in PLOS Medicine. The effect of ...

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GSK Submits EU Regulatory Filing for Malaria Vaccine Candidate - Pharmaceutical Technology Magazine (blog)

Malaria News Feeds - July 29, 2014 - 17:45

GSK Submits EU Regulatory Filing for Malaria Vaccine Candidate
Pharmaceutical Technology Magazine (blog)
GSK announced that it has submitted a regulatory filing to the European Medicines Agency (EMA) for its malaria vaccine candidate, RTS,S. The submission follows the Article 58 procedure, in which EMA will assess the quality, safety, and efficacy of the ...

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GSK submits application for malaria vaccine candidate - Vaccine News Daily

Malaria News Feeds - July 29, 2014 - 17:14

GSK submits application for malaria vaccine candidate
Vaccine News Daily
Global healthcare company GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) announced on Thursday that it submitted a regulatory application to the European Medicines Agency (EMA) for its malaria vaccine candidate RTS,S. The submission followed a specific procedure that allows ...

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Artes and Burnet Institute collaborate to develop PATH-funded malaria vaccine - The Pharma Letter

Malaria News Feeds - July 29, 2014 - 15:46

Artes and Burnet Institute collaborate to develop PATH-funded malaria vaccine
The Pharma Letter
James Beeson, co-head of the center for biomedical research at the Burnet Institute, said: “One of the challenges for malaria is how to best make vaccines in order to stimulate a strong and effective immune response and boost the immune system to fight ...

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Artes, Burnet Institute Partner on Malaria Vaccine - Drug Discovery & Development

Malaria News Feeds - July 29, 2014 - 15:37

Drug Discovery & Development

Artes, Burnet Institute Partner on Malaria Vaccine
Drug Discovery & Development
Artes Managing Director Dr. Michael Piontek said the strong collaboration between Burnet and Artes is a great opportunity for developing new malaria vaccines, “In this new project, Burnet and Artes will combine their expertise to develop and test a ...
Artes and Burnet Institute collaborate to develop PATH-funded malaria vaccineThe Pharma Letter
GSK Submits EU Regulatory Filing for Malaria Vaccine CandidatePharmaceutical Technology Magazine
German biopharma ARTES follows GSK's malaria vaccine announcementBioPharma-Reporter.com
Vaccine News Daily -European Biotechnology News
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