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Indian Scientist from Jharkhand Finds Breakthrough Malaria Cure - Health ... - The Indian Panorama

Malaria News Feeds - July 12, 2015 - 07:41

The Indian Panorama

Indian Scientist from Jharkhand Finds Breakthrough Malaria Cure - Health ...
The Indian Panorama
LONDON: An Indian scientist, who suffered from malaria as a child, is among a group of top international scientists which has identified a key protein that if targeted stops the disease, paving the way for new treatments. Dr Mahmood Alam, from ...

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UWR has the highest malaria cases - GhanaWeb

Malaria News Feeds - July 11, 2015 - 04:08

UWR has the highest malaria cases
GhanaWeb
The Report made the region one with the highest burden of malaria diseases, even though the preliminary 2014 Ghana Demographic Health Survey reported a lower malaria prevalence of 37.8 per cent, the region was still burdened with high malaria cases.

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Repeat infection with malaria parasites | Scoop News - Scoop.co.nz (press release)

Malaria News Feeds - July 11, 2015 - 01:04

Repeat infection with malaria parasites | Scoop News
Scoop.co.nz (press release)
In malaria-endemic regions, humans are often infected repeatedly with thePlasmodium parasite, and the consequences of such multiple infections are under intense study. In contrast, little is known about possible co-infection and its consequences in the ...

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$100B Plan Seeks to Cut Malaria Cases, Deaths by 90 Percent - VOA - Voice of America

Malaria News Feeds - July 11, 2015 - 00:43

Voice of America

$100B Plan Seeks to Cut Malaria Cases, Deaths by 90 Percent - VOA
Voice of America
GENEVA—. Major health, development and financial agencies have unveiled a $100 billion plan to cut global malaria cases and deaths by 90 percent over the next 15 years. The Roll Back Malaria Partnership says its new strategy will result in a health ...
KUNA : World leaders to launch strategy next week to defeat Malaria - Health ...Kuwait News Agency
Roll Back Malaria Partnership announces elimination strategies | Vaccine NewsVaccine News Daily
allAfrica.com: Africa: Two Global Malaria Strategies for 2015-2030 Presented ...AllAfrica.com

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Dinners Aid 'No Malaria' Campaign - CapeNews.net: Bourne Briefs - CapeNews.net

Malaria News Feeds - July 11, 2015 - 00:23

Dinners Aid 'No Malaria' Campaign - CapeNews.net: Bourne Briefs
CapeNews.net
The Bourne-Cataumet United Methodist Churches will be hosting two dinners this summer to benefit the “Imagine No Malaria” campaign. Although malaria was eradicated in the US in the 1950s, it continues to kill a person every 60 seconds in sub-Saharan ...

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Upper West Region has highest malaria cases - Ghana Business News - Ghana Business News

Malaria News Feeds - July 10, 2015 - 15:21

Ghana Business News

Upper West Region has highest malaria cases - Ghana Business News
Ghana Business News
The Report made the region one with the highest burden of malaria diseases, even though the preliminary 2014 Ghana Demographic Health Survey reported a lower malaria prevalence of 37.8 per cent, the region was still burdened with high malaria cases.

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allAfrica.com: Africa: Two Global Malaria Strategies for 2015-2030 Presented ... - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - July 10, 2015 - 10:54

allAfrica.com: Africa: Two Global Malaria Strategies for 2015-2030 Presented ...
AllAfrica.com
A side event will convene global health stakeholders to present two global strategies in the fight against malaria and to discuss the disease's impact on the broader development agenda. The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), which consisted of ...

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DIY Treatment of Malaria Nets Could Foil Resistant Mosquitoes - allAfrica.com - SciDev.Net

Malaria News Feeds - July 10, 2015 - 06:11

DIY Treatment of Malaria Nets Could Foil Resistant Mosquitoes - allAfrica.com
SciDev.Net
Mosquito nets are widely used across the globe to prevent the transmission of malaria, as they are cheaper than prophylactic medicine. But nets sold in remote areas of sub-Saharan Africa are usually untreated, and even the treated ones lose their ...

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Malaria sting hurts Manpada, Vartak Nagar, Wagle Estate - The Times of India - Times of India

Malaria News Feeds - July 10, 2015 - 04:27

Malaria sting hurts Manpada, Vartak Nagar, Wagle Estate - The Times of India
Times of India
In Thane, 39,191 people have undergone blood tests of which 551 tested positive for malaria in the first six months of 2015. The number is comparatively lesser than those reported in the same period last year, where nearly 40,488 people underwent blood ...

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Botulism, Leprosy and Malaria have turned up in Halton in the past five years ... - InsideHalton.com

Malaria News Feeds - July 9, 2015 - 16:55

Botulism, Leprosy and Malaria have turned up in Halton in the past five years ...
InsideHalton.com
You would not be surprised to find botulism, leprosy and malaria in Third World countries. So it might come as shock to learn all three diseases, including some rare for North America, showed up in Halton over the past five years. In fact, in the past ...

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Mistaken Identity: NJ Ebola Scare Confirmed To Be Malaria - Tech Times

Malaria News Feeds - July 9, 2015 - 15:12

Tech Times

Mistaken Identity: NJ Ebola Scare Confirmed To Be Malaria
Tech Times
It turned out, however, that the 66-year-old man was not infected by the lethal virus that has killed thousands globally particularly in West Africa and was actually suffering from malaria, a mosquito-borne disease. The man suffered from fever and ...
African fevers misdiagnosed through ignoranceSciDev.Net

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A New Drug Could Be a Single-Shot Wonder For Treating Malaria - TakePart

Malaria News Feeds - July 9, 2015 - 13:22

TakePart

A New Drug Could Be a Single-Shot Wonder For Treating Malaria
TakePart
The new compound remains active in the body and can keep healthy people from getting malaria, he explained. Clinical trials are set to take place within the year and the new drug is scheduled to be available in five years, costing as little as $1 per dose.

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Discovery of key malaria protein may provide new drug targets - Medical News Today

Malaria News Feeds - July 9, 2015 - 07:07

Medical News Today

Discovery of key malaria protein may provide new drug targets
Medical News Today
The treatment for malaria has improved rapidly within the last decade. Since 2000, malaria mortality rates have fallen by over 25%, however, a January 2015 report published in the journal Lancet Infectious Diseases found that the rise of Ebola, may ...
Malaria cure breakthrough targets key protein 'to kill the parasite'Daily Mail
Proteomics Identifies New Target to Kill MalariaGenetic Engineering & Biotechnology News
New discovery may generate ways to beat deadly malariaTimes of India
The Hindu -Vaccine News Daily -UPI.com
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Malaria drug discovery attracts global attention - Sowetan LIVE - Sowetan Live (press release) (registration) (blog)

Malaria News Feeds - July 9, 2015 - 04:49

Sowetan Live (press release) (registration) (blog)

Malaria drug discovery attracts global attention - Sowetan LIVE
Sowetan Live (press release) (registration) (blog)
Groundbreaking work by the University of Cape Town's Drug Discovery and Development Centre‚ H3D‚ in the research and development of a potential single-dose cure for malaria‚ has attracted international interest‚ funding and scientists from around the ...
Malaria cure? UCT's one-dose drug excites global interest - BizNews.comBizNews

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Sanofi, MMV extend work on one-shot malaria jab - PharmaTimes

Malaria News Feeds - July 8, 2015 - 20:25

Sanofi, MMV extend work on one-shot malaria jab
PharmaTimes
Sanofi is extending its collaboration with Medicines for Malaria Venture to jointly develop a one-shot, fixed-dose combination therapy for malaria, the world's deadliest parasitic disease that claims more than half a million lives a year. The groups ...

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Resisting Resistance: What's Next in the Fight Against Malaria? | Cameron ... - Huffington Post

Malaria News Feeds - July 8, 2015 - 19:09

Huffington Post

Resisting Resistance: What's Next in the Fight Against Malaria? | Cameron ...
Huffington Post
The most deadly malaria parasite, Plasmodium Falciparum, has for years been altering its genetics in response to the drug. The resistance, first reported at the border of Thailand and Burma, has led many researchers to believe that it will spread into ...

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Health scare over: NJ man has malaria, not Ebola - USA TODAY

Malaria News Feeds - July 8, 2015 - 16:17

Asbury Park Press

Health scare over: NJ man has malaria, not Ebola
USA TODAY
LAKEWOOD, N.J. — A New Jersey man whose illness caused a health scare has been diagnosed with malaria, police said. Police were called to a Wawa convenience store Tuesday night, where they encountered a 66-year-old Neptune, N.J., man with a ...
Neptune man diagnosed with malaria, prompting health scare - Asbury Park PressAsbury Park Press
Suspected Lakewood Ebola case was malaria, authorities say | NJ.comNJ.com
Lakewood man with Ebola-like symptoms tests positive for malaria | 7online.comWABC-TV
NBC 10 Philadelphia -PhillyVoice.com -Patch.com
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Sanofi advances a one-shot malaria program as drug resistance spreads ... - FierceBiotech

Malaria News Feeds - July 8, 2015 - 15:31

Hindu Business Line

Sanofi advances a one-shot malaria program as drug resistance spreads ...
FierceBiotech
Sanofi ($SNY) has re-upped with its partners at Medicines for Malaria Venture (MMV) in hopes of developing a single-dose treatment for the infectious disease, advancing a pair of candidates through mid-stage development. Under an agreement signed in ...
Sanofi continues work on two potential malaria treatments - The Economic TimesEconomic Times
Sanofi continues work on two potential malaria treatments | ReutersReuters
Sanofi to continue work on two potential malaria treaments | Business LineHindu Business Line
European Pharmaceutical Review -Seeking Alpha -RTT News
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Sanofi extends partnership with MMV on development of malaria drugs (SNY) - Seeking Alpha

Malaria News Feeds - July 8, 2015 - 15:10

Sanofi extends partnership with MMV on development of malaria drugs (SNY)
Seeking Alpha
Sanofi (SNY +0.3%) extends its collaboration with Medicines for Malaria Venture ((MMV)) to jointly develop a single, fixed-dose combination therapy for malaria. The partnership, which began in May 2011, has produced two product candidates: ...

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