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Swaziland leading the battle against malaria in Africa - The Herald-Times (subscription)

Malaria News Feeds - December 7, 2015 - 14:39

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Swaziland leading the battle against malaria in Africa
The Herald-Times (subscription)
The small southern African Kingdom of Swaziland is leading the way in the global fight against malaria. By the end of next year, if all goes well, Swaziland will be the first country in mainland Sub-Saharan Africa to eliminate the mosquito-borne ...

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China's Tu calls for global efforts on fighting malaria - Xinhua

Malaria News Feeds - December 7, 2015 - 13:25

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China's Tu calls for global efforts on fighting malaria
Xinhua
BEIJING, Dec.7 (Xinhuanet) -- China's Tu calls for global efforts on fighting malaria. On October 5th,Eighty-four-year-old Chinese Scientist Tu Youyou was announced a winner of Nobel Prize in medicine, for creating an anti-malarial drug, an award may ...
Chinese Nobel Laureate Tu Youyou Calls for Joint Efforts to Combat MalariaCRIENGLISH.com
Nobel Prize Winner Tu Youyou Says Joint Efforts Are Needed to Fight MalariaYibada (English Edition)
How the war in Vietnam led to the Nobel Prize: a Portland perspective (OPINION)OregonLive.com

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Pregnancy-Test Style Malaria Kit to Speed Up Diagnosis - SciDev.Net

Malaria News Feeds - December 7, 2015 - 10:00

Pregnancy-Test Style Malaria Kit to Speed Up Diagnosis
SciDev.Net
A paper-and-plastic kit that works like a pregnancy test but using blood rather than urine may offer a fast and simple way to diagnose malaria. The kit works by multiplying any parasite DNA in a blood sample and displaying results on a strip, even if a ...

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Pregnancy-test style malaria kit to speed up diagnosis - SciDev.Net

Malaria News Feeds - December 7, 2015 - 06:45

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Pregnancy-test style malaria kit to speed up diagnosis
SciDev.Net
The Malaria Journal study, published on 26 November, was a proof-of-principle study, meaning the scientists were testing whether the kit could detect the parasite in synthetic samples. But they are confident it will work in the field, says author ...

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Pregnancy-test style malaria kit to speed up diagnosis - SciDev.Net

Malaria News Feeds - December 7, 2015 - 06:38

SciDev.Net

Pregnancy-test style malaria kit to speed up diagnosis
SciDev.Net
The Malaria Journal study, published on 26 November, was a proof-of-principle study, meaning the scientists were testing whether the kit could detect the parasite in synthetic samples. But they are confident it will work in the field, says author ...

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Nigeria: "Malaria Is Over-Treated in Nigeria" - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - December 7, 2015 - 05:42

Nigeria: "Malaria Is Over-Treated in Nigeria"
AllAfrica.com
A medical expert, Ernest Nwankolo, on Saturday said that Malaria was currently under-diagnosed but over-treated in Nigeria. Mr. Nwankolo, a general practitioner with the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba, said in Lagos that the World Health ...

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Aid & development links: 'lazy' aid recipients, Australian charity, malaria ... - The Interpreter

Malaria News Feeds - December 7, 2015 - 05:29

Aid & development links: 'lazy' aid recipients, Australian charity, malaria ...
The Interpreter
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is partnering with the UK for a £1billion malaria fund and with Silicon Valley heavyweights Mark Zuckerberg and Jeff Bezos on a clean energy fund. Last week aid worker Steve Dennis won a case against his former ...

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Chinese Nobel Laureate Tu Youyou Calls for Joint Efforts to Combat Malaria - Women of China

Malaria News Feeds - December 7, 2015 - 05:05

Women of China

Chinese Nobel Laureate Tu Youyou Calls for Joint Efforts to Combat Malaria
Women of China
China's Tu Youyou who won the 2015 Nobel Prize for Medicine for discovering new drugs against malaria has called for joint efforts to tackle the disease. Tu made the call while attending a news conference at the Nobel Forum, together with the two other ...
Nobel Prize Winner Tu Youyou Says Joint Efforts Are Needed to Fight MalariaYibada (English Edition)
How the war in Vietnam led to the Nobel Prize: a Portland perspective (OPINION)OregonLive.com

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Chinese Nobel laureate Tu Youyou calls for joint efforts to combat malaria - Xinhua

Malaria News Feeds - December 6, 2015 - 17:03

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Chinese Nobel laureate Tu Youyou calls for joint efforts to combat malaria
Xinhua
STOCKHOLM, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- "Joint efforts are urgently needed to combat malaria", China's Tu Youyou who won 2015 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine said here on Sunday. Tu, sitting together with the other two laureates William C. Campbell and ...
How the war in Vietnam led to the Nobel Prize: a Portland perspective (OPINION)OregonLive.com

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Guinea: Global Fund splashes $150m on AIDS, TB, Malaria campaign - StarAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - December 6, 2015 - 13:44

Guinea: Global Fund splashes $150m on AIDS, TB, Malaria campaign
StarAfrica.com
The Global Fund against AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria has donated $150 million toward Guinea's ongoing campaign to tackle the three diseases, official sources said Sunday.Beginning in 2016, Guinea will benefit from $60 million, targeting a reduction ...

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Swaziland leading the battle against malaria in Africa - NewsOK.com

Malaria News Feeds - December 6, 2015 - 13:41

Swaziland leading the battle against malaria in Africa
NewsOK.com
The small southern African Kingdom of Swaziland is leading the way in the global fight against malaria. By the end of next year, if all goes well, Swaziland will be the first country in mainland Sub-Saharan Africa to eliminate the mosquito-borne ...

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multiple malaria infections - BMC Blogs Network (blog)

Malaria News Feeds - December 6, 2015 - 13:07

BMC Blogs Network (blog)

multiple malaria infections
BMC Blogs Network (blog)
Malaria is an incredibly important disease in humans- causing almost 200 million cases and leading to 500,000 deaths annually. In spite of this immense global health burden, we still don't understand many of the nuances of malaria parasite transmission ...

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WHO declares Maldives malaria free - haveeruonline

Malaria News Feeds - December 6, 2015 - 08:47

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WHO declares Maldives malaria free
haveeruonline
WHO's South east Asia regional director Poonam Khetrapal (C) hands a plaque to health minister Iruthisham Adam declaring Maldives malaria free. PHOTO/PRESIDENT'S OFFICE. Maldives on Sunday officially became the first country in the region to be ...

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Malaria Is Over Treated in Nigeria – Expert - Leadership Newspapers

Malaria News Feeds - December 6, 2015 - 05:35

Leadership Newspapers

Malaria Is Over Treated in Nigeria – Expert
Leadership Newspapers
A medical expert, Mr Ernest Zankolo has revealed that Malaria was currently under-diagnosed and over-treated in Nigeria. The general practitioner with the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba who disclosed this in Lagos yesterday said that the ...
Malaria is over-treated in Nigeria”Premium Times
Malaria: Expert says sickness is over diagnosed and treated in NigeriaPulse Nigeria

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“Malaria is over-treated in Nigeria” - Premium Times

Malaria News Feeds - December 5, 2015 - 16:14

Premium Times

Malaria is over-treated in Nigeria”
Premium Times
A medical expert, Ernest Nwankolo, on Saturday said that Malaria was currently under-diagnosed but over-treated in Nigeria. Mr. Nwankolo, a general practitioner with the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba, said in Lagos that the World Health ...

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Malaria Over Diagnosed In Nigeria -Expert - Naija247news

Malaria News Feeds - December 5, 2015 - 15:56

Malaria Over Diagnosed In Nigeria -Expert
Naija247news
Dr. Ernest Nwankolo, a general practitioner with the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba, in Lagos said that the World Health Organisation (WHO) recommended a parasite based diagnosis of malaria before the commencement of treatment.

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Malaria-Blocking Mosquitoes Created - Sci-Tech Today

Malaria News Feeds - December 4, 2015 - 23:26

Sci-Tech Today

Malaria-Blocking Mosquitoes Created
Sci-Tech Today
A team of researchers has altered the DNA in mosquitoes so they can fight and kill the parasites that cause malaria inside their own bodies. That way, the insects can't transmit the deadly parasites to humans. And for the first time, scientists have ...

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Malaria Bug: Scientists Create Genetically Modified Mosquito To Resist Malaria - Food World News

Malaria News Feeds - December 4, 2015 - 15:14

Food World News

Malaria Bug: Scientists Create Genetically Modified Mosquito To Resist Malaria
Food World News
YAMBIO, SUDAN - JANUARY 14: A Congolese woman and her child with malaria speak with a doctor with Doctors Without Borders (Medecins Sans Frontieres) at the Makpandu refugee camp January 14, 2011 outside of the town of Yambio, south Sudan.

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Swaziland expects to eliminate malaria from its borders by the end of next year - Deseret News

Malaria News Feeds - December 4, 2015 - 13:43

Swaziland expects to eliminate malaria from its borders by the end of next year
Deseret News
FILE- In this Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014 file photo, children play in the fishing port of Conakry, Guinea. Malaria likely killed many more people than Ebola in Guinea during last year's biggest-ever outbreak, as experts suspect many people with potential ...

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Swaziland expects to eliminate malaria from its borders by the end of next year - Deseret News

Malaria News Feeds - December 4, 2015 - 13:41

Deseret News

Swaziland expects to eliminate malaria from its borders by the end of next year
Deseret News
The small southern African Kingdom of Swaziland is leading the way in the global fight against malaria. By the end of next year, if all goes well, Swaziland will be the first country in mainland Sub-Saharan Africa to eliminate the mosquito-borne ...

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