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Monkey See, Monkey Flu - OnEarth Magazine

Malaria News Feeds - June 4, 2015 - 15:21

OnEarth Magazine

Monkey See, Monkey Flu
OnEarth Magazine
If you're not a doctor, you probably think of malaria as a single disease. That's not quite right. There are several parasites that cause what we call malaria—like Plasmodium falciparum, Plasmodium vivax, Plasmodium ovale, and Plasmodium malariae—and ...

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“Mass Malaria Drug Administration has been a Successful Operation”- Dr ... - Africa Young Voices

Malaria News Feeds - June 4, 2015 - 14:44

Africa Young Voices

“Mass Malaria Drug Administration has been a Successful Operation”- Dr ...
Africa Young Voices
Freetown, June 2, 015 (MOHS) – The MOHS National Malaria Control Programme has presented its Report Measuring Impact of the Mass Drug Administration (MDA) for malaria in Ebola affected districts of Sierra Leone at a Dissemination Meeting of the ...

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Malaria, Sprained Neck Sideline Massa | Uganda Cranes Update - Kawowo Sports

Malaria News Feeds - June 4, 2015 - 14:39

Malaria, Sprained Neck Sideline Massa | Uganda Cranes Update
Kawowo Sports
Bloemfontein Celtic newly acquired striker, Geoffrey Massa is facing a torrid time against regaining full fitness after missing Thursday's training session at Lugogo due to a painful neck and a bout of malaria. Massa was not part of training on the ...

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White House to award Sanofi on 4/20 for malaria vaccine efforts - News-Medical.net

Malaria News Feeds - June 4, 2015 - 12:00

White House to award Sanofi on 4/20 for malaria vaccine efforts
News-Medical.net
Dexcom aims for optimal convenience and accessibility by providing our patients and their loved ones with access to the most current technology to better manage their diabetes,” stated Kevin Sayer, Chief Executive Office of Dexcom. We are excited that ...

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Mass Malaria Drug Administration Has Been a Successful Operation - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - June 4, 2015 - 10:03

Mass Malaria Drug Administration Has Been a Successful Operation
AllAfrica.com
Freetown — The MOHS National Malaria Control Programme has presented its Report Measuring Impact of the Mass Drug Administration (MDA) for malaria in Ebola affected districts of Sierra Leone at a Dissemination Meeting of the Assessment Report held ...

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Nigeria - That 'PLOs One' Report On Fake Malaria Drugs - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - June 4, 2015 - 09:01

Nigeria - That 'PLOs One' Report On Fake Malaria Drugs
AllAfrica.com
It is highly disturbing to learn from a recently - conducted research that substandard malaria drugs are prevalent in Nigeria. This reprehensible action is a crass demonstration of the greed of some criminals who want to be rich overnight by hook or by ...

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Malaria + Viagra = unhappy ending for parasites - Lexology (registration)

Malaria News Feeds - June 4, 2015 - 07:54

Malaria + Viagra = unhappy ending for parasites
Lexology (registration)
A recent study has shown that the active ingredient in Viagra (sildenafil) has the capacity to slow the spread of malaria parasites. The study serves as a timely reminder of the relevance of 'second medical use' patents and their potential for ...

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Malaria + Viagra = unhappy ending for parasites - IAM (registration) (blog)

Malaria News Feeds - June 4, 2015 - 05:25

Malaria + Viagra = unhappy ending for parasites
IAM (registration) (blog)
A recent study has shown that the active ingredient in Viagra (sildenafil) has the capacity to slow the spread of malaria parasites. The study serves as a timely reminder of the relevance of 'second medical use' patents and their potential for ...

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Seven Children Die of Malaria in Kakamega - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - June 4, 2015 - 04:52

Seven Children Die of Malaria in Kakamega
AllAfrica.com
He said the county has stocked sufficient drugs to fight malaria and common ailments among infants and adults. "Rush patients with symptoms of malaria to the nearest health facility," Oparanya said. The governor said the region experiences malaria ...

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ExxonMobil, Others Move to Eradicate Malaria in Nigeria - THISDAY Live

Malaria News Feeds - June 3, 2015 - 23:57

ExxonMobil, Others Move to Eradicate Malaria in Nigeria
THISDAY Live
According to the organisation's Upstream Treasurer in Nigeria, Anibor Kragha, malaria is the number one killer disease in the country and “You will be amazed how many people are oblivious of this fact”, adding that these youths during the Power Forward ...
ExxonMobil Foundation: Body partners groups to fight malariaPulse Nigeria

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Malaria prevalence shoots to 60% average - New Vision

Malaria News Feeds - June 3, 2015 - 20:49

New Vision

Malaria prevalence shoots to 60% average
New Vision
GULU- Malaria prevalence in Gulu district has shot up from an average of 20% as per the previous year 2014 to 60%. According to Yoweri Idiba, the district bio statistician, the weekly reports for the month of May indicate that the cases reported have ...

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ExxonMobil Foundation: Body partners groups to fight malaria - Pulse Nigeria

Malaria News Feeds - June 3, 2015 - 15:20

ExxonMobil Foundation: Body partners groups to fight malaria
Pulse Nigeria
Malaria is the number one killer disease in the country and one will be amazed at the huge number of Nigerians that are oblivious to this fact. We hope that the training for youths would help improve present strategies used to prevent, treat and ...

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Viagra Useful to Fight Against Malaria? - SciDev.Net

Malaria News Feeds - June 3, 2015 - 14:56

Viagra Useful to Fight Against Malaria?
SciDev.Net
The drug stiffens red blood cells infected with malaria. This should cause them to be removed from the blood by the spleen as part of its role in destroying old red blood cells and preventing them from being taken up by mosquitoes when they bite. While ...

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Viagra may prove a valuable weapon against malaria - SciDev.Net

Malaria News Feeds - June 3, 2015 - 08:10

Viagra may prove a valuable weapon against malaria
SciDev.Net
The scientists used Viagra to target the first part of the life cycle of the malaria parasite Plasmodium, which takes place in humans. If an infected person is bitten by a mosquito, the parasite incubates inside the mosquito and is passed on to people ...

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March of Dimes funds studies that explore factors, mechanisms involved in ... - News-Medical.net

Malaria News Feeds - June 3, 2015 - 07:01

News-Medical.net

March of Dimes funds studies that explore factors, mechanisms involved in ...
News-Medical.net
Malaria infection during pregnancy poses serious risks to women and infants. The March of Dimes Foundation, an American organization that works to improve pregnancy and baby health, has now funded Carlos Penha-Goncalves' laboratory, at the Instituto ...

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A quick “breath test” to diagnose Malaria - Biotechin.Asia

Malaria News Feeds - June 3, 2015 - 04:33

A quick “breath test” to diagnose Malaria
Biotechin.Asia
Australian scientists have made the groundbreaking discovery that malaria-infected patients have higher levels of certain chemicals in their breath. The chemicals are undetectable to the human nose, but can be used to detect the disease much earlier ...

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3 talukas under malaria watch - Times of India

Malaria News Feeds - June 3, 2015 - 01:02

3 talukas under malaria watch
Times of India
KOLHAPUR: The district, along with Jaipur, was selected for the first study for reporting lowest malaria deaths over the past five years, when the country saw a surge in deaths because of the mosquito-borne disease. The districts were selected on the ...

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Ministry, NACA to destroy N417m HIV, malaria drugs - The Punch

Malaria News Feeds - June 3, 2015 - 00:29

Ministry, NACA to destroy N417m HIV, malaria drugs
The Punch
The drugs, said to have been procured by the FMH and the National Agency for the Control of AIDS, include medications for HIV, tuberculosis and Malaria as well as antibiotics, children's drugs and HIV test kits, among others. They also include health ...

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United Methodists Are Committed to Stopping Malaria - WNCN

Malaria News Feeds - June 2, 2015 - 17:47

WNCN

United Methodists Are Committed to Stopping Malaria
WNCN
United Methodists are committed to stopping malaria. Bishop Hope Morgan Ward from the North Carolina Conference of the United Methodist Church explains their commitment to the cause. United Methodists are committed to stopping malaria. Bishop Hope ...

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Placental malaria research funded - Phys.Org

Malaria News Feeds - June 2, 2015 - 16:52

Placental malaria research funded
Phys.Org
Malaria infection during pregnancy poses serious risks to women and infants. The March of Dimes Foundation, an American organization that works to improve pregnancy and baby health, has now funded Carlos Penha-Goncalves' laboratory, at the Instituto ...

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