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Researchers explore plant remedy for malaria - Healio

Malaria News Feeds - July 20, 2014 - 12:16

Researchers explore plant remedy for malaria
Healio
The NIH has awarded a 3-year, $420,000 grant to a research team at Worcester Polytechnic Institute in Massachusetts to test a plant-based therapy for malaria that has been in use for thousands of years, according to the university. “Malaria remains a ...
College TownWorcester Telegram

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Rich Brown: Local church participates in national campaign to treat malaria - Joplin Globe

Malaria News Feeds - July 20, 2014 - 11:35

Rich Brown: Local church participates in national campaign to treat malaria
Joplin Globe
JOPLIN, Mo. — When you realize that malaria kills an African child every minute, you can't help but appreciate efforts by the United Methodist Church as part of a worldwide United Nations Foundation drive to eliminate the disease from Africa by 2015.

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FIR against Tripura health officials for malaria deaths - Times of India

Malaria News Feeds - July 20, 2014 - 05:34

Indian Express

FIR against Tripura health officials for malaria deaths
Times of India
AGARTALA: On Saturday, the Tripura Pradesh Congress Committee (TPCC) filed a criminal case against three senior health officials at the state health department, blaming the institution for an increase in the number of deaths caused by malaria and other ...
Malaria kills 70 as Tripura buys 'wrong' drugs, FIR against 3 officialsIndian Express
More Than 100 Die as Tripura Battles MalariaNDTV
The sting in the tale: How Tripura is grappling with an outbreak of malariaHindustan Times
Business Standard
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Malaria spreading fast in Thanchi of Bandarban - The Daily Star

Malaria News Feeds - July 19, 2014 - 18:13

Malaria spreading fast in Thanchi of Bandarban
The Daily Star
Malaria spreading fast in Thanchi of Bandarban. 6 kids die, 1500 attacked in 11 bordering villages. Our Correspondent, Bandarban. At least six children died of malaria and 1500 others were affected in the last few days at 11 villages under bordering ...

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Malaria spreading fast in Thanchi of Bandarban - The Daily Star

Malaria News Feeds - July 19, 2014 - 18:06

Malaria spreading fast in Thanchi of Bandarban
The Daily Star
Malaria spreading fast in Thanchi of Bandarban. 6 kids die, 1500 attacked in 11 bordering villages. Our Correspondent, Bandarban. At least six children died of malaria and 1500 others were affected in the last few days at 11 villages under bordering ...

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More Than 100 Die as Tripura Battles Malaria - NDTV

Malaria News Feeds - July 19, 2014 - 12:41

NDTV

More Than 100 Die as Tripura Battles Malaria
NDTV
The state government is being blamed by critics and Opposition for purchasing Chloramphenicol, a drug used for malaria caused due to Plasmodium Vivax. They say that almost all the cases of malaria were due to Plasmodium falciparum, the more fatal form ...
Malaria kills 70 as Tripura buys 'wrong' drugs, FIR against 3 officialsIndian Express
Cong files FIR against 3 Tripura officials on Malaria outbreakBusiness Standard

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Missile Detector May Help Fight Malaria - Indiatimes.com

Malaria News Feeds - July 19, 2014 - 11:51

Indiatimes.com

Missile Detector May Help Fight Malaria
Indiatimes.com
Researchers used a special imaging detector known as a Focal Plane Array (FPA) to detect malaria parasite-infected red blood cells. Originally developed for Javelin anti-tank heat seeking missiles, the FPA gives highly detailed information on a sample ...
How a missile detector can stop malaria 'in its tracks'Futurity: Research News
'Anti-tank missile detector' may hold key to curing malaria: StudyZee News
Anti-tank missile detector to fight malariaThe Hindu
Headlines & Global News -Phys.Org
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Missile detector may help fight malaria - Times of India

Malaria News Feeds - July 18, 2014 - 23:57

Phys.Org

Missile detector may help fight malaria
Times of India
Researchers used a special imaging detector known as a Focal Plane Array (FPA) to detect malaria parasite-infected red blood cells. Originally developed for Javelin anti-tank heat seeking missiles, the FPA gives highly detailed information on a sample ...
Military Technology Used to Fight Off Malaria: Scientists Work With Imaging ...Headlines & Global News
Anti-tank missile detector to fight malariaThe Hindu
'Anti-tank missile detector' may hold key to curing malaria: StudyZee News
Futurity: Research News -Phys.Org
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Three cases of malaria detected at Dhargalim - Times of India

Malaria News Feeds - July 18, 2014 - 20:27

Three cases of malaria detected at Dhargalim
Times of India
The authorities at the health centre finally put it to the use after increasing malaria cases. Sources also informed that recently three cases of malaria among the migrant workers were detected at the Colvale jail site. Locals are leaving under fear of ...

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Three cases of malaria detected at Dhargalim - Times of India

Malaria News Feeds - July 18, 2014 - 20:27

Three cases of malaria detected at Dhargalim
Times of India
The authorities at the health centre finally put it to the use after increasing malaria cases. Sources also informed that recently three cases of malaria among the migrant workers were detected at the Colvale jail site. Locals are leaving under fear of ...

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Malaria kills 70 as Tripura buys 'wrong' drugs, FIR against 3 officials - Indian Express

Malaria News Feeds - July 18, 2014 - 19:03

Indian Express

Malaria kills 70 as Tripura buys 'wrong' drugs, FIR against 3 officials
Indian Express
Malaria-stricken Tripura has been buying the wrong malaria drugs for two years prior to an outbreak that has earned it the unenviable distinction of having lost more people to the disease in the past month and a half than it did in the last four years ...

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Military Technology Used to Fight Off Malaria: Scientists Work With Imaging ... - Headlines & Global News

Malaria News Feeds - July 18, 2014 - 18:35

Phys.Org

Military Technology Used to Fight Off Malaria: Scientists Work With Imaging ...
Headlines & Global News
A Focal Plane Array (FPA), a detector used in Javelin missiles for heat-seeking, was used to find the first stages of malaria in a blood sample, according to CNET. By being connected to an infrared imaging microscope, the detector was able to transmit ...
Anti-tank missile detector joins the fight against malariaPhys.Org
'Anti-tank missile detector' may hold key to curing malaria: StudyZee News
How a missile detector can stop malaria 'in its tracks'Futurity: Research News
Mid-Day -News-Medical.net
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How a missile detector can stop malaria 'in its tracks' - Futurity: Research News

Malaria News Feeds - July 18, 2014 - 16:19

Phys.Org

How a missile detector can stop malaria 'in its tracks'
Futurity: Research News
Scientists have found a new use for an anti-tank Javelin missile detector: to identify malaria parasites in blood. Originally developed for Javelin heat-seeking missiles, a special imaging device known as a focal plane array (FPA) gives highly detailed ...
Military Technology Used to Fight Off Malaria: Scientists Work With Imaging ...Headlines & Global News
Missile detector may help fight malariaTimes of India
Anti-tank missile detector to fight malariaThe Hindu
Zee News -Phys.Org
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Sloth Fur May Help Fight Against Malaria And Cancer - PSFK

Malaria News Feeds - July 18, 2014 - 15:36

Sloth Fur May Help Fight Against Malaria And Cancer
PSFK
Even though antibiotics continue to get stronger, bacteria always seems to be one step ahead. In their search for the next generation of medicine, scientists have gone digging in the jungle. What they found was a fungi that lives in the fur of a sloth ...

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Kenya to Pilot Community-Wide Malaria Treatments - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - July 18, 2014 - 15:31

Kenya to Pilot Community-Wide Malaria Treatments
AllAfrica.com
Kisumu — Kenya is experimenting with unconventional methods to tackle high malaria rates through the piloting of mass drug administration (MDA) - treating entire communities with anti-malarial drugs, regardless of whether they have the parasite.

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Kenya to pilot community-wide malaria treatments - IRINnews.org

Malaria News Feeds - July 18, 2014 - 12:23

Kenya to pilot community-wide malaria treatments
IRINnews.org
KISUMU, 18 July 2014 (IRIN) - Kenya is experimenting with unconventional methods to tackle high malaria rates through the piloting of mass drug administration (MDA) - treating entire communities with anti-malarial drugs, regardless of whether they have ...

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'Anti-tank missile detector' may hold key to curing malaria: Study - Zee News

Malaria News Feeds - July 18, 2014 - 08:31

Phys.Org

'Anti-tank missile detector' may hold key to curing malaria: Study
Zee News
Washington: A new study has revealed that state-of-the-art military hardware could soon fight malaria. According to the researchers, the technique is based on Fourier Transform Infrared (FITR) spectroscopy, which provides information on how molecules ...
Researchers use anti-tank Javelin missile detector to identify malaria ...News-Medical.net
Anti-tank missile detector joins the fight against malariaPhys.Org
Scientists use missile technology for new malaria testRadio Australia

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Medical personnel are not using RDT to diagnosing malaria - GhanaWeb

Malaria News Feeds - July 18, 2014 - 08:14

Medical personnel are not using RDT to diagnosing malaria
GhanaWeb
He said a total of 40,755 malaria cases were recorded after clinical diagnosis in 2010, 45,400 cases in 2011, 38,809 cases in 2012 and 53,914 cases in 2013 but 5,420 cases were confirmed as malaria through RDT in 2010, 9,461 cases in 2011, 2,449 cases ...

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Scientist getting closer to malaria breakthrough - Nottingham Post

Malaria News Feeds - July 18, 2014 - 07:20

Scientist getting closer to malaria breakthrough
Nottingham Post
A SCIENTIST believes she is inching closer to discovering a new drug and vaccine to stop the transmission of malaria. Dr Rita Tewari, of the University of Nottingham's school of life sciences, has done a huge study into how the killer disease spreads.

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Researchers use anti-tank Javelin missile detector to identify malaria ... - News-Medical.net

Malaria News Feeds - July 18, 2014 - 05:59

Researchers use anti-tank Javelin missile detector to identify malaria ...
News-Medical.net
State-of-the-art military hardware could soon fight malaria, one of the most deadly diseases on the planet. Researchers at Monash University and the University of Melbourne have used an anti-tank Javelin missile detector, more commonly used in warfare ...

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