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Last week at MalariaWorld: conference, new bulletin and malaria in deer

February 12, 2016 - 10:55 -- Ingeborg van Schayk
Conference: Pharmacognosy 2016
The 4th International Conference and Exhibition on Pharmacognosy, Phytochemistry & Natural Products will take place from August 29-31, 2016 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. This conference will be organized around the theme: Advances and Innovations in Natural Product Research. It brings together an international mix of Pharmaceutical, Biotech and Herbal Companies, leading universities and research institutes working in the field of plant and natural herbal products. Read more about this  Pharmacognosy 2016 conference here.
New Bulletin
The Amazon Malaria Initiative has a new quarterly bulletin about malaria in the America's. Read the Amazon Malaria Initiative bulletin here.
Malaria in white-tailed deer
Researchers at Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute in Washington, D.C. found that up to 25% of the white-tailed dear in Northern America are infected with malaria. Read the Science Advances article "Hidden in plain sight: Cryptic and endemic malaria parasites in North American white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus)" here.
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