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Malaria Prevention during Pregnancy Improves Health of Mothers and Babies - Zawya (registration)

Malaria Prevention during Pregnancy Improves Health of Mothers and Babies Zawya (registration) The Contribution of Malaria Control to Maternal and Newborn Health is the latest in the Roll Back Malaria (RBM) Partnership's Progress & Impact Series to...
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NAFDAC clamps down on fake manufactures of antibiotics, anti-malaria drugs | Kuramo News

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Curing Malaria and Afro-Pessimism with one pill :Kelly Chibale at TEDx Westerford High School

Professor Kelly Chibale has is developing a one-pill cure for malaria. He and his team can potentially save the lives of millions around the world. And his humility is astounding. He speaks...
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New compound blocks 'gatekeeper' enzyme to kill malaria

Melbourne researchers are homing in on a new target for malaria treatment, after developing a compound that blocks the action of a key 'gatekeeper' enzyme essential for malaria parasite survival.
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WWARN Antimalarial Quality Surveyor | Interactive Map | Data visualisation | WWARN

Custom views of published poor-quality antimalarial medicine reports (Great new tool - Antimalarial Quality Surveyor - uses published data to map quality of #malaria drugs via @WWARN http://t.co/26ewsb2ywN)...
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9 things to remember before changing the world with a malaria vaccine

9 things to remember before changing the world with a malaria vaccine | Against malaria - on the way to eradication | Scoop.it
It has the potential to eradicate this pernicious disease, but consider these points first, says our expert panel Sponsored by Path (9 things to remember before changing the world with a malaria vaccine http://t.co/KpPNzvOR7F...
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Ensuring the supply of malaria treatments – Drug Development Global Program - PATH

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Mass Malaria Treatment Coming, Doctors Say - AllAfrica.com

Mass Malaria Treatment Coming, Doctors Say - AllAfrica.com | Against malaria - on the way to eradication | Scoop.it

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Sanofi - The production of ASAQ Winthrop® in Morocco - YouTube

Sanofi - The production of ASAQ Winthrop® in Morocco (Sanofi supplies anti-malaria drug to 30 countries in Africa http://t.co/ozVc5vpJoo)
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Africa: Unknown Unknowns Hamper Global Malaria Fight

Some 60 percent of countries where malaria is endemic lack solid information about the quality of available drugs to treat the deadly disease, according to a new study.
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Africa: WIPO's Patent Pool Yet to Deliver New Drug Candidates

A UN World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) project to stimulate research into neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) by facilitating patent sharing between their owners and researchers has brokered at least 60 partnerships since its 2011 launch, yet its effectiveness remains unclear.
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WHO | Factsheet on the World Malaria Report 2013

World Malaria Report 2013 fact sheet. (In 2012, #malaria killed ~482k children under five. That's almost 1 child/minute.
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Big Pharma and the Gates Foundation: “Guinea Pigs for the Drugmakers”

Despite annual revenues approaching $1 trillion, the global pharmaceutical industry has lately experienced a critical decline in the rate of profit, for which it lays most of the blame on regulator...
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Novartis launches new anti-malarial formulation in Kenya - Africa Science News Service

Africa Science News Service Novartis launches new anti-malarial formulation in Kenya Africa Science News Service Novartis has announced the launch of a new high quality antimalarial formulation of Coartem® 80/480 (artemether/lumefantrine 80 mg/480...
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Gates Foundation battling big new threat in malaria fight

Just as Myanmar opens up to the world and becomes a place of economic opportunity, fears are rising over the spread of a drug-resistant form of malaria. But efforts are under way, including a big initiative of the Gates Foundation, to fight this problem.
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Fake Drugs: NAFDAC Boss Directs State Offices To Enforce Mobile Authentication - The Guardian Nigeria

The suspects were found to have stocked anti-malaria and anti-biotic drugs without the scratch and text codes.

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WHO alerts over rising cases of untreatable malaria, HIV, TB, gonorrhea, others - The Guardian Nigeria

WHO alerts over rising cases of untreatable malaria, HIV, TB, gonorrhea, others The Guardian Nigeria Available data are insufficient to estimate the wider societal impact and economic implications when effective treatment for an infection is...
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Gates funds 'cow perfume' project to combat malaria - All about feed

Gates funds 'cow perfume' project to combat malaria
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Malaria is a mosquito-borne infectious disease of humans and other animals. Commonly, the disease is transmitted by a bite from an infected female mosquito.
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Why Malaria Advocacy? | Making Malaria History

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New Framework on Malaria Drugs to Save $100 Million

In a major initiative that fundamentally changes how anti-malaria drugs are procured, the Global Fund is entering into new framework agreements with suppliers of artemisinin-based combination therapy (ACT) that are aimed at improving delivery and...
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Seasonal malaria chemoprevention in Kedougou | Making Malaria History

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Efficacy of sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine for intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in pregnancy, Mansa, Zambia

Intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in pregnancy (IPTp) with sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine (SP) decreases adverse effects of malaria during pregnancy. Zambia implemented its IPTp-SP programme in 2003.
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One Third Of Malaria Drugs Failed Quality Tests

A systematic review of over 9,000 analyses since 1946 found that 30 percent of the antimalarial drugs from Asia, Africa and South America failed quality tests.
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Counterfeit drugs raise Africa’s temperature | Africa Renewal Online

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Drug Developers Take a Second Look at Herbal Medicines

Drug Developers Take a Second Look at Herbal Medicines | Against malaria - on the way to eradication | Scoop.it
Desperate to develop new drugs for malaria and other ailments, researchers are running clinical trials with traditional herbal medicines—and generating promising leads (Drug Developers Take a Second Look at Herbal Medicines: Desperate to develop...
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