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New drugs could offer hope for malaria patients

New drugs could offer hope for malaria patients
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Malaria Nexus review of 2014: Top ten most popular ... - Malaria Nexus

2014 has been another very prolific year on the malaria research front. The Malaria Nexus team assembled the list of the most popular articles...
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New hope for malaria treatment - ABC Online

A team of international scientists has identified a compound which effectively kills malaria parasites. It's hoped that human drug trials will now follow in the hope of a new and effective treatment for the deadly disease.
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Disaster In the Making: Drug-Resistant Malaria - NBCNews.com

Forget Ebola, NBC News' Ian Williams reports on what could be a major global pandemic.
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UN's Ebola success linked to surge in malaria deaths - ABC Online

It's taken many months of effort, but the United Nations is finally able to say the global response to Ebola appears to have turned the crisis around in the epicentre of the outbreak in West Africa.
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Drug-Resistant Malaria Is 'Disaster in the Making,' Expert Warns - NBCNews.com

MAE SOT, Thailand — Professor Francois Nosten ran his finger over a map showing clusters of tiny dots — each marking a border village that make up ground zer...
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Charity appeal: the Ebola crisis will hit the fight against malaria - Telegraph.co.uk

Liberia is struggling to cope with malaria patients in the wake of the deadly epidemic
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China's tests malaria drug Artequick in experiment on entire population of Comoros

China's tests malaria drug Artequick in experiment on entire population of Comoros | Against malaria - on the way to eradication | Scoop.it
Makers of Artequick and their partners in the Comoros say they've wiped the deadly disease off the island nation, but not everyone is so optimistic
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Fashola Urges Leaders to Focus on Eradication of Malaria Parasite, Not Mosquito Nets, Drugs

Fashola Urges Leaders to Focus on Eradication of Malaria Parasite, Not Mosquito Nets, Drugs | Against malaria - on the way to eradication | Scoop.it
November 7, 2014 – Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babatunde Fashola has called on governments at all level to focus on measures that could be adopted...
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iPhone can detect fake antimalarial drugs - SecuringIndustry.com

A new app can help detect fake antimalarials and may prove a life-saving intervention for people across the world.
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Gates Foundation boosts aid to stamp out malaria - Sioux City Journal

NEW ORLEANS | Philanthropist Bill Gates says he wants to end malaria in his lifetime and will give more money toward that goal, part of his broader fight against tropical
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Fighting malaria in Africa gets a tech boost - htxt.africa

htxt.africa Fighting malaria in Africa gets a tech boost htxt.africa While the current ebola outbreak is one everyone's lips, few people realise that malaria kills almost a million people each year, 85% of which are under 5 years old, according to...
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Ebola Outbreak Shuts Down Malaria-Control Efforts

Public health experts fear that one epidemic may fuel another in West Africa
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FEATURE: Drug-resistant malaria: The world's next big health crisis?

Myanmar is key to stopping the spread of drug-resistant malaria to India and Africa
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You Don't Want To Monkey Around With Monkey Malaria - NPR (blog)

You Don't Want To Monkey Around With Monkey Malaria - NPR (blog) | Against malaria - on the way to eradication | Scoop.it
The surging and virulent strain is carried by macaques in southeast Asia. As their habitat is disrupted by development, the monkeys come in closer contact with people. And mosquitoes do the rest.
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Reducing Malaria-Ebola Cross Infections

Guilin Pharma has increased its supply of anti-malarial drugs to Sub-Saharan Africa to reduce Ebola cross-infections.
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China's War On Malaria: A Tiny Nation Pushed Into A Test-Tube - Forbes

Artepharm, a Cantonese medical drugs laboratory, has been engaged for the past few years in a remarkable venture against malaria, a health scourge that has long plagued humanity and has been responsible for every second human death since the Middle...
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Experts want cost-sharing of malaria drugs

Health officials and researchers in Malaria drugs have called for cost-sharing of the artemisinin-based combinations therapy (ACT), recommended for the treatment of the plasmodium-caused disease.
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Obanikoro Formally Declares Lagos Guber Bid, Pledges To Create Malaria Centres

A Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, governorship aspirant for Lagos State, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, h...
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WHO to launch World Malaria Report - GhanaWeb

WHO to launch World Malaria Report
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A statement issued by the WHO and copied to Ghana News Agency at the weekend said the launch would be done in the United Kingdom Houses of Parliament.
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New malaria vaccines to prevent infection and block transmission get a shot in ... - EurekAlert (press release)

In support of a bold quest to rid the world entirely of malaria, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation today announced an award of US$156 million to PATH to support the PATH Malaria Vaccine Initiative in building new vaccines that will interrupt the...
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Monkey malaria jumping to humans and on the rise - health - 07 November 2014 - New Scientist

The disease was thought to be rare in humans, but last year 68 per cent of people hospitalised with malaria in Malaysian Borneo were infected with it
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Ebola outbreak impedes health care access for other diseases

MONROVIA, Liberia >> The Ebola outbreak has spawned a “silent killer,” experts say: hidden cases of malaria, pneumonia, typhoid and the like that are going untreated because people in the countries hardest hit by the dreaded virus...
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Combating fake drugs in West Africa Using Mobile technology

Cholera, malaria and the rapidly expanding threat of Ebola have hit African countries with a related health-care problem: the scourge of fake drugs. An increasing number of West Africans, however, ...
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ExxonMobil fights malaria in Cameroon against backdrop of climate change - GlobalPost

ExxonMobil fights malaria in Cameroon against backdrop of climate change

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