Latest Antimalarial drug Stories

2010-05-20 07:00:00

BURLINGAME, Calif., May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) had teamed up with leading public-domain data providers European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI), the U.S.

2010-05-19 12:00:00

MEMPHIS, Tenn., May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- An international team led by St.

2010-05-10 08:55:00

Amodiaquine was introduced as an antimalarial drug, but was withdrawn when serious adverse effects were observed.

2010-03-29 15:15:00

SAN DIEGO, March 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Trius Therapeutics, Inc.

2010-02-16 14:57:53

According to a Nature Genetics study, an international group of researchers has used genomics to decode the blueprint of Plasmodium falciparum – a strain of malaria most resistant to drugs that causes the most deaths around the world.

2010-02-09 16:23:37

The first results from a large-scale study of key antimalarial medicines in ten Sub-Saharan African countries reveal that a high percentage of medicines circulating on national markets are of substandard quality and thus may contribute to the growth of drug-resistant strains of Plasmodium falciparum, the most virulent form of malaria.

2010-02-08 08:00:00

Inadequacies May Contribute to Drug Resistance ROCKVILLE, Md., Feb.

2010-02-05 15:20:37

This breakthrough makes NTU's School of Biological Sciences a global leader in transcriptional profiling of malaria -- and better yet, could lead to a cure for malaria.

2010-02-03 22:20:51

Walter and Eliza Hall Institute researchers have identified a key protein used by the malaria parasite to transform human red blood cells, ensuring the parasite's survival.

2010-01-29 13:59:25

Multinational team of researchers focuses on how parasites use enzymes to survive and spread disease.

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