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Latest Genetic resistance to malaria Stories

2014-07-30 09:55:44

An international research team today reports the first-ever clinical trial demonstrating controlled malaria infection in an African nation in the modern era.

Single Cell Genome Sequencing Of Malaria Parasites
2014-05-11 03:52:59

Single-cell genomics could provide new insight into the biology of Malaria parasites, including their virulence and levels of drug resistance, to ultimately improve treatment and control of the disease

2013-11-01 11:06:00

Malaria is one of the major infectious diseases transmitted by mosquitos, with enormous impact on quality of life.

2013-09-18 15:46:44

Recurrent episodes of malaria cause chronic inflammation in blood vessels that might predispose to future infections and may increase susceptibility to cardiovascular disease.

2013-07-11 14:26:16

Human migrations—from the prehistoric epoch to the present day—have extended cultures across the globe.

2013-05-17 10:51:00

A new, highly sensitive blood test that quickly detects even the lowest levels of malaria parasites in the body could make a dramatic difference in efforts to tackle the disease in the UK and across the world.

2012-11-14 13:04:56

In malaria-endemic countries, 350 million people are predicted to be deficient in an enzyme that means they can suffer severe complications from taking primaquine, a key drug for treating relapsing malaria.

2012-09-05 21:20:25

Their finding challenges the widely-accepted theory that Plasmodium falciparum, which causes the most lethal form of malaria, is the only malaria parasite capable of driving genome evolution in humans.


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