Latest Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine Stories

2010-12-08 00:57:18

On Tuesday 7 December 2010, maternal health professionals from Africa and Asia will be attending a workshop in Liverpool to discuss the effects of ‘Making It Happen’, a programme with a life-saving training package for health care providers at its heart.

2010-09-23 13:26:58

A new technique pioneered at Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LSTM) is improving the detection and monitoring of insecticide resistance in field populations of an important malaria-carrying mosquito.

2010-01-26 13:20:21

A new study by the Malaria in Pregnancy Consortium has estimated that more than 125 million pregnancies around the world are at risk from malaria every year.

2009-10-29 09:27:15

Scientists at LSTM have developed a tool to support the development of appropriate age-based dosing regimens for malaria drugs.

2009-08-20 14:35:00

The European Commission is funding a two year, €500,000 project to co-ordinate European and international research into the development of new drugs to treat malaria.

2009-08-18 16:35:00

This Thursday marks the anniversary of one of the most important scientific discoveries in the battle against malaria.

2009-08-13 13:16:22

Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LSTM) has been awarded £48,200 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) as part of its ongoing work with ex-Far Eastern Prisoners of War (FEPOW) to create an archive of oral histories from surviving prisoners.

Word of the Day
  • A poem in which the author retracts something said in an earlier poem.
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