Latest Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine Stories
On Tuesday 7 December 2010, maternal health professionals from Africa and Asia will be attending a workshop in Liverpool to discuss the effects of â€˜Making It Happenâ€™, a programme with a life-saving training package for health care providers at its heart.
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.
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.
Scientists at LSTM have developed a tool to support the development of appropriate age-based dosing regimens for malaria drugs.
The European Commission is funding a two year, â‚¬500,000 project to co-ordinate European and international research into the development of new drugs to treat malaria.
This Thursday marks the anniversary of one of the most important scientific discoveries in the battle against malaria.
Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LSTM) has been awarded Â£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.
- A handkerchief.
- Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
- In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.