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Malaria No More unwraps one-month lollipop social media campaign to save lives NEW YORK, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With the ambitious goal of raising one million malaria
WALTHAM, Mass., April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alere Inc.
NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today on World Malaria Day, Imagine No Malaria moved forward with plans
Interactive Lessons and Creative Contest Encourages Kids to "Send A Net.
New analysis in support of World Malaria Day reveals key advances and challenges in malaria research PHILADELPHIA, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In recognition of World Malaria Day,
Eliminating malaria in the real world by playing a game in the digital one sounds like science fiction – but it just became a reality.
NetsforLife®, Episcopal Relief & Development’s award-winning, flagship malaria prevention program, stands with its partners and participating communities to call for international action
MLS to Donate $10 for Every Save during Matches in April Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 Today, the United Nations Foundation’s Nothing But Nets
UN Special Envoy acknowledges progress to date in the malaria effort on World Malaria Day. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 25, 2014 Speaking on the occasion
According to a study published today in PLOS Pathogens, children who live in regions of the world where malaria is common can mount an immune response to infection with malaria parasites that may enable them to avoid repeated bouts of high fever and illness and partially control the growth of malaria parasites in their bloodstream.
The mosquito is a member of the family Culicidae. These insects have a pair of scaled wings, a pair of halteres, a slender body, and long legs. Only the females of most mosquito species suck blood from other animals. Size varies but is rarely greater than 0.6 inch (15 mm). Mosquitoes weigh only about 0.03 to 0.04 grain (2 to 2.5 mg). They can fly at about 0.9 to 1.6 mph (1.5 to 2.5 km/h) and most species are nocturnal. Mosquitoes are believed to have evolved 170 million years ago during...
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