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2013-10-29 08:33:37

License to manufacture, market, promote, sell and distribute DuraNet product continues Bestnet's commitment to eradicating malaria KOLDING, Denmark, Oct. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bestnet A/S announced today that the company has entered into an agreement with Shobikaa Impex Pvt Ltd. in regard to DuraNet® Long Lasting Insecticide Nets (LLINs). On October 27, 2013 Bestnet obtained a license to manufacture DuraNet® at all Bestnet manufacturing facilities worldwide. Further, Bestnet...

2013-10-07 08:23:44

KOLDING, Denmark, Oct. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bestnet A/S announced today that the company will display their extensive line of Netprotect® Long Lasting Insecticide Incorporated Mosquito Nets at the 6(th) Multilateral Initiative on Malaria (MIM) Pan-African Malaria Conference, being held October 6-11(th), 2013 at the International Convention Center in Durban, South Africa. Bestnet will be showcasing their Netprotect® LLINs, which are available in the largest variety of colors,...

2013-09-09 08:22:40

Long Lasting Insecticide Incorporated Mosquito Nets Made with Top-Quality Fabric Come in Two Sizes to Meet Variety of Consumer Needs KOLDING, Denmark, Sept. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bestnet A/S announced today that Netprotect® Long Lasting Insecticide Incorporated Mosquito Nets are now available in 10 City Mart and Ocean Mart retail outlets in Yangon District and 7 other stores in nearby districts in Myanmar. Which means that consumers can now buy a mosquito bed net that is long...

2013-08-29 11:27:41

A malaria control method that targets mosquito larvae and pupae as they mature in standing water could be an important supplementary measure in the fight against the disease, according to a new report. The Cochrane review -- led by the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine in collaboration with Durham University and other researchers in the UK and US -- is the first systematic review looking at using larval source management (LSM) to control malaria, which causes an estimated...

2013-08-21 23:01:40

Long-lasting insecticide-treated nets delivered in partnership with UNHCR, International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, Tanzania Red Cross Society Dar es Salaam/Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 21, 2013 Thirty-eight thousand nets. Sixty-eight thousand lives. These are the impressive stats put up by Stephen Curry, the NBA’s single-season three-point-record-holder, as he traveled to Tanzania with the United Nations Foundation’s Nothing But Nets campaign. Curry, of the...

2013-07-24 11:18:04

The main barriers to the access, delivery, and use of interventions that help to prevent malaria in pregnant women are relatively consistent across sub-Saharan African countries and may provide a helpful checklist to identify the factors influencing uptake of these important interventions, according to a study published in this week's PLOS Medicine. The analysis by Jenny Hill and colleagues from the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine in the UK, the London School of Hygiene &...

2013-07-23 23:04:26

Golden State Warriors star to join the United Nations Foundation’s Nothing But Nets campaign in Africa to distribute life-saving bed nets, encourage fans to fight malaria. Washington, DC (PRWEB) July 23, 2013 In a few weeks, NBA star Stephen Curry will travel to Tanzania to support the United Nation’s Foundation’s Nothing But Nets campaign in its global fight against malaria. Straight off a record-breaking season with the Golden State Warriors, Curry will visit a refugee camp and...

2013-07-05 23:18:00

The American Academy of Pediatrics exposes the four most common ingredients found within US insect repellents and Dr. Marta Katalenas shares tips for applying repellents effectively. Austin, TX (PRWEB) July 05, 2013 As warm summer months continue, insect repellents become a necessity for many US families. However with the variety of repellent products out there, it can be difficult to determine the safest, most effective option for protecting children from mosquito bites. According to a...

2013-06-17 23:00:54

A leader in mosquito control and tick control, the New England-based firm has officially launched the Mosquito Shield Franchise Corporation to begin awarding franchises for 2013. North Attleboro, MA (PRWEB) June 17, 2013 Touting a suite of innovative, custom-developed technologies for mosquito and pest control franchising, Mosquito Shield formally launched its Mosquito Shield Franchise Corporation at The New England Franchise & Business Opportunities Expo in February. “For several...

2013-05-07 16:27:51

Example of Private Sector Innovation to Combat Disease NEW YORK, May 7, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Malaria No More, the New York-based parent company of NetGuarantee LLC (NetGuarantee), today announced that Munich Re will assume administration for the NetGuarantee program. Established by Malaria No More in 2009, NetGuarantee -- a first-of-its-kind innovative finance mechanism -- was created to help accelerate the delivery of life-saving health commodities to at-risk populations...