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Nanotechnology Against Malaria Parasites Could Lead To Treatment, Vaccination Strategies
2014-12-11 03:47:34

Malaria parasites invade human red blood cells, they then disrupt them and infect others.

2014-12-05 16:23:52

An international research collaborative led by St.

2014-07-31 17:36:22

Drug-resistant malaria parasites have spread to critical border regions of Southeast Asia, seriously threatening global malaria control and elimination programs.

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.

2014-07-17 16:13:25

Scientists may be able to entomb the malaria parasite in a prison of its own making.

2014-07-02 10:26:26

Melbourne researchers are homing in on a new target for malaria treatment, after developing a compound that blocks the action of a key ‘gatekeeper’ enzyme essential for malaria parasite survival.

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

2014-04-29 20:27:40

ROCKVILLE, Md., April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Biotechnology company Sanaria Inc.( )aims to raise at least $250,000 in 30 days on

2014-04-18 12:07:29

Children in Mali (and many other regions where malaria is common) are infected with malaria parasites more than 100 times a year, but they get sick with malaria fever only a few times.

2014-04-07 13:34:30

A research team led by a cell biologist at the University of California, Riverside has generated a 3D model of the human malaria parasite genome at three different stages in the parasite's life cycle — the first time such 3D architecture has been generated during the progression of the life cycle of a parasite.


Word of the Day
marcescent
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.
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