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Nanotechnology Against Malaria Parasites Could Lead To

Nanotechnology Against Malaria Parasites Could Lead To Treatment, Vaccination Strategies

Provided by University of Basel Malaria parasites invade human red blood cells, they then disrupt them and infect others. Researchers at the University of Basel and the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute have now developed so-called...

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2014-12-05 19:08:14

Researchers at Vanderbilt University's School of Engineering are developing a new, simple diagnostic test for malaria-affected regions.

2014-12-05 16:23:52

An international research collaborative led by St.

2014-09-16 04:22:16

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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 16:18:03

State-of-the-art military hardware could soon fight malaria, one of the most deadly diseases on the planet.

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.

Mosquitoes Found To Have An Aromatic Attraction To Malaria Hosts
2014-07-01 10:22:26

A new study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences has found that the parasite responsible for Malaria alters the scent of its mammalian host, causing it to become more attractive to the mosquitoes that spread the disease from host to host.

2014-06-10 12:27:25

New Insight into How Malaria Parasites Perturb Flow, Turning Infected Cells into Sticky Capillary Cloggers, May Lead to New and Better Treatments WASHINGTON, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/


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