New malaria vaccine is undergoing Phase 1 trials but current results show it provides strong and long-lasting protection

New malaria vaccine is undergoing Phase 1 trials but current results show it provides strong and long-lasting protection

The Sanaria vaccine, called PfSPZ, combines live malaria parasites with one of two existing antimala...
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Hidden malaria life cycle discovered in the spleen

Hidden malaria life cycle discovered in the spleen

Groundbreaking studies published today in the New ...
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Malaria cases surge in Zimbabwe during coronavirus fight

Malaria cases surge in Zimbabwe during coronavirus fight

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Already battling to cont...
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UN: More than 7 million malaria cases in Burundi outbreak

UN: More than 7 million malaria cases in Burundi outbreak

The World Health Organization says more than 7 mil...
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Genome mining reveals novel production pathway for promising malaria treatment

Genome mining reveals novel production pathway for promising malaria treatment

Microbes are well-known among biologists as master...
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Genes tell the story of how the Asian tiger mosquito spread

Genes tell the story of how the Asian tiger mosquito spread

Over the last 40 years, the Asian tiger mosquito, ...
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Keeping parasites from sticking to mosquito guts could block disease transmission

Keeping parasites from sticking to mosquito guts could block disease transmission

A group of microorganisms known as kinetoplastids ...
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Study: ‘Post-normal’ science requires unorthodox communication strategies

Study: ‘Post-normal’ science requires unorthodox communication strategies

Proposals to fight malaria by “driving&#8221...
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Parasites from patients with cerebral malaria stick preferentially in their brains

Parasites from patients with cerebral malaria stick preferentially in their brains

A team at LSTM with their collaborators in Malawi ...
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