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Controlling Deadly Malaria Without Chemicals

Scientists have finally found malaria’s Achilles’ heel, a neurotoxin that isn’t harmful to any living thing except Anopheles mosquitoes that spread malaria.
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Virginia Tech Mosquito Research Provides Hope for Malaria Control

According to the World malaria report 2018 from the World Health Organization, there were 219 million cases of malaria worldwide with 435,000 deaths in...
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Immune Cell Variations Contribute to Malaria Severity

At least 250 million people are infected with malaria every year, and about half a million of those die from the disease. A new...
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AI ‘Scientist’ Finds That Toothpaste Ingredient May Help Fight Drug-Resistant Malaria

An ingredient commonly found in toothpaste could be employed as an anti-malarial drug against strains of malaria parasite that have grown resistant to one...
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Research Highlights Role of Molecule That Directs Immune Response in Cases...

A fierce war begins raging in the human organism only days after a bite by a mosquito of the genus Anopheles infected with Plasmodium,...
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Researchers Map Druggable Genomic Targets in Evolving Malaria Parasite

Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine and Penn State, with a consortium of colleagues across the country and around the...
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New Research Agenda for Malaria Elimination and Eradication

Two Penn State researchers have participated in the formulation of a new updated research agenda for global malaria elimination and eradication. Together with more...
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Could Deer Hold Clues About the Link Between Malaria Resistance and...

The scientists from Imperial College London say although their research is in its early stages, it shows promise that certain species of deer might...
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Researchers Isolate Biting, Non-Biting Genes in Pitcher Plant Mosquitoes

Mosquito bites can be an itchy nuisance but they can also be deadly. Diseases such as malaria, Dengue fever and West Nile virus can...
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IU Researchers Identify Way to Block Malaria-Causing Parasites’

Indiana University School of Medicine researchers have identified a way to block the ability of parasites that cause malaria to shield themselves against drug...
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Turning Pathogens Against Each Other to Prevent Drug Resistance

Limiting a much-needed resource could pit pathogens against one another and prevent the emergence of drug resistance. New research demonstrates that harnessing competition among...
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Birth Control for Parasites: Researchers Reveal New Vaccine Target for Malaria

Malaria, a disease caused by the transfer of the Plasmodium parasite from certain mosquitos to humans, is responsible for 429,000 deaths every year according...
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Scientists Discover How Malaria Tricks the Immune System

Global efforts to eradicate malaria depend on our ability to outsmart the malaria parasite, but Plasmodium falciparum is notoriously clever. It is quick to...
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Largest Genetic Study of Mosquitoes Reveals Spread of Insecticide Resistance Across...

The largest-ever genetic study of mosquitoes reveals the movement of insecticide resistance between different regions of Africa and finds several rapidly evolving insecticide resistance...
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A Structural Clue to Attacking Malaria’s ‘Achilles Heel’

Researchers from The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) and PATH’s Malaria Vaccine Initiative (MVI) have shed light on how the human immune system recognizes the...
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Discovery May Combat Harmful Effects of Malaria in Pregnancy

Infection during pregnancy by the parasite that causes malaria can not only increase the risk of a miscarriage or premature birth but also impair...
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NIH Study Identifies New Targets for Anti-Malaria Drugs

The deadliest malaria parasite needs two proteins to infect red blood cells and exit the cells after it multiplies, a finding that may provide...
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Key Malaria Parasite Findings Could Lead to New Treatments

Sebastian Nasamu, an MD/PhD student at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, battled successive bouts of malaria as a child growing up...
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Five New Malaria Targets That Could Lead to an Effective Vaccine

In the largest study of its kind, five new malaria vaccine targets have been discovered by scientists at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute and...
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Malaria Parasite in the Americas Is More Genetically Diverse than Previously...

The populations found in the Americas of Plasmodium vivax, one of the main human malaria parasites, are as genetically diverse as those found in...