Pathogens, Public Health, & Political Will: Why Sustained Leadership is Critical
Two decades of investments in malaria so far have saved a staggering 7.6 million lives and prevented 1.5 billion malaria cases. But progress plateaued by the end of 2019 with political will and funding declining. Credit: Mercedes Sayagues/IPSBy Joy Phumaphi and Sarthak DasApr 23 2021 (IPS) The occasion of World Malaria Day amidst a global pandemic warrants an examination of the intersection between our decades long battle against the world’s oldest known fever and the newest known pathogen fueling a global pandemic. In our estimation, one theme is abundantly clear: effective management of COVID-19 through coherent pu...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 23, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Joy Phumaphi and Sarthak Das Tags: Africa Asia-Pacific Headlines Health Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Malaria Source Type: news

On World Malaria Day, We Must Step Up Efforts to Combat Malaria
Distribution of mosquito nets in Kadiolo, region of Sikasso, Mali June 2020. Credit: PSI, A US based NGO. The UN commemorates World Malaria Day on Sunday April 25. By Hervé VerhooselGENEVA, Apr 23 2021 (IPS) Despite its 229 million cases and 409,000 deaths in 2019, malaria is an overlooked epidemic. The emergence of COVID-19 has thrown health systems into disarray and forced countries to shift their focus from malaria to the pandemic response, threatening to reverse 20 years of malaria gains. Now, as we enter the second year of the pandemic, the global response to COVID-19 must not come at the expense of progress a...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 23, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Herve Verhoosel Tags: Aid Development & Aid Featured Global Global Governance Headlines Health Human Rights Population Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Malaria vaccine trial raises hopes of beating disease
Jab developed by University of Oxford team proves 77% effective in Burkina Faso mid-stage tests (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - April 23, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Nigeria: Nigeria Misses Out As WHO Selects 25 Countries for Malaria Elimination Initiative
[Leadership] Ahead of World Malaria Day 2021, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has launched a new initiative to halt ma-laria transmission in 25 more countries by 2025. (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - April 23, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Malaria vaccine becomes first to achieve WHO-specified 75% efficacy goal
(University of Oxford) * High-level vaccine efficacy of 77% in African children achieve WHO-specified efficacy goal of 75%* Vaccine, trialled in 450 children, shows favourable safety profile and was well-tolerated* Vaccine candidate, R21/Matrix-M, has excellent potential for large-scale manufacturing and low-cost supply (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 23, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: Change Generation, Today's Youth Are the Generation That Will End Malaria
[This Day] Throughout history, Malaria has affected every country in the world. However, the highest prevalence of the world's malaria cases and deaths are now occurring in sub-Saharan Africa. (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - April 22, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Collaboration with Johnson & Johnson Innovation to jump-start search for new malaria drugs
(Walter and Eliza Hall Institute) Potential new antimalarial drug candidates are being developed through an extended drug-discovery collaboration between Australian medical research institute WEHI and Janssen Pharmaceutica NV. The collaboration was facilitated by Johnson& Johnson Innovation. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - April 22, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Malaria Resistant to Artemisinin Emerging in Africa Malaria Resistant to Artemisinin Emerging in Africa
Artemisinin resistance has long plagued the Mekong Delta, but the drug remains critical for treating malaria in Africa.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - April 21, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Nigeria: Rainfall - Kwara Govt to Begin Seasonal Malaria Chemoprevention
[Vanguard] The Kwara Government says the state will begin Seasonal Malaria Chemoprevention during the rainy season when malaria disease is at its peak. (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - April 21, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Rwanda: Rwanda to Continue Using Coartem to Treat Malaria - - Rbc
[New Times] Although one component of coartem, a drug used to treat malaria is weakening, there are no plans to discontinue its use because its effectiveness is currently undisputable. (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - April 20, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Rwanda: Rwanda to Continue Using Coartem to Treat Malaria - RBC
[New Times] Although one component of coartem, a drug used to treat malaria is weakening, there are no plans to discontinue its use because its effectiveness is currently undisputable. (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - April 20, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Malawi: MP Thoko Tembo Joins Malaria Fight in Neno - to Distribute K1.5m Worth of Mosquito Nets
[Nyasa Times] Member of Parliament (MP) for Neno North, Thoko Tembo, has joined forces with Parent and Child Health Initiative (PACHI) in addressing gaps in malaria fight and provision of primary healthcare in Neno district. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 19, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Rwanda: Rwanda to Continue Using Coartem to Treat Malaria - RBC
[New Times] Although one component of coartem, a drug used to treat malaria is weakening, there are no plans to discontinue its use because its effectiveness is currently undisputable. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 19, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Covid: trial to study effect of immune system on reinfection
Oxford scientists will track whether participants are reinfected when re-exposed to coronavirusCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe immune response needed to protect people against reinfection with the coronavirus will be explored in a new human challenge trial, researchers have revealed.Human challenge trials involve deliberately exposing healthy people to a disease-causing organism in a carefully controlled manner, and have proved valuable in understanding and tackling myriad conditions from malaria to tuberculosis and gonorrhoea.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 19, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Nicola Davis Science correspondent Tags: Medical research Coronavirus Infectious diseases Microbiology Science University of Oxford UK news Source Type: news

Africa: Scientists Protest Exclusion From Malaria Fund
[Nation] African scientists have protested a global health funding imbalance following an announcement of a $30 million (about Sh3.2 billion) grant allocated to foreign research firms to conduct malaria research in Africa. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 19, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: What Nigeria Must Do to Eradicate Malaria - Experts
[Premium Times] Malaria is endemic in Nigeria with about 53 million cases annually (one in four residents) and 81,640 deaths annually (nine deaths per hour) from the disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - April 18, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Uganda: Malaria Cases Drop By 15 Per Cent in Lira
[Monitor] By Charity Akullo (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - April 15, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Neglected tropical diseases are the landmines of global health | Albert Picado and John H Amuasi
They are 20 disparate diseases that, like mines, unduly affect the world ’s poorest people. Now there’s a plan to eradicate them by 2030In January the World Health Organization launched anew strategy for eradicating neglected tropical diseases, boldly setting targets to eliminate 20 of them by 2030.But what are neglected tropical diseases (NTDs)? There is no easy answer. The concept was first proposed in the early 2000s to bring to light a group of diseases that disproportionately affect poor people yet, despite their collective impact, do not attract as much attention as diseases such as HIV/Aids, malaria or t...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 14, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Albert Picado and John H Amuasi Tags: Global health Global development World Health Organization United Nations Infectious diseases Medical research World news Africa Asia Pacific Americas Science Society Source Type: news

The Lancet Infectious Diseases: First clinical evidence of drug-resistant malaria mutations gaining
(The Lancet) Study finds for the first time, in Africa, that mutations are associated with delayed clearance of the parasite among children with malaria treated with common Artemisinin-based combination therapies (ACTs). While drug efficacy remains high so far, authors call for increased monitoring in the region. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - April 14, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Simple genetic modification aims to stop mosquitoes spreading malaria
(eLife) Altering a mosquito's gut genes to make them spread antimalarial genes to the next generation of their species shows promise as an approach to curb malaria, suggests a preliminary study published today in eLife. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - April 13, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Tanzania: 'Kagera Successful in Anti-Malaria Campaign'
[Daily News] KAGERA Region has recorded impressive performance in the fight against malaria through various interventions, including distribution of Insecticide Treated Nets (ITN) to the people and other preventive measures, it has been disclosed. (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - April 12, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Ghana: Nationwide Anti-Malaria Campaign - 30 Million Mosquito Nets to Be Distributed From April
[Ghanaian Times] As part of the country's malaria pre-eradication drive, the Ghana Health Service (GHS) is to distribute 30 million Long-Lasting Insecticide Nets (LLINs) across the country. (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - April 9, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Job vacancies in evidence synthesis with Cochrane Infectious Diseases group - Liverpool, UK
Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine ’s Centre for Evidence Synthesis in Global Health has led developments in systematic reviews in tropical medicine and international health. In the 1990s, staff contributed to setting up Cochrane, and established theCochrane Infectious Diseases Group (CIDG). This is now recognised as one of Cochrane ’s premier groups, with over 150 Cochrane reviews and 600 authors, and is well-linked with the World Health Organization.Two job positions are currently being advertised with the Centre (Research Assistant and Clinical Research Associate in evidence synthesis)...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - April 8, 2021 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Purdue scientists use malaria expertise to track COVID-19 variants
(Purdue University) Giovanna Carpi's lab at Purdue University studies the genomics of infectious diseases to better understand how they spread. An assistant professor of biological sciences, she focuses her research primarily on malaria. With the onset of the pandemic, her lab pivoted to study the genomic epidemiology of SARS-CoV-2, the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19, including tracking variants. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - April 8, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Nigeria: Malaria - Experts Urge Nigeria to Prioritize Long-Lasting Insecticidal Nets
[Daily Trust] Experts in malaria intervention have advised the federal government and other stakeholders to prioritize quality long-lasting insecticidal nets (LLINs) to eliminate the disease in the country. (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - April 7, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Researchers explore the antimalarial properties of a little-known South American plant
(Natural News) Plasmodium falciparum is a protozoan parasite that’s known to cause malaria in humans. It infects certain species of mosquitoes (only females) from the genus Anopheles, which transmit the parasite through their bite. Among the Plasmodium species associated with the disease, P. falciparum is by far the deadliest. Malaria caused by this particular parasite is common in... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Women and Girls to the Front
This article was originally published in Forbes Africa.   Follow @IPSNewsUNBureau !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0],p=/^http:/.test(d.location)?'http':'https';if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src=p+'://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document, 'script', 'twitter-wjs');   The post Women and Girls to the Front appeared first on Inter Press Service. Excerpt: Gender Equality in STEM for a better tomorrow The post Women and Girls to the Front appeared first on Inter Press Service. (Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health)
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Siddharth Chatterjee and Ali Obaid Al Dhaheri Tags: Asia-Pacific Development & Aid Economy & Trade Education Gender Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies Inequity Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Women & Economy Source Type: news

Africa: Drawing The Line On Malaria
[allAfrica] A recent survey conducted by the RBM Partnership to End Malaria and Gallup International shows that African youth are determined to end malaria. Conducted across six countries - Kenya, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, and South Africa - the findings reveal that 9 in 10 youth in Africa believe that we can have an impact against the disease. These statistics come as light at a dark time in the malaria response due to the socioeconomic recession brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic. The pandemic has sw (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - April 6, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Thai National Charged with Fraudulently Selling Unapproved Chloroquine Phosphate as A Treatment for Covid-19
FDA OCI, Covid-19, Chinnapatr Chunhasomboon, Bangkok, Thailand, indictment, coronavirus, charges, chloroquine phosphate, treatment, malaria, mail fraud, wire fraud, unapproved, misbranded, Rx drugs, false statements, (Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases)
Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases - April 1, 2021 Category: Medical Law Authors: DOJ Source Type: news

Angola: U.S. Sets Aside U.S.$20 Million to Fight Malaria in Angola
[ANGOP] Luanda -- The ambassador of the United States of America (USA), Nina Maria Fite, said Wednesday in Luanda that her government has US$20 million available for the fight against malaria in Angola, in 2021. (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - April 1, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Mysteries of malaria infections deepen after human trial study
(University of Edinburgh) Scientists have discovered that tracking malaria as it develops in humans is a powerful way to detect how the malaria parasite causes a range of infection outcomes in its host.The study, found some remarkable differences in the way individuals respond to malaria and raises fresh questions in the quest to understand and defeat the deadly disease. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 30, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

'Mop up' malaria vaccine advances to trials in people
(University of Florida) University of Florida researcher Rhoel Dinglasan, Ph.D., was awarded $6 million today by the Global Health Innovative Technology Fund to test a new malaria vaccine in people. The process leading to a phase 1 clinical trial begins this April. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - March 30, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Nigeria: U.S., NLNG Sign MOU to Make Bonny Island Malaria-Free Zone
[This Day] The Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas Limited (NLNG) has signed a five-year Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with two United States Government development agencies to make Bonny Island malaria-free and achieve HIV epidemic control. (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - March 24, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Johnson & Johnson Announces Five Initiatives to Help Find the ‘Missing Millions’ of Undiagnosed People Living with Tuberculosis
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., 24 March 2021 – In recognition of World Tuberculosis (TB) Day, Johnson & Johnson today announced a series of new commitments and collaborations in support of global efforts to find and deliver care to the millions of adults and children living with TB who have not yet been diagnosed. Successfully identifying these people, especially those living with multidrug-resistant TB (MDR-TB), remains one of the most significant obstacles in achieving the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goal of ending TB by 2030. These initiatives—together with the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculos...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - March 24, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Our Company Source Type: news

Nigeria: Nigeria and Global Fund Launch New Grants to Fight HIV, TB and Malaria
[Global Fund] Abuja -- Nigeria and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria have launched three new grants to strengthen the fight against HIV, TB and malaria and build resilient and sustainable systems for health. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - March 24, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Disease outbreaks more likely in deforestation areas, study finds
Tree-planting can also increase health risks if it focuses too narrowly on small number of species, paper saysOutbreaks of infectious diseases are more likely in areas of deforestation and monoculture plantations, according to a study that suggests epidemics are likely to increase as biodiversity declines.Land use change is a significant factor in the emergence of zoonotic viruses such as Covid-19 and vector-borne ailments such as malaria, saysthe paper, published on Wednesday in Frontiers in Veterinary Science.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - March 24, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Jonathan Watts Tags: Deforestation Trees and forests Biodiversity Environment Infectious diseases Science World news Source Type: news

Uganda: Malaria Cases Soar As Busia Locals Misuse Mosquito Nets
[Monitor] Ms Josephine Nalukwago, a resident of Mawero in Busia Town, was excited after receiving treated mosquito nets distributed by the Ministry of Health under the Malaria Control Programme (MCP). (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - March 22, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Nigeria: Buhari Directs Effective Use of U.S.$890 Million Health Grant
[Leadership] President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Minister of Health to ensure effective utilisation of Global Fund's generous provision of $890 million, over the next three years, to support Nigeria's fight against HIV-AIDS, Tuberculosis (TB) and Malaria. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 19, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

New findings about immune system reaction to malaria and sickle cell disease
(University of Exeter) The researchers discovered that sugars called mannoses are expressed on the surfaces of both red blood cells infected with malarial parasites and also affected by sickle cell disease. The mannoses cause both infected cells and sickle cells to be eaten in the spleen.The team hope the findings will eventually help inform new treatments for malaria. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - March 19, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Africa: AUC Signs Memorandum of Understanding With UNAIDS for a Better Response to HIV/Aids
[African Union] For a more vital and stronger partnership for a better response to HIV/AIDS, the African Union Commission (AUC) signed an MoU with the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) to facilitate co-operation and collaboration between the two organizations to cooperate in all issues with regards to the HIV/AIDS epidemic, management and control, through harmonized and effective responses, in line with the catalytic framework to end HIV, TB and Malaria by 2030. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - March 18, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Bill Gates just received a $3.5 billion bailout from the Biden "stimulus" package
(Natural News) Tucked away inside the Democrats’ “American Rescue Plan” is a $3.5 billion handout for billionaire eugenicist Bill Gates. While tens of millions of Americans face job loss and eviction, the Microsoft co-founder is being given a massive cash infusion for his so-called “Global Fund to Fight Aids, Tuberculosis and Malaria.” Page 613 of... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Malaria Journal: One minute diagnostic found superior to standard tests for p. vivax malaria
(Whitecoat Strategies, LLC) Results of a clinical study conducted by researchers in Manaus, Brazil, show that the Gazelle ® Malaria test outperformed Rapid Diagnostic Tests (RDTs) and was nearly as accurate as more expensive and time-consuming expert microscopy in detecting Plasmodium vivax (P. vivax) malaria. The data was published Friday, March 12 in the Malaria Journal. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - March 14, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Kenya: Homa Bay Launches Fourth Phase of Indoor Spraying to Fight Malaria
[Nation] The Homa Bay County government has launched the fourth phase of indoor residual spraying (IRS) in a renewed fight against the spread of Malaria, an epidemic in the region. (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - March 11, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Burkina Faso: Burkina Faso and Global Fund Launch New Grants to Accelerate Progress Against HIV, TB and Malaria
[Global Fund] Ouagadougou -- Burkina Faso and the Global Fund strengthened their partnership by launching four new grants that move toward ending epidemics of HIV, tuberculosis, malaria and strengthen health systems with a focus on community health systems and data quality. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - March 10, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Africa: Seasonal Malaria Chemoprevention and Covid-19 - One Year On
[Malaria Consortium] Building on lessons from 2020 to safely implement the 2021 campaign (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - March 10, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Climate change could have direct consequences on malaria transmission in Africa
(Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal)) A study shows that the lower incidence of disease in the Ethiopian highlands at the turn of the century has a close connection with a temporary slowdown in global warming (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 10, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Namibia: Uphill Battle Against Malaria, TB
[Namibian] NAMIBIA has been facing an uphill battle with malaria and tuberculosis (TB) despite efforts to bring down the numbers. (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - March 9, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Five herbal medicines potent against tick-borne disease babesiosis in lab, says new study
(TellMed Strategies) Bay Area Lyme Foundation, a leading sponsor of Lyme disease research in the U.S., today announced the publication of new data finding that five herbal medicines had potent activity compared to commonly-used antibiotics in test tubes against Babesia duncani, a malaria-like parasite found on the West Coast of the U.S. that causes the disease babesiosis. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - March 9, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Deforestation's effects on malaria rates vary by time and distance
(eLife) Deforestation may cause an initial increase in malaria infections across Southeast Asia before leading to later decreases, a study published today in eLife suggests. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - March 9, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Ghana: Stakeholders Call for Hepatitis B, Malaria Testing Guidelines
[Ghanaian Times] Stakeholders at a Hepatitis B and Malaria (HEPMAL) workshop yesterday called for a National Testing Guidelines for the eradication of Hepatitis B and Malaria. (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - March 8, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news