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  1. 14th CSH Soldiers deploy to West AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | The Bayonet

    ... went through extensive training not only concerning the Ebola virus, but also other African diseases such as malaria. The unit also went to Miami to participate in trauma training. "We are absolutely prepared, not only to take care of non-battle ...

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  2. A Genomic Portrait of Haplotype Diversity and Signatures of Selection ...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... for selection, were associated with southern African-specific high-risk, mostly communicable diseases, such as malaria, influenza, tuberculosis, and human immunodeficiency virus/AIDs. This observation suggests a potentially important role that these ...

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  3. Soldiers back from Ebola fightRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Coastal Courier

    ... to checking their temperature twice a day and ensuring each soldier took his malarone, which is used to prevent malaria. Because they had very limited access to Liberian people, he said the soldiers were at a greater risk for malaria than Ebola. ...

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  4. HIV patients experience better kidney transplant outcomes than hepatitis c patientsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Science Daily

    ... have uncovered the unique mechanism of a powerful natural product with wide-ranging antifungal, antibacterial, anti-malaria and anti-cancer effects. The work sheds light on the natural Neuroscientists are taking inspiration from natural motor ...

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  5. Kew Beach to star on Rick Mercer ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Beach Metro Community News

    Students at Kew Beach Junior Public School had fun with Rick Mercer on March 23, who dropped by to congratulate them for raising $8,000 toward Plan Canada's Spread the Net Student Challenge. Kew's contribution, the most of any elementary school in Canada, will be used to buy over 700 anti-malaria nets, each of which can keep a child safe from the mosquito-borne disease for three years.

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  6. Chinese Pharma: A Global Health Game Changer?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CFR.org

    ... the developed world. APIs from China have also been essential in the fight against major infectious diseases such as malaria and avian flu. Until recently, China had been the primary supplier of shikimic acid, the base ingredient in the antiviral ...

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  7. Presby University And Breast Care International Collaborate On Breast Cancer AwarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    ... body's women commission in Akropong. "People do not accept the fact that breast cancer is a normal disease like malaria, but they associate it with the devil. Coupled with some pastors who also preach that you cannot get such a disease unless you ...

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  8. Scripps Florida Scientists Reveal Unique Mechanism of Natural Product ...Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute have uncovered the unique mechanism of a powerful natural product with wide-ranging antifungal, antibacterial, anti-malaria and anti-cancer effects. The new study, published online ahead of print by the journal Nature Communications , sheds light on the natural small molecule known as borrelidin.

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  9. Scientists find clues into cognitive dysfunction in chronic fatigue syndromeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Science Daily

    ... have uncovered the unique mechanism of a powerful natural product with wide-ranging antifungal, antibacterial, anti-malaria and anti-cancer effects. The work sheds light on the natural Neuroscientists are taking inspiration from natural motor ...

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  10. Unique mechanism of natural product with powerful antimicrobial action revealedRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Science Daily

    Scientists have uncovered the unique mechanism of a powerful natural product with wide-ranging antifungal, antibacterial, anti-malaria and anti-cancer effects. The work sheds light on the natural small molecule known as borrelidin.

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  11. 03.31.15 -- FDA News Roundup: Merck, Actavis, Vertex, And MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Pharmaceutical Online

    ... method for the vaporization of the hydrogen peroxide and its dosage control is presented. A client needed to move malaria-infected mosquitoes across the United States as part of a clinical trial for a new malaria vaccine. Mosquitoes, particularly ...

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  12. Impact of Domestic Violence on Women's Mental HealthRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2012 | Science Daily

    ... have uncovered the unique mechanism of a powerful natural product with wide-ranging antifungal, antibacterial, anti-malaria and anti-cancer effects.

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  13. New study sheds light on natural small molecule with antimicrobial effectsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Medical News

    Scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute have uncovered the unique mechanism of a powerful natural product with wide-ranging antifungal, antibacterial, anti-malaria and anti-cancer effects. The new study, published online ahead of print by the journal Nature Communications , sheds light on the natural small molecule known as borrelidin.

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  14. Sitata Passes Major Milestone With 10,000 Travel Alerts That Keep Travelers SafeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... identify the exact locations where outbreaks of infectious disease, such as dengue fever, chikungunya, measles, malaria, hand, foot and mouth disease, and other infectious diseases that can affect the health of the traveller, are occurring. Sitata's ...

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  15. Researchers master gene editing technique in mosquito that transmits deadly diseasesRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    ... apply the same technique to study additional organisms, such as agricultural pests or mosquitoes that carry malaria . "Before starting this project, we thought it would be difficult to modify many genes in the mosquito genome in a lab setting" ...

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  16. The effect of dosing strategies on the therapeutic efficacy of...Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | BioMed Central

    Background Artesunate-amodiaquine is one of the most widely used artemisinin-based combination therapies to treat uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Africa. We investigated the impact of different dosing strategies on the efficacy of this combination for the treatment of falciparum malaria.

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  17. Observing in real time the evolution of artemisinin resistance in Plasmodium falciparumRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | BioMed Central

    ... to become fixed, and resistant pathogens will spread widely. Artemisinins are currently used worldwide to treat malaria caused by Plasmodium falciparum , but parasite response has diminished rapidly in the Mekong region of Southeast Asia. Should ...

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  18. Director of malaria initiative to speak at UGARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Athens Banner-Herald

    U.S. Global Malaria Coordinator Admiral Timothy Ziemer will speak at the University of Georgia this month as part of the CAES Spring Showcase, a celebration of agricultural and environmental sciences at the university. Ziemer leads the President's Malaria Initiative , a government program to combat malaria worldwide led by the U.S. Agency for International Development and implemented with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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  19. Tennessee Department of Health warns of chikungunya virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... loose and light clothing. These tactics also can ward off other diseases carried by mosquitoes, such as dengue, malaria and West Nile virus. There are 49 different mosquito species in the Tennessee Valley. Most of them are nuisance mosquitoes; ...

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  20. Prof wants to neuter mosquitoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The London Free Press

    ... could show that it works. Once proven, the program could be used to control the populations of mosquitoes that carry malaria and dengue fever in other countries, Whyard said. "It's great in theory and if we lived on an island, it may work," said ...

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