Malaria Newswire (Page 11)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Malaria. (Page 11)

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  1. Elekta striving to build radiation therapy infrastructures and save...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Medical News

    In Africa, cancer kills more people than HIV/AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis combined. Approximately 40 percent of cancer cases can be prevented and 40 percent can be cured with the right treatment.

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  2. [Reports] Prime-boost vaccination with chimpanzee adenovirus and...Read the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | Science

    Protective immunity to the liver stage of the malaria parasite can be conferred by vaccine-induced T cells, but no subunit vaccination approach based on cellular immunity has shown efficacy in field studies. We randomly allocated 121 healthy adult male volunteers in Kilifi, Kenya, to vaccination with the recombinant viral vectors chimpanzee adenovirus 63 and modified vaccinia Ankara , both encoding the malaria peptide sequence ME-TRAP , or to vaccination with rabies vaccine as a control.

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  3. Elton John, Rick Warren Testify in Senate Hearing on Global HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | POZ

    ... U.S. State Department; Mark Dybul, MD, the executive director of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria; Sir Elton John, the founder of the Elton John AIDS Foundation; and Rick Warren, D.Min, the pastor of Saddleback Church. ...

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  4. Improved cookstoves offer more than reduced carbon emissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | AlertNet

    ... put into perspective the numbers are much higher than annual deaths resulting from HIV and AIDS (1.6 million) and malaria (627,000) combined. In Kenya, for every one million people, 400-600 are likely to die from respiratory illnesses related to ...

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  5. Elton John to Congress: Stigma is greatest threat to stopping AIDS for goodRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | Washington Times

    ... eared before Congress to testify in support of a global-health fund that fights poverty and diseases like AIDS and malaria abroad. Mr. Graham said the fund is a great use of federal dollars but is under threat by so-called sequester caps on spending.

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  6. "Window of Opportunity"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | POZ

    ... like Botswana, Tanzania, Kenya, and Uganda. Congress' strong support for the Global Fund for AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria has enabled it to generate investments from governments and corporations worldwide and leverage $2 for every $1 invested by ...

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  7. Akers Biosciences, Inc. (AKER) - Medical Equipment - Deals and...Read the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | PR-inside.com

    The company develops proprietary in vitro diagnostic technologies. Its products include BreathScan, CHUBE, METRON, PIFA PLUSS PF4, tri-cholesterol, IFA Chlamydia, PIFA Dengue Fever, PIFA Malaria, PIFA Syphilis, and others.

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  8. New Study: Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative - Pharmaceuticals...Read the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | PR-inside.com

    ... NECT, SSG&PM and pediatric benznidazole. DNDi's ASAQ is a fixed dose combination of artesunate and amodiaquine for malaria treatment; and ASMQ is a fixed dose combination of artesunate and mefloquine for the treatment of malaria. The company offers ...

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  9. Barriers to the effective treatment and prevention of malaria in...Read the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | CiteULike

    ... citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. In Africa, an estimated 300-500 million cases of malaria occur each year resulting in approximately 1 million deaths. More than 90% of these are in children under 5 years of age. To ...

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  10. Book review: 'Getting Schooled, the Reeducation of an American Teacher' by Garret KeizerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | North County Public Radio

    ... just about eliminated class discussions," one colleague noted, as though class discussions were a rare form of malaria. In lieu of verbal exchanges, his students record their comments on something called Moodle, sitting shoulder to shoulder at their ...

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  11. How did Rwanda save 590,000 children?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Newsday

    ... of reduction of maternal mortality, child mortality, and began to see progress in 2005. "We had four top killers - malaria, diarrhoea, pneumonia, and malnutrition - diseases which can be treated by simple intervention. So we selected 45,000 ...

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  12. NGO embarks on education programme on malariaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Ghanamma.com

    Takoradi April 28, GNA - Hope for Future Generations, a non-governmental organisation , has launched a malaria education programme for children in deprived communities in eight regions of the country. Mr Emmanuel Nuworzah, a volunteer of the organisation, who made this known in Takoradi, listed the regions as the Volta, Western, Greater Accra, Eastern, Brong- Ahafo, Upper West, Upper East and Northern.

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  13. The Lilly Family Philanthropists, Part IRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Examiner.com

    ... away fighting in the American Civil War. His pregnant mother died in 1866 when he and his parents were stricken with malaria while his father was running a plantation in Mississippi. For a time, he was raised by his grandparents. In 1869, Col. Lilly ...

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  14. C. difficile rates highest in Northeast region, spring seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... given the high burden of these sexually transmitted ... Data from southeast Asia-where artemisinin-resistant malaria strains were first detected-broadly support WHO's 'working definition' for artemisinin resistance, but the currently used ...

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  15. Seattle BioMed Rebrands As Center For Infectious Disease ResearchRead the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | BioSpace

    ... scientific advancements in the development of vaccines, drugs and diagnostics to treat and prevent HIV/AIDS, malaria, tuberculosis and other emerging and neglected diseases. "Our 250 scientists and staff work tirelessly every day to make scientific ...

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  16. Scientists confirm impact of submicroscopic malarial infections during pregnancyRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | Science Daily

    ... study conducted in Benin by researchers from IRD and the Centre for study and research on pregnancy associated malaria and infancy (CERPAGE, Benin) confirms the harmful impact of submicroscopic malarial infections during pregnancy. These ...

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  17. No single cut-off for parasite half-life can define artemisinin-resistant malariaRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Science Daily

    Data from southeast Asia -- where artemisinin-resistant malaria strains were first detected -- broadly support WHO's 'working definition' for artemisinin resistance, but the currently used definitions require important refinements, according to a new study. Data from southeast Asia -- where artemisinin-resistant malaria strains were first detected -- broadly support WHO's 'working definition' for artemisinin resistance, but the currently used definitions require important refinements, according to a study by Lisa White and colleagues, from Mahidol University in Bangkok, Thailand, published this week in PLOS Medicine .

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  18. Lack of safe surgery, anesthesia cause a third of deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The Globe and Mail

    Five billion people worldwide do not have access to safe surgery and anesthesia, more than double previous estimates, resulting in more deaths than malaria, AIDS and tuberculosis combined, the Lancet Commission on Global Surgery said. Five billion people worldwide do not have access to safe surgery and anesthesia, more than double previous estimates, resulting in more deaths than malaria, AIDS and tuberculosis combined, the Lancet Commission on Global Surgery said.

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  19. Vaccines & Viruses: Weaker vaccine caused whooping cough outbreaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | World Magazine

    ... throughout the United States. He said booster shots could help increase the acellular vaccine's protective effect. Malaria milestone. A new GlaxoSmithKline vaccine against malaria, recently tested among children and infants in seven African ...

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  20. One Doctor's Quest to Save the World With DataRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Wired

    In Rwanda, people have to deal with all kinds of threats to their health: malaria, HIV/AIDS, severe diarrhea. But in late 2012, Agnes Binagwaho, Rwanda's Minister of Health, realized her country's key health enemy was something far more innocuous .

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