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Malaria

Malaria is a vector-borne infectious disease caused by protozoan parasites. It is widespread in tropical and subtropical regions, including parts of the Americas, Asia, and Africa. Malaria is one of the most common infectious diseases and an enormous public health problem.

 

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Malaria Resistant to First Line Drugs Spreading in Asia
Malaria that is resistant to two first-line antimalarial drugs was found to be spreading rapidly from Cambodia to neighbouring countries in Southeast .....
How Mosquito Fights Off the Malaria Parasite Explained
How mosquitoes fight off parasites that cause malaria, a tropical disease that affect millions of people every year, was explained by Iowa State Unive.....
Botox Cousin can Decrease Malaria in an Environmentally Friendly Way
New environment-friendly toxin belonging to botox family selectively target mosquitoes and could help reduce malaria. The findings of the study are pu.....
Malaria Hijacks Your Genes to Invade Your Liver, Says Study
More than 100 human genes that malaria parasites commandeer to take up residence inside their victim's liver during the 'silent' earlier stages of inf.....
New Tool to Fight Malaria Identified
Malaria's Achilles' heel, a neurotoxin that isn't harmful to any living thing except Anopheles mosquitoes that spread malaria has been discovered by s.....


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