Vaccine Needed as Malaria Resistance Builds

Updated: Mon 14 Oct, 03:06 am

Scientists have presented the results of a clinical trial on a malaria vaccine which shows promising results, as the parasite becomes increasingly resistant to existing drugs. read more »

Malaria - Keeping a Crafty Killer on the Run

Updated: Fri 26 Apr, 04:52 am 2013

Imagine that snake attacks were killing a person a minute. Or that it was dogs, or foxes or chickens that were killing three-quarters of a million people a year. Envision the non-stop media coverage - … read more »

Scanner May Reshape Malaria Testing

Updated: Thu 2 Jan, 08:03 am

Malaria testing requires expensive equipment and skilled technicians which are often not available in resource-poor settings. read more »