Syndicate content

Malaria

New tool can track resistant malaria at unprecedented speed and detail

Scientists have discovered a smart way to monitor the spread of resistant malaria parasites.

Proteins in the brain protect against cerebral malaria

Proteins in the brain called water channels are shown to be important for surviving malaria. This may lead to entirely new medicines for a disease which takes hundreds of thousands of lives every year.

Forecasting Malaria

A new model for forecasting malaria epidemics is developed by researchers from Ethiopia and Norway.