New rapid molecular tool reveals parasites that escape malaria testsThursday 7 May 2020
A new study conducted by researchers from the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, in collaboration with international partners, shows the development of a rapid quantitative PCR to de
Namibian trial finds smart interventions reduce malaria transmission by 75%Saturday 25 April 2020
To date, the World Health Organisation has certified 38 countries and territories malaria-free.
Optimising Seasonal Malaria Chemoprevention across AfricaSaturday 25 April 2020
We are very excited to announce the launch of a new project, led by Prof Paul Millgan, Dr Susana Scott and Dr Matt Cairns: OPT-SMC: implementation research to optimise delivery and effectiveness of
What’s the deal with Chloroquine? Read our expert viewMonday 30 March 2020
Much interest has emerged recently about the potential role that chloroquine, a well-known anti-malarial agent, may play in the treatment of the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2), the causative agent
Protecting against future threats: A novel molecular barcode to track Plasmodium vivax malariaThursday 20 February 2020
WHO World Malaria Report 2019Wednesday 4 December 2019
Mortality continues to decrease, with an estimated 405,000 deaths in 2018, compared to 416,000 in 2017.
Biting back – could two new compounds slow mosquitoes’ resistance to insecticides?Monday 25 November 2019
Globally, malaria deaths halved between 2000 and 2015. This was primarily achieved through the mass distribution of insecticide-treated bed nets.
Anniversary feature #9 | Innovative approaches to evaluate the hidden burden of malariaSunday 1 September 2019
WHO eradication report and parasite resistance in Africa studies – expert commentFriday 23 August 2019
GM fungus rapidly kills malaria mosquitoes – expert commentFriday 31 May 2019
The research involved a team from the University of Maryland and Burkina Faso conducting the first outside-of-a-laboratory trial of a transgenic method for combating malaria.