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Kenya's Malaria Diagnosis Kits 'Not Functional'

12/7/2018
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The latest malaria news, in 60 seconds. The Ugandan Ministry of Health announces plans to use Rapid Diagnostic Kits to detect malaria, Kenyan governors say that medical equipment from state-owned 'Kemsa' is faulty and a married couple from Indonesia nearly recover from monkey malaria. More: www.fightmalaria.uk/MalariaMinute About us: Fight Malaria is a single source for all the information and educational resources you need to recognise the symptoms of malaria, learn more about the disease...

Duration:00:01:00

Gene-Editing Mosquito Plan Fails

11/30/2018
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The latest malaria news, in 60 seconds. Plans to use genetically modified mosquitoes to eliminate malaria have stalled after officials admit it didn’t work and a four-day mass drug administration is launched in Democratic Republic of Congo. More: www.fightmalaria.uk/MalariaMinute About us: Fight Malaria is a single source for all the information and educational resources you need to recognise the symptoms of malaria, learn more about the disease and prepare yourself to travel to...

Duration:00:00:55

Getting the Malaria Response 'Back on Track'

11/23/2018
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The latest malaria news, in 60 seconds. The World Health Organisation publishes annual 'World Malaria Report', highlighting progress towards eradication, Penny Mordaunt announces £27million injection into Unitaid and PMI shares their Malaria Operational Plans for 2019. More: www.fightmalaria.uk/MalariaMinute About us: Fight Malaria is a single source for all the information and educational resources you need to recognise the symptoms of malaria, learn more about the disease and prepare...

Duration:00:00:55

Malaria Minute | Friday 16th November

11/16/2018
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The latest malaria news, in 60 seconds. Iron deficiencies in African children could protect them from malaria, a UN biodiversity conference may impose a ban on the use of gene drives and North and South Korea will establish a joint response system for malaria and TB. More: www.fightmalaria.uk/MalariaMinute About us: Fight Malaria is a single source for all the information and educational resources you need to recognise the symptoms of malaria, learn more about the disease and prepare...

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Malaria Minute | Friday 9th November

11/9/2018
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The latest malaria news, in 60 seconds. Deforestation leads to a ten-fold increase of monkey malaria in Malaysia and malaria fights back with resistance to Chloroquine. More: www.fightmalaria.uk/MalariaMinute About us: Fight Malaria is a single source for all the information and educational resources you need to recognise the symptoms of malaria, learn more about the disease and prepare yourself to travel to malaria-endemic regions. Listen to the podcast: www.fightmalaria.co.uk/podcast...

Duration:00:00:56

Malaria Minute | Friday 2nd November

11/2/2018
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The latest malaria news, in 60 seconds. Study shows that dogs can smell malaria, Apple launches mosquito emoji in iOS 12.1 and Karine Le Roch receives $6.6 million in funding to research therapeutic strategies for malaria. More: www.fightmalaria.uk/MalariaMinute About us: Fight Malaria is a single source for all the information and educational resources you need to recognise the symptoms of malaria, learn more about the disease and prepare yourself to travel to malaria-endemic regions....

Duration:00:00:57

Malaria Minute | Friday 26th October

10/26/2018
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The latest malaria news, in 60 seconds. Researchers photograph antibodies working together to bind to malaria, activists campaign against the release of genetically modified mosquitoes and Joan Nalubega, 21, wins $12,500 for her mosquito soap company. More: www.fightmalaria.uk/MalariaMinute About us: Fight Malaria is a single source for all the information and educational resources you need to recognise the symptoms of malaria, learn more about the disease and prepare yourself to travel to...

Duration:00:00:57

Malaria Minute | Friday 19th October

10/19/2018
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The latest malaria news, in 60 seconds. Researchers explore how malaria affects those with Ebola, mosquito traps that mimic humans prove effective in collecting malaria vectors and Salisbury Rugby Club take over the city's Nando's to raise money for "Buzz Off" - the restaurant's malaria campaign. More: www.fightmalaria.uk/MalariaMinute About us: Fight Malaria is a single source for all the information and educational resources you need to recognise the symptoms of malaria, learn more about...

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Malaria Minute | Friday 12th October

10/12/2018
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The latest malaria news, in 60 seconds. Uganda sees 50% drop in malaria deaths, the University of Otago cultures monkey malaria and scientists explore how to prevent infected humans from passing malaria onto mosquitoes using TBVs. More: www.fightmalaria.uk/MalariaMinute About us: Fight Malaria is a single source for all the information and educational resources you need to recognise the symptoms of malaria, learn more about the disease and prepare yourself to travel to malaria-endemic...

Duration:00:00:57

Malaria Minute | Friday 5th October

10/5/2018
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The latest malaria news, in 60 seconds. Doctors Without Borders employee removed from a malaria program in Niger, Japanese company launch the world's first 'mosquito repellent paint' and avian malaria results in a UK zoo using plastic models instead of penguins. More: www.fightmalaria.uk/MalariaMinute About us: Fight Malaria is a single source for all the information and educational resources you need to recognise the symptoms of malaria, learn more about the disease and prepare yourself to...

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Malaria Minute | Friday 28th September

9/28/2018
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The latest malaria news, in 60 seconds. WHO deploys 4,000 volunteers to tackle malaria in Borno, Imperial College London use gene-editing to block the reproductive abilities of mosquitoes and researchers boost the immune response to malaria. More: www.fightmalaria.uk/MalariaMinute About us: Fight Malaria is a single source for all the information and educational resources you need to recognise the symptoms of malaria, learn more about the disease and prepare yourself to travel to...

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Malaria Minute | Friday 21st September

9/21/2018
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The latest malaria news, in 60 seconds. Nando's launches malaria bracelets, researchers discover that cancer therapies can help overcome malaria drug resistance and malaria takes a hold on earthquake-hit Lombok. More: www.fightmalaria.uk/MalariaMinute About us: Fight Malaria is a single source for all the information and educational resources you need to recognise the symptoms of malaria, learn more about the disease and prepare yourself to travel to malaria-endemic regions. Listen to the...

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Malaria Minute | Friday 14th September

9/15/2018
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The latest malaria news, in 60 seconds. Vaccines against malaria, HIV and Tuberculosis 'unlikely' unless funding triples, an investigational drug developed by Portland State University to go through clinical trials and 10,000 genetically modified mosquitoes are due to be set free in Africa. More: www.fightmalaria.uk/MalariaMinute About us: Fight Malaria is a single source for all the information and educational resources you need to recognise the symptoms of malaria, learn more about the...

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Malaria Minute | Friday 7th September

9/7/2018
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The latest malaria news, in 60 seconds. BBC journalist and 5 Live presenter, Rachael Bland, dies at the age of 40 and the 'wonder therapy' for cancer to become available on the NHS - we speak to an expert working on similar therapies for malaria. More: www.fightmalaria.uk/MalariaMinute About us: Fight Malaria is a single source for all the information and educational resources you need to recognise the symptoms of malaria, learn more about the disease and prepare yourself to travel to...

Duration:00:00:56

Malaria Minute | Friday 31st August

8/31/2018
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The latest malaria news, in 60 seconds. The FDA approves Arakoda for the prophylaxis of malaria in adults, the Australian Senate investigates the use of Tafenoquine and Mefloquine in conflict and the bike project in Zambia reducing malaria deaths by 96%. More: www.fightmalaria.uk/MalariaMinute About us: Fight Malaria is a single source for all the information and educational resources you need to recognise the symptoms of malaria, learn more about the disease and prepare yourself to travel...

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Malaria Minute | Friday 24th August

8/24/2018
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The latest malaria news, in 60 seconds. Celebrations take place to recognise the work of Sir Ronald Ross on World Mosquito Day, the UK International Development Secretary, Penny Mordaunt, threatens to halt £1.5bn of aid money if there is a no-deal Brexit and bloodless malaria testing could become a reality. More: www.fightmalaria.uk/MalariaMinute About us: Fight Malaria is a single source for all the information and educational resources you need to recognise the symptoms of malaria, learn...

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Malaria Minute | Friday 17th August

8/17/2018
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The latest malaria news, in 60 seconds. Tory MP Andrea Jenkyns visits Kenya with Malaria No More UK, radio saved a child's life from malaria in Burkina Faso and an online petition calls for veteran suicides to be specified in coronary lists. More: www.fightmalaria.uk/MalariaMinute About us: Fight Malaria is a single source for all the information and educational resources you need to recognise the symptoms of malaria, learn more about the disease and prepare yourself to travel to...

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Malaria Minute | Friday 10th August

8/10/2018
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The latest malaria news, in 60 seconds. Research offers hope for more effective malaria therapy, cases of malaria continue to grow in Paraguay's neighbouring countries and the need for more gender equality in malaria research. More: www.fightmalaria.uk/MalariaMinute About us: Fight Malaria is a single source for all the information and educational resources you need to recognise the symptoms of malaria, learn more about the disease and prepare yourself to travel to malaria-endemic regions....

Duration:00:00:57

Malaria Minute | Friday 3rd August

8/3/2018
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The latest malaria news, in 60 seconds. A study finds substantial links between the risk of severe malaria and genetic variations in red blood cell genes, another study finds that platelets can attack and kill malaria parasites. And researchers from the University of Oxford want you to be able to identify what is and what isn’t the sound of the blood-sucking parasite, it's for a new mobile app. More: www.fightmalaria.uk/MalariaMinute About us: Fight Malaria is a single source for all the...

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Malaria Minute | Friday 27th July 2018

7/27/2018
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The latest malaria news, in 60 seconds. The FDA's approval of GSK's new malaria drug Tafenoquine (Krintafel) provokes a mixed response and a research team from the ANU and The University of Queensland make a 'small fragment of human protein' that kills the microbial parasite that causes malaria. More: www.fightmalaria.uk/MalariaMinute About us: Fight Malaria is a single source for all the information and educational resources you need to recognise the symptoms of malaria, learn more about...

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