Saturday, 04 December 2021
Malaria spreads around CHT amid Covid pandemic
Between January and June of 2020, the CHT districts logged 2,108 malaria infected patients while the number was 2,210 in the corresponding months this year. Among the patients, 76 per cent of malaria ...
08 Aug 2021, 14:08
Japanese scientists repurpose anti-malarial drug to fight Covid
Mefloquine could reduce the overall viral load in affected patients to under 7 per cent and shorten the ‘time-till-virus-elimination’ by 6.1 days. Their findings are published in Frontiers in ...
04 Jul 2021, 14:04
China certified malaria-free after 70-year fight
China was certified as malaria-free on Wednesday by the World Health Organization, following a 70-year effort to eradicate the mosquito-borne disease
30 Jun 2021, 14:12
Higher mosquito blood meals increase malaria transmission
Multiple bouts of blood feeding by mosquitoes reduce the incubation period for malaria parasites and increase malaria transmission potential, said a study
04 Jan 2021, 10:56