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Researchers suggest that simple genetic modification may stop mosquitoes spreading malaria

The study is the latest in a series of steps toward using CRISPR-Cas9 gene-editing technology to make changes in mosquito genes that could reduce their ability to spread malaria

Published on 14th April 2021
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Scientists map detailed genome of malaria mosquito vector, aim to control disease transmission

The researchers noted that mosquito-transmitted malaria is the leading global killer among vector-borne diseases, claiming over 400,000 human lives in 2019

Published on 12th February 2021
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Say 'Ok Google, talk to Malaria No More' on Android devices to get information on diseases 

The feature will be available in Hindi and English, and will answer questions like 'What is malaria fever?', 'What are the types of malaria?', 'How does malaria spread?' and 'How to test for malaria?'

Published on 26th November 2020
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Dogs in the US and UK are being trained to sniff out COVID-19

Similar efforts are being made at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, where researchers previously demonstrated that dogs could identify malaria infections in humans

Published on 30th April 2020
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Hydroxychloroquine may not be effective against COVID-19: Chinese study

The anti-malarial drug has been identified by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as a potential treatment for the Coronavirus

Published on 16th April 2020

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