Tag: malaria

Kenya to Use World’s First Malaria Vaccine

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Kenya has become the third African country to introduce the world’s first malaria vaccine into the country, in a phased pilot programme. The World Health Organization (WHO) has announced that Kenya...

New Technology for Malaria Treatment Developed in China

Chinese researchers have developed a new technology to produce artemisinin, the top choice for malaria treatment, on a large scale. Sweet wormwood was used in ancient Chinese therapy to treat vario...

Europe-Africa Partnership Spearheads Development of Next-generation Antimalarial Drug

The European & Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) has granted new funding of 10m euros over five years to support late-stage clinical trials of a next-generation antimalarial...

AbCellera to Initiate Global Health Research

AbCellera announced a two-year agreement with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to help accelerate global health research. The funding, totaling $4.8 M, will support a series of scientific colla...

GeoVax and Leidos to Develop Malaria Vaccine Candidates

GeoVax Labs, Inc., a biotechnology company developing human vaccines, announced today that it has expanded its collaboration activities with Leidos, Inc. to develop malaria vaccine candidates. The wor...

SGS Launches its First Malaria VIS

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SGS, a leading life-sciences, clinical and bioanalytical contract solutions provider, announced that it will commence its first Malaria Volunteer Infection Study (VIS) in Belgium in February 2019 on b...

Global Fund Plans to Rise $14bn for AIDS, TB, Malaria Fight

An international health fund that finances the fight against acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS), tuberculosis (TB) and malaria has announced a $14bn fundraising target for the next three years...