It is not often that malaria research makes it onto the BBC morning news, but it did so very recently, when the discovery of a naturally occurring… Read more »
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A new review in the journal Infectious Diseases of Poverty takes a look at papers examining the effect climate change will have on infectious… Read more »
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Are giardiasis-related pathologies caused only by certain Giardia duodenalis assemblages: Molecular epidemiology and assemblage typing of giardiasis infections along the southern shoreline of Lake Malawi
Of the eight morphologically identical but genetically distinct G. duodenalis assemblages A-H, almost all human infections are… Read more »
Community health workers in Bangladesh had to adapt quickly during COVID-19 to continue their accurate and much-needed support.… Read more »
The identification and discovery of the mode of action of a class of drugs, the cyanotriazoles, that poison trypanosomatids has… Read more »
The Intersecting challenges of conflict- and climate-related internal displacement for neglected tropical disease programmes.
Governments, donors and NGOs need to address the impact of climate change and conflict on NTD control and elimination efforts, as… Read more »
Mosquitoes use scent cues to locate humans to feed upon, but do some humans smell more appealing than others, and if so, why?
A new study in Malaria Journal examines the challenges of studying and preventing the disease in rural Cambodia and points to… Read more »
A mosquito vector of malaria normally found in Asia is moving into African cities. How did it travel there and is this a cause for… Read more »
Researchers use socioeconomic and ecosystem degradation variables to improve the predictive accuracy of disease risk models for… Read more »