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28 July 2014

Ugandan trial improved malaria case management, patient satisfaction and communication between health workers and patients, but not the health of children

Image: Predicted impact of Insecticide Treatment of Livestock on malaria rates
28 July 2014

Model demonstrates circumstances in which livestock-based interventions could contribute to the integrated control of malaria and livestock diseases.

27 July 2014

Sequence variations observed at drug-resistance loci may be useful in formulating local malaria treatment guidelines

25 July 2014

Conventional control measures are sufficient at reducing risk of P. knowlesi infection in humans if actively implemented

22 July 2014

Malaria Centre members contribute to article that highlights need to consider markers in addition to G6PD202 in studies of deficiency

01 July 2014

Researchers come together to conduct a malaria control programme around a gamepark in Southern Malawi

27 June 2014

Brian Greenwood writes about the use of a placebo in vaccine trials in a Lancet article

20 June 2014

Clinicians who use rapid diagnostic tests instead of relying on patients’ symptoms are less likely to overprescribe malaria treatment. The tests are also better at detecting fatal forms of malaria, according to research published today in the British Medical Journal

15 June 2014

The Global Health Group at UCSF and the LSHTM Malaria Centre hosted a second meeting to update the primaquine roadmap developed in 2012

13 June 2014

A new genetic ‘barcode’ for malaria parasites has been found which could be used to track and contain the spread of the disease, according to new research published in Nature Communications