Transfluthrin, a pesticide that can kill malaria-carrying mosquitoes, could be applied to bed nets and curtains.
June 25, 2020 • ~5 min
Yellow fever, malaria and Ebola all spilled over from animals to humans at the edges of tropical forests. The new coronavirus is the latest zoonosis.
June 25, 2020 • ~11 min
A new spray made with a type of volcanic glass shows promise in killing mosquitoes. That could help stop the spread of malaria.
June 8, 2020 • ~6 min
Understanding how the malaria parasite keeps time could help develop new weapons against a disease that kills a child every two minutes.
May 15, 2020 • ~6 min
Mosquitoes are more likely to infect people with malaria in the early evening than in the middle of the night or the early morning, researchers find.
May 4, 2020 • ~6 min
Scientists say the microbe - found in the wild near Lake Victoria - has enormous potential.
May 4, 2020 • ~4 min
The discovery of an antibody that trigger a "kill switch" in cells and cause them to self-destruct could lead to a new malaria vaccine.
April 22, 2020 • ~9 min
To battle the coronavirus, strong regulatory protection from the FDA is essential.
April 8, 2020 • ~9 min
A new drug target may offer a way to keep the malaria parasite from spreading, researchers say.
Dec. 23, 2019 • ~6 min
An extra barrier layer above malaria bed nets significantly improves their performance, a new study shows.
Dec. 3, 2019 • ~3 min