Policymakers, national control program professionals, and practitioners problem solve and exchange best practices in this community with the goal of improving the prevention, management and treatment of malaria.

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Maimunat Alex-Adeomi
Global Health Corps
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Sungano Mharakurwa
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

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Are mosquitoes necessary?

By Sungano Mharakurwa on 08 Feb, 2016 1 Recommendation 4 Replies

With all the dreadful scourges that they spread, such as dengue, chikungunya, malaria and now Zika, would the world be worse without mosquitoes? The link below attempts to address this question.…

Malaria parasites lipidome

By Pierre Bush, PhD on 07 Feb, 2016 0 Replies

Dear Colleagues, Understanding plasmodium falciparum lipid metabolism is an area that needs more understanding, so that we can better target the right pathway during drug, and insecticides development (Tran et al., 2016,…

Insecticide-treated wall linings -Safer malaria prevention?

By Sungano Mharakurwa on 03 Feb, 2016 3 Recommendations 7 Replies

Hi Colleagues, Research in South Africa seems to suggest a promising, possibly more pleasant and safer approach to vector control using insecticide-treated wall linings (ITWLs). Could this be the answer at last to mosquito net claustrophobia issues??…

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