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By Edition On Tuesday, November 6th, 2018
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Two CARICOM nations among countries in the Americas on track to eliminate malaria by 2020

WASHINGTON DC - The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries of Belize and Suriname are among seven nations in the Americas that could be malaria free in another two years, according to the Pan American Health Organization More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, July 25th, 2018
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New medicine against malaria

WILLEMSTAD - There is a new medicine for malaria on the market: Tafenoquine. The authorities have given permission to use the drug in the United States. It was discovered ten years ago and now it has finally reached More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, June 5th, 2018
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Chance of malaria in Curaςao is small

WILLEMSTAD - The chance of the malaria disease appearing in Curaςao is small. This is according to entomologist Gisette Seferina. In Venezuela, the number of malaria cases has increased fivefold in recent years. The More...

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By Edition On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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PAHO urges Member States to remain vigilant

The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) reported in a recent epidemiological report about malaria in the Americas, PAHO takes note that following a continued decrease in the number of malaria cases from 2005 More...

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By Edition On Friday, November 27th, 2015
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Genetically modified mosquitoes can’t spread malaria, scientists say

Scientists in California say they have genetically modified a strain of mosquitoes that cannot be infected by the malaria parasite and cannot spread it to humans. Using a technique known as gene editing, the American More...