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Penn State part of international malaria research, education partnership

Kristie Auman-Bauer | 09 Feb 2006 | Penn State University

Researchers at Penn State are working with other institutions in Thailand and the United States to better understand malaria around the world.

What Are the Priorities in Malaria Research?

Editorial | 31 Jan 2006 | PloS Medicine

PLoS Medicine reflects on the recent MIM Conference and assesses the priorities in malaria research. We are encouraged to see that residual spraying made it onto the list, for too long it has been shunned.

Uganda Fighting for Right to Eradicate Malaria

Paul Driessen | 15 Jan 2006 | Heartland Institute

Environmental activists are callously denying the citizens of Uganda, where 70,000 people die every year due to malaria, the right to use DDT to eradicate the disease, the U.S. Senate was told on September 28.

Tonnes of DDT goes to waste in Bihar

Staff Writers | 31 Dec 2005 | NDTV

Black fever or kala azar is among the biggest public health challenges in Bihar.