Navigation Links
Progress Against Malaria: Developments on the Horizon
Date:10/1/2007

October 24, 2007
1 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
The New York Academy of Sciences
7 World Trade Center
250 Greenwich Street, 40th Floor
New York, NY 10007

The Malaria Research Institute at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and The New York Academy of Sciences present Progress Against Malaria: Developments on the Horizon, a half-day symposium to highlight the latest research developments in the fight to combat malaria. This meeting will include discussions of new diagnostic tests, treatment and prevention strategies, and malaria-resistant mosquitoes. The symposium will also feature work from Macha, Zambia, where malaria research is conducted in a unique rural setting.

Online registration is available at www.nyas.org/mraconf. To register by phone or to request accommodations for a disability, call 212-298-8615.

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2007 1:00 PM 5:30 PM

1:00 pm 2:00 pm Registration

2:00 pm 2:15 pm Welcome and Introduction
Ellis Rubinstein, President, The New York Academy of Sciences

2:15 pm 2:45 pm KEYNOTE LECTURE
Current Developments in Malaria Product Innovation and Control
Chris Hentschel, Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer, Medicines for Malaria Venture

2:45 pm 3:25 pm SESSION I: The State of the Art and Beyond:
Vaccine Development and Creation of Malaria-Resistant Mosquitoes

Mosquitoes That Cant Get Infected
Marcelo Jacobs-Lorena, Ph.D., Johns Hopkins Malaria Research Institute

Progress and Challenge in the Development of a Malaria Vaccine:
The PATH MVI Perspective
Christian Loucq, M.D., Director, The PATH Malaria Vaccine Initiative

3:25 pm 3:45 pm Coffee Break

3:45 pm 4:45 pm SESSION II: Progress in Diagnosis, Prevention and Treatment
Moderator: Diane Griffin, Ph.D., M.D., Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
'/>"/>

Contact: Tim Parsons
tmparson@jhsph.edu
410-955-7619
Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Bevacizumab Combined With Chemotherapy Improves Progression-Free Survival for Patients With Advanced Breast Cancer
2. Disease progression model of pancreatic cancer developed by Penn researchers
3. AIDS Public Awareness Campaign Expands Following Report Of Rapidly Progressive HIV
4. Progress on HIV/AIDS significant but insufficient
5. Cell therapy slows progression of an inherited neurological disease; Improves motor skills in mice
6. Genome changes tracked during multiple myeloma initiation, progression and treatment
7. Iraqs marshes show progress toward recovery
8. Progress being made in exploring potential use of stem cells to treat heart disease
9. Researchers make progress in studying genetic traits of India-born populations
10. Insulin receptor stops progression of Alzheimers disease
11. Progress made in HIV vaccine development
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/30/2014)... of perilous threats in today,s ocean. From overfishing ... fragile coral ecosystems are disappearing at unprecedented rates ... of corals surrounding the island of Moorea in ... tropical environment: coral guard-crabs. New research from the ... scientist Seabird McKeon and the museum,s predoctoral fellow ...
(Date:9/29/2014)... , coupled with a high-fat diet, may cause animals to ... mBio , the online open-access journal of the American Society ... Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam-Rehbruecke in Nuthetal observed that mice ... weight when fed a high-fat diet. Mice that did not ... consuming a high-fat diet, and mice that had C. ...
(Date:9/29/2014)... 29: Between 1970 and 2010 populations of mammals, ... dropped 52 percent, says the 2014 Living Planet ... This biodiversity loss occurs disproportionately in low-income countriesand ... countries. , In addition to the precipitous decline ... other warning signs about the overall health of ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Smithsonian scientists discover coral's best defender against an army of sea stars 2Gut bacteria promote obesity in mice 2Half of global wildlife lost, says new WWF report 2
... The American Society for Neural Therapy and Repair (ASNTR), holding ... Clearwater Beach, Florida, has awarded The 2009 Bernard Sanberg Memorial ... Executive Vice President for Health Services and Executive Dean of ... is named for Bernard Sanberg, father of Dr. Paul Sanberg, ...
... Scientists funded by the National Institutes of Health have ... causes disabling daytime sleepiness, sleep attacks, irresistible bouts of ... sleep at night. The gene has a known role ... in which the immune system turns against the body,s ...
... to offer new treatment options following surgery for patients ... the first European Multidisciplinary Conference in Thoracic Oncology (EMCTO) ... is the key strategy for longer and better survival ... the second Medical Oncology Department at Hygeia Hospital in ...
Cached Biology News:Georgetown University's Howard J. Federoff, M.D., Ph.D. receives Bernard Sanberg Memorial Award 2Genetic study confirms the immune system's role in narcolepsy 2Genetic study confirms the immune system's role in narcolepsy 3Personalized treatment for early lung cancer 2
(Date:9/30/2014)... , Sept. 30, 2014 Pacific Northwest ... Summary Global Markets Direct,s, ,Pacific Northwest ... provides an overview of the Pacific Northwest Biotechnology, ... report provides comprehensive information on the current therapeutic ... with comparative analysis at various stages, therapeutics assessment ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... September 30, 2014 Shimadzu Scientific ... an easy-to-use and highly precise tool for measuring ... considerable elongation. With 1000-mm maximum movement distance, the ... for a gauge length of 10 mm. In ... accuracy above 50-mm stroke and within +/- 100 ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... Over the last decade, the laboratory filtration market is ... increased acceptance of new filtration technologies in end users ... also catalyzing the growth of laboratory filtration market. , ... at a strong CAGR during the forecast period of ... by 2019. The market is mainly driven by the ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... California (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 ... the level of each type of cholesterol carrier or ... the presence of excessive cholesterol levels in the body, ... precursor condition to heart attack and other cardiovascular disorders. ... worldwide, therefore testing for cholesterol levels on a regular ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Pacific Northwest Biotechnology, LLC - Product Pipeline Review - 2014 2Pacific Northwest Biotechnology, LLC - Product Pipeline Review - 2014 3Shimadzu’s New Long-Travel Extensometer Increases Precision for Soft Material Testing 2Global Laboratory Filtration Market To See 7.0% CAGR to 2019 Says a Research Report Available at ReportsnReports.com 2Global Laboratory Filtration Market To See 7.0% CAGR to 2019 Says a Research Report Available at ReportsnReports.com 3Global Laboratory Filtration Market To See 7.0% CAGR to 2019 Says a Research Report Available at ReportsnReports.com 4Global Laboratory Filtration Market To See 7.0% CAGR to 2019 Says a Research Report Available at ReportsnReports.com 5Surging Diabetic, Obese and Hypertensive Population Drives the Global Cholesterol Testing Market, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. 2Surging Diabetic, Obese and Hypertensive Population Drives the Global Cholesterol Testing Market, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. 3Surging Diabetic, Obese and Hypertensive Population Drives the Global Cholesterol Testing Market, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. 4
... increased 14% over third quarter 2007 to $201 million, ... AMLN ) today reported financial results for the ... of $218.4 million,for the third quarter, including net product ... period in 2007. Net loss for the quarter ended,September ...
... Foundation, a,nonprofit organization that funds research in early cancer ... Gambhir, has,been elected as a new member of the ... of the highest honors in the fields of health,and ... Academy of,Sciences, serves as adviser to the nation to ...
... is effective when ... applications and vaccines, ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct. 21 ... new data in nine presentations that,detail key milestones in ... cystic fibrosis and an intra-nasal,influenza vaccine during the joint ...
Cached Biology Technology:Amylin Pharmaceuticals Reports Third Quarter Financial Results 2Amylin Pharmaceuticals Reports Third Quarter Financial Results 3Amylin Pharmaceuticals Reports Third Quarter Financial Results 4Amylin Pharmaceuticals Reports Third Quarter Financial Results 5Amylin Pharmaceuticals Reports Third Quarter Financial Results 6Amylin Pharmaceuticals Reports Third Quarter Financial Results 7Amylin Pharmaceuticals Reports Third Quarter Financial Results 8Canary Foundation's Dr. Sanjiv Sam Gambhir Elected to the National Academies Institute of Medicine 2NanoBio to Announce Key Clinical and Preclinical Data in Nine Presentations at ICAAC/IDSA 2008 2
MOUSE ANTI PROTEIN KINASE C BETA 2 Immunogen: Protein kinase C beta 2...
SHEEP ANTI DEHYDROEPIANDROSTERONE...
This issue concentrated on the purification of proteins for specific purposes (i.e. large-scale purification, purification for therapeutic use, etc.)...
Edited by D.M. Gersten (1996) Provides comprehensive descriptions of the techniques available for analytical gel electrophoresis of proteins and offers clear step-by-step protocols for all of the m...
Biology Products: