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Britons don't Need Malaria Pills Before Visiting India
...aria from the subcontinent are the relatively mild vivax
form. The risk of contracting falciparum malaria - the kind that can kill - in India is estimated at one per 27,888 years. A travel medicine specialist told The Independent: "The new advice is not an invitation to trust to luck. The single most imp...
Researchers Discover Breakthrough in Malaria Treatment
... two major strains of malaria effecting humans, P. vivax
and P. falciparum. Although attention focuses on the more virulent P. falciparum, vivax
malaria causes a huge amount of illness in the tropical countries of our region and puts many Austra...
Near Victory Over Vivax Strain of Malaria
...ing a path breaking research in the treatment// of vivax
strain of malaria. Finding effective treatment ...st of its kind to combat drug resistant strains of vivax
malaria found in the Asia pacific region. It is estimated that about 40 percent of people worldwid...
Antifolate Drugs may Be Effective in Treating P Vivax Malaria
...at antifolate drugs may be effective in treating P vivax
malaria. Toby Leslie, M.Sc., and colleagues tes...yrimethamine and chlorproguanil-dapsone) against P vivax
malaria and compared each with chloroquine. There are an estimated 70 million to 80 million cases...