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Research & Reviews  41,787 results

Red blood cell tension protects against severe malaria in the Dantu blood group.
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41586-020-2726-6
Nature Kariuki SN, Marin-Menendez A et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - Malaria has had a major effect on the human genome, with many protective polymorphisms-such as the sickle-cell trait-having been selected to high frequencies in malaria-endemic regions1,2. The blood group variant Dantu provides 74% protection agai...

An open label study of the safety and efficacy of a single dose of weekly chloroquine a...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12936-020-03409-z
Malaria Journal; Livezey J, Twomey P et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - Malaria remains the top infectious disease threat facing the U.S. military in many forward operating environments. Compliance with malaria chemoprophylaxis remains a critical component in preventing malaria in the deployed Service Member. Studies ...

Individual, community and region level predictors of insecticide-treated net use among ...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12936-020-03412-4
Malaria Journal; Ameyaw EK, Kareem YO et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - Use of insecticide-treated net (ITN) has been identified by the World Health Organization as an effective approach for malaria prevention. The government of Uganda has instituted measures to enhance ITN supply over the past decade, however, the co...

3D imaging of undissected optically cleared Anopheles stephensi mosquitoes and midguts ...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0238134
PloS One; De Niz M, Kehrer J et. al.

Sep 16th, 2020 - Malaria is a life-threatening disease, caused by Apicomplexan parasites of the Plasmodium genus. The Anopheles mosquito is necessary for the sexual replication of these parasites and for their transmission to vertebrate hosts, including humans. Im...

Two-Year Scale-Up of Seasonal Malaria Chemoprevention Reduced Malaria Morbidity among C...
https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17186639
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health; Maiga H, Gaudart J et. al.

Sep 16th, 2020 - Previous controlled studies demonstrated seasonal malaria chemoprevention (SMC) reduces malaria morbidity by >80% in children aged 3-59 months. Here, we assessed malaria morbidity after large-scale SMC implementation during a pilot campaign in the...

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Guidelines  21 results

DEET | US EPA
https://www.epa.gov/insect-repellents/deet

May 8th, 2019 - Safety Review of DEET (chemical name, N,N-diethyl-meta-toluamide) is the active ingredient in many repellent products. It is widely used to repel biting pests such as mosquitoes and ticks. Every year, an estimated one-third of the U.S. population ...

DPDx - Laboratory Identification of Parasites of Public Health Concern - CDC
https://www.cdc.gov/dpdx/

Apr 17th, 2019 - Welcome to DPDx, a website developed and maintained by CDC’s Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria (DPDM). DPDx uses the Internet to strengthen diagnosis of parasitic diseases, both in the United States and abroad. This interactive and rapid ...

CDC: Artesunate Now First-Line Treatment for Severe Malaria in the United States
https://www.cdc.gov/media/releases/2019/s0328-artesunate-first-line-treatment.html

Mar 27th, 2019 - CDC is issuing new guidance to clinicians for the treatment of severe malaria cases in the United States (U.S.). This change in treatment protocol is necessary because the only FDA-approved intravenous (IV) antimalarial drug in the U.S., quinidine...

Guidelines for Malaria Vector Control
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK538118/?report=classic

Feb 27th, 2019 - The Guidelines for malaria vector control provide a “one-stop shop” for all countries and partners working to implement effective malaria vector control measures. They cover the 2 core malaria vector control interventions – ITNs and IRS – as well ...

Updated CDC Recommendations for Using Artemether-Lumefantrine for the Treatment of Unco...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5898222
MMWR. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report; Ballard SB, Salinger A et. al.

Apr 12th, 2018 - Malaria infection during pregnancy is associated with an increased risk for maternal and fetal complications. In the United States, treatment options for uncomplicated, chloroquine-resistant Plasmodium falciparum and P. vivax malaria in pregnant w...

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Drugs  245 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  43,003 results

Red blood cell tension protects against severe malaria in the Dantu blood group.
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41586-020-2726-6
Nature Kariuki SN, Marin-Menendez A et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - Malaria has had a major effect on the human genome, with many protective polymorphisms-such as the sickle-cell trait-having been selected to high frequencies in malaria-endemic regions1,2. The blood group variant Dantu provides 74% protection agai...

An open label study of the safety and efficacy of a single dose of weekly chloroquine a...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12936-020-03409-z
Malaria Journal; Livezey J, Twomey P et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - Malaria remains the top infectious disease threat facing the U.S. military in many forward operating environments. Compliance with malaria chemoprophylaxis remains a critical component in preventing malaria in the deployed Service Member. Studies ...

Individual, community and region level predictors of insecticide-treated net use among ...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12936-020-03412-4
Malaria Journal; Ameyaw EK, Kareem YO et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - Use of insecticide-treated net (ITN) has been identified by the World Health Organization as an effective approach for malaria prevention. The government of Uganda has instituted measures to enhance ITN supply over the past decade, however, the co...

3D imaging of undissected optically cleared Anopheles stephensi mosquitoes and midguts ...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0238134
PloS One; De Niz M, Kehrer J et. al.

Sep 16th, 2020 - Malaria is a life-threatening disease, caused by Apicomplexan parasites of the Plasmodium genus. The Anopheles mosquito is necessary for the sexual replication of these parasites and for their transmission to vertebrate hosts, including humans. Im...

Two-Year Scale-Up of Seasonal Malaria Chemoprevention Reduced Malaria Morbidity among C...
https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17186639
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health; Maiga H, Gaudart J et. al.

Sep 16th, 2020 - Previous controlled studies demonstrated seasonal malaria chemoprevention (SMC) reduces malaria morbidity by >80% in children aged 3-59 months. Here, we assessed malaria morbidity after large-scale SMC implementation during a pilot campaign in the...

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News  1,481 results

Study predicts surge in HIV, TB and malaria deaths amid COVID-19 pandemic
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-diseases/study-predicts-surge-in-hiv-tb-and-malaria-deaths-amid-covid-19-pandemic-idUSKCN24E2YC

Jul 13th, 2020 - LONDON (Reuters) - Deaths from HIV, tuberculosis and malaria could surge in poor and middle-income countries as already weak health systems grapple with severe disruptions from the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a predictive study published on Mo...

Trump still sees hydroxychloroquine as promising against COVID-19 - White House
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-hydroxychloroq/trump-still-sees-hydroxychloroquine-as-promising-against-covid-19-white-house-idUSKBN24A2ZV

Jul 9th, 2020 - FILE PHOTO: The drug hydroxychloroquine, pushed by U.S. President Donald Trump and others in recent months as a possible treatment to people infected with the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), is displayed at the Rock Canyon Pharmacy in Provo, Utah,...

Special Report: Bolsonaro bets 'miraculous cure' for COVID-19 can save Brazil - and his life
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-brazil-hydroxychlo/special-report-bolsonaro-bets-miraculous-cure-for-covid-19-can-save-brazil-and-his-life-idUSKBN249396

Jul 9th, 2020 - RIO DE JANEIRO/BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has gone all in on hydroxychloroquine to help his coronavirus-ravaged country beat COVID-19. He has pushed his government to make the malaria drug widely available and encourag...

WHO halts hydroxychloroquine, HIV drugs in COVID trials after failure to reduce death
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-who-drugs/who-halts-hydroxychloroquine-hiv-drugs-in-covid-trials-after-failure-to-reduce-death-idUSKBN2450OJ

Jul 4th, 2020 - GENEVA (Reuters) - The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Saturday that it was discontinuing its trials of the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine and combination HIV drug lopinavir/ritonavir in hospitalised patients with COVID-19 after they fail...

Global COVID-19 prevention trial of hydroxychloroquine to resume
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-hydroxychloroquine/global-covid-19-prevention-trial-of-hydroxychloroquine-to-resume-idUSKBN2410SW

Jun 30th, 2020 - LONDON (Reuters) - A global trial designed to test whether the anti-malaria drugs hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine can prevent infection with COVID-19 is to restart after being approved by British regulators.  FILE PHOTO: A pharmacist displays a...

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Patient Education  33 results see all →