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Oct 09, 2019
Researchers find a compound that can halt growth of parasite that causes malariaApparently, a compound developed by GlaxoSmithKline can eliminate the mosquito-borne parasite in all the stages of its lifecycle.
Aug 20, 2019
World Mosquito Day: Tame the menace, control the spread of life-threatening diseasesWith the progress of sci-tech that has taken place, mosquitoes take almost 2.7 million lives every year.
Jul 15, 2019
Mosquitoes fight off malaria parasites at various stages of development: ResearchAccording to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there were around 219 million cases of malaria in 2017,
Jan 02, 2019
Malaria cases brought down in Odisha using the eradication programme: ReportIn 2010, malaria services were intensified and expanded with the involvement of ASHAs.
Nov 12, 2018
280 dengue cases recorded in Delhi in past week; authorities find mosquito breeding in over 2 lakh householdsAccording to the report, there has been one death due to dengue this year till 10 November. At least 1,114 cases were reported in October alone in Delhi.
Oct 23, 2018
Zika outbreak in Rajasthan: 120 people test positive for virus; govt continues door-to-door screening, awareness programmeThe Zika virus disease, a mosquito-borne viral infection is caused by a virus transmitted primarily by Aedes mosquitoes, which bite during the day.
Aug 16, 2018
Proteins used by Encephalitis-causing virus to enter brain cells identifiedJE infection occurs when viral attachment proteins interact with cellular membrane proteins of host cells.
Jul 10, 2018
Trial with sterilised mosquito slashes dengue-spreading population by 80 percentThe insects were infected with the Wolbachia bacteria, which renders them sterile.
Mar 28, 2018
New vaccine for malaria works on mice but could take years to develop for human useMalaria parasite, though a tiny single-celled organism, has highly complex life cycle. It has 15 different stages and they occur in different cellular environments.
Aug 31, 2017
Twitter bans Japanese man for posting a photo of a mosquito he killedTwitter has rolled out a number of new measures to curb online abuse and harassment on its platform.