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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.
Jul 11, 2017
Tech companies are using smart traps and robots to tackle the menace of mosquitoesTechnology companies are bringing automation and robotics to the age-old task of battling mosquitoes to halt the spread mosquito-borne maladies worldwide.
Jul 02, 2017
Sri Lanka deploys soldiers to destroy mosquito breeding grounds as dengue claims 215 livesSri Lanka deployed soldiers to destroy mosquito breeding grounds as they battle the spread of dengue that has killed a record 215 people, officials said.
Jun 18, 2017
Fever kills over 100 in Kerala: Years of neglect, poor waste disposal has made state vulnerable to epidemicYears of neglect seems to have pushed Kerala towards a major fever epidemic with over 2 lakh people affected by it since the onset of monsoon this and over a hundred lost their lives till 15 June