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Combining Bed Nets and Some Malaria Vaccines may Actually Worsen the Case

Combining bed nets and vaccines may actually make malaria symp...

Washington, Jan 20 (ANI): In a new study, scientists have found that combining insecticide-treated bed nets with vaccines may actually worsen some cases of malaria rather than helping them. A University of Michigan-led research team used a ... Yahoo! India, 1 week ago

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New "super mosquito" could undercut malaria control efforts

Christophe Simon/AFP/ Insecticide-treated mosquito nets have played a significant role in reducing infectious disease in the developing world. And nowhere has their role been more impactful thanin the fight against malaria, a mosquito-borne ...
 UnitedHealthcare1 week ago Insecticide-resistant mosquito discovered  The Hindu1 week ago Be afraid: Insecticide  First Post.com2 weeks ago Insecticide-resistant 'super mosquito' discovered  Zee News2 weeks ago
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Bed nets and vaccines together may worsen malaria

New York, Jan 20 (IANS) Combining insecticide-treated bed nets with vaccines may not provide the best chance at eliminating malaria, finds a study. Currently, over 20 malaria vaccine candidates are in different stages of development but none are ...
 Mangalorean1 week ago Using Bed Nets And Vaccines Together May Worsen Malaria  The Freepress Journal6 days ago
Nigeria Punch

Super Mosquito Resistant to Malaria Insecticide Found in Mali

Bed nets can't hold back new breed of mosquito Interbreeding between two mosquito species has created a new super species that is resistant to bed nets treated with malaria insecticide, a new study has found. The species has been found in the ...
 Time2 weeks ago Scientists discover insecticide resistant mosquitoes  Nigeria Punch2 weeks ago 'Super Mosquito' Resistant to Malaria Insecticide Found in Mali  Austin American Statesman2 weeks ago 'Super Mosquito' is Resistant to Malaria Insecticide  Tech Times2 weeks ago

Blow for anti-malaria programmes

Cape Town - A new super mosquito has evolved in West Africa which is resistant to insecticide-treated mosquito nets. This could have a big impact on anti-malaria programmes which distribute mosquito nets as a cheap and effective ...
 IOL1 week ago
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Katsina to distribute 3.8m insecticide treated mosquito nets

No fewer than 3.8 million long lasting insecticide treated mosquito nets would be distributed freely to the people of Katsina State to fight malaria. State Commissioner for Health, Alhaji Mannir Talba, disclosed this in Katsina, the state ...
 Nigeria Daily Independent1 month ago Akpabio distributes 2.7m treated mosquito nets  PM News Nigeria1 month ago Malaria: Akpabio Flags Off Distribution Of 2.7m Treated Nets  Leadership1 month ago Malaria - Akpabio Flags Off Distribution of 2.7 Million Treated Nets  Individual.com1 month ago
The Nation Nigeria

Why malaria remains a killer, by expert

Despite the Federal Government's strategies, such as insecticide treated nets and indoor residual spray, to curb malaria, the disease remains a killer, reports WALE ADEPOJU. Malaria, a disease transmitted by anopheles mosquito, is still killing ...
 The Nation Nigeria3 weeks ago Bed nets enough for protection against malaria: Study  IBN Live1 month ago Research | The Lancet: Combining insecticide spraying and bed nets no more protective against malaria than nets alone  Big Medicine1 month ago Combining insecticide sprays and bed nets is no more effective in preventing malaria than nets alone  Noodls1 month ago

Gov. Orji Lauds FG's Treated Insecticidal Nets Replacement Campaign

— Jan 6, 2015 | Gov. Theodore Orji of Abia on Tuesday commended the Federal Government for its long lasting insecticidal nets replacement campaign initiative. Orji said during the flag off ceremony of the campaign in Umuahia ...
 Leadership3 weeks ago Malaria: FG laments fake treated nets  Nigeria Punch1 month ago

Researchers in Mali have discovered a new hybrid mosquito -- a so-called "super mosquito" -- that is unaffected by bed nets treated with insecticides.

Scientists discover hybrid insecticide-resistant mosquito in Mali Jan. 12. /UPI/ -- Copyright 2015 United Press International, Inc. (UPI). Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly ...
 TickerTech.com2 weeks ago Scientists discover hybrid insecticide-resistant mosquito in Mali  UPI2 weeks ago
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Net effect

The combination of indoor spraying with insecticides and use of bed nets does not provide children with more protection against malaria than when only treated bed nets are used. The study in The Lancet included about 8,000 children, aged 6 months ...
 The Week3 weeks ago ‘No extra effect of spray on mosquitoes’  Asian Age1 month ago
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