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Fighting malaria

Inmaculada PeГ±as JimГ©nez

Fighting malaria

EU research and innovation role

by Inmaculada PeГ±as JimГ©nez

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Published by Publications Office of the European Union in Luxembourg .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Government policy,
  • Malaria,
  • Prevention,
  • Research

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEuropean Commission; edited by Inmaculada Peñas Jiménez, Andreas Holtel
    ContributionsEuropean Commission. Directorate-General for Research and Innovation. Health
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA644.M2 F54 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination11 p. :
    Number of Pages11
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25204847M
    ISBN 109279198238
    ISBN 109789279198236
    LC Control Number2011492646
    OCLC/WorldCa747110849

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That's because the weapon, DDT, or dichloro-diphenyl-trichloromethylmethane, is also one of the most controversial. Spraying DDT indoors was stopped, because of fears that the chemical produced other health problems even while it eliminated malaria. Now that tests on laboratory mice have been successful, researchers are preparing to test ELQ in humans.

In the first two rounds of the Global Fund aid distribution, for example, not a single country received money for DDT spraying, although several projects to distribute insecticide-treated nets were approved. Signs and symptoms Main symptoms of malaria [9] The signs and symptoms of malaria typically begin 8—25 days following infection, [9] but may occur later in those who have taken antimalarial medications as prevention.

We use this information to create a better experience for all users. Riscoe says the new drug seems to be more effective than other medicines now being used to treat people with the disease.

Additionally, VDCI regularly tests adult mosquitoes and takes all appropriate measures to prevent them from developing resistance; thereby, minimizing the number of applications needed to control the population.

And since the vector mosquito species Anopheles is still present in many parts of the county, ongoing surveillance is vital to helping us accurately track the distribution of these mosquitoes and to identify at-risk areas for potential disease transmission.

Last year, Swaziland saw its number of malaria cases rise sharply. Now, Swaziland aims to eliminate malaria entirely within its borders by In the years that followed, DDT was banned in most developed nations and production was largely halted.

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