Malaria http://www.kunc.org en Experimental Malaria Vaccine Blocks The Bad Guy's Exit http://www.kunc.org/post/experimental-malaria-vaccine-blocks-bad-guys-exit <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IrNL27eWKOI</p> Thu, 22 May 2014 18:21:00 +0000 Richard Harris 56844 at http://www.kunc.org Experimental Malaria Vaccine Blocks The Bad Guy's Exit Global Aid For Health Hits Record High As Funding Sources Shift http://www.kunc.org/post/global-aid-health-hits-record-high-funding-sources-shift International development aid has hit an all-time high, despite some nations dramatically slashing their foreign assistance budgets. As patterns of international assistance shift, an increasing amount of money is being invested in improving health in the developing world.<p>Donors from wealthy nations, aid groups, U.N. Tue, 08 Apr 2014 16:05:00 +0000 Jason Beaubien 55277 at http://www.kunc.org Global Aid For Health Hits Record High As Funding Sources Shift A DEET-Like Mosquito Spray That Smells Like Jasmine Or Grapes? http://www.kunc.org/post/deet-mosquito-spray-smells-jasmine-or-grapes California scientists are reporting a pair of victories in the epic struggle between man and mosquito.<p>A team at the University of California, Riverside, appears to have finally figured out how bugs detect the insect repellent known as DEET. Wed, 02 Oct 2013 21:39:00 +0000 Jon Hamilton 50322 at http://www.kunc.org A DEET-Like Mosquito Spray That Smells Like Jasmine Or Grapes? Fast Tests For Drug Resistance Bolster Malaria Fight http://www.kunc.org/post/fast-tests-drug-resistance-bolster-malaria-fight <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IrNL27eWKOI</p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 12:52:00 +0000 Richard Knox 49461 at http://www.kunc.org Fast Tests For Drug Resistance Bolster Malaria Fight Experimental Malaria Vaccine Shows Promise In Human Test http://www.kunc.org/post/experimental-malaria-vaccine-shows-promise-human-test A viable, effective vaccine against malaria has long eluded scientists. Results from a preliminary study have ignited hope that a new type of vaccine could change that.<p>The experimental vaccine offered strong protection against malaria when given at high doses, scientists <a href="http://www.sciencemag.org/content/early/2013/08/07/science.1241800.abstract">report</a> Thursday in the journal <em>Science</em>.<p>The study was extremely small and short-term. Thu, 08 Aug 2013 23:02:00 +0000 Jason Beaubien 48130 at http://www.kunc.org Experimental Malaria Vaccine Shows Promise In Human Test