Malaria

Drug-resistant malaria spreading in Southeast Asia: Study

Scientists warn of 'terrifying prospect' that multidrug-resistant malaria strain could reach Africa.

Drug-resistant malaria spreading in Southeast Asia: Study

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Bill Gates on ending disease, saving lives: 'Time is on our side'

The billionaire's foundation aims to eliminate many of the world's preventable diseases, but it has its critics.

Malawi

Pioneering malaria vaccine introduced in Malawi

WHO hopes the vaccine, which in trials prevented about four in 10 cases, will cut the number of child deaths in Africa.

Pioneering malaria vaccine for children introduced in Malawi

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Life cycle: Malaria

If left untreated, the disease can cause death, with a higher mortality rate among pregnant women and children.

Life cycle: Malaria

Malaria

WHO: Venezuela malaria cases jump by 69 percent

World Health Organization expresses concern over the rise of the mosquito-borne disease in Venezuela and Latin America.

WHO: Venezuela malaria cases jump by 69 percent

Malaria

Nearly half a million people killed by malaria in 2016

Nigeria accounts for almost 25 percent of cases as WHO's global survey warns that a lack of funding will hamper fight.

Malaria

Crisis-ridden Venezuela faces a malaria challenge

Experts calculate that malaria cases could triple this year as the country suffers from a shortage of medication.

Malaria infections spreading in crisis-ridden Venezuela

Africa

WHO: Malaria vaccine to be 'real life' tested in Africa

Ghana, Kenya and Malawi to start large scale trial of RTS,S injectable vaccine in 2018.

WHO: Malaria vaccine to be 'real life' tested in Africa

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Can genetically modified mosquitoes eradicate malaria?

We investigate whether GM mosquitoes created in labs can be the new hope in the fight against malaria, Zika and dengue.

Health

South Sudan malaria outbreak

Health workers struggle to contain a severe malaria outbreak as it stretches supplies across the country.

'Unprecedented' malaria outbreak in South Sudan

Inside Story

Can malaria be eradicated?

A new vaccine has been tested, but shows only a partial success rate against the disease.

Health

Malaria: The preventable disease that kills thousands

Ahead of World Malaria Day, doctors urge governments to find solutions to prevent infection and death.

Malaria: The preventable disease that kills thousands

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The End Game

How can health workers rid the world of malaria, a disease that kills a child every minute?

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Blood donors and stinky socks

Meet the scientists at 'Mosquito city' who are using unusual and innovative methods to tackle malaria.

The Cure

Mission Malaria: Saving Children in Nigeria

A new life-saving drug is injecting hope into the fight against severe malaria in Nigeria.