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Nothing but Nets: The History of Insecticide-Treated Nets in Africa, 1980s-Present
(Johns Hopkins University, 2017-10-06)
Insecticide-treated bed nets (ITNs) have become a main pillar of global malaria control in the twenty-first century, distributed by the millions annually across Africa and the global South. Understood as ‘evidence-based,’ ...
Investigation of Acute Neutrophil Response in Malaria Infection and Characterization of the CS Tag
(Johns Hopkins University, 2017-02-06)
Much progress has been made in malaria research and malaria-related mortality has been declining throughout the years, yet malaria remains to be a global threat given the lack of an effective vaccine and spread of reoccurring ...
Recombinant Adeno-associated Virus Vectored Immunoprophylaxis of Plasmodium falciparum Malaria
(Johns Hopkins University, 2017-04-17)
Malaria is a severe global health threat that in 2015 alone was responsible for an estimated 214 million new infections and 438,000 deaths. Current anti-malarial interventions consist of both insecticide-based management ...