The FDA has approved a new drug for the prevention of malaria. ARAKODA™, the brand name for Tafenoquine, will be produced in tablet form and used by those over the age of 18. Its approval presents a milestone after years of research and discovery in the antimalarial field.
Every year, the world comes together to celebrate the life and discoveries of the British doctor Sir Ronald Ross. You may not have heard of him but he is responsible for a revolution in malaria research.
A groundbreaking by Durham University shows that a new type of mosquito net has the potential to prevent millions of cases of malaria.
We often talk of a making a donation or a contribution to malaria charities. But have you ever wondered who is on the ground, carrying out this life-saving work? In this article, we reveal the charities and organisations fighting malaria in 2018.
Chinese chemist Tu Youyou slashed malaria mortality rates in Asia and Africa with her work being recently honoured with a Nobel prize in medicine. Here’s a rundown of who she is and why her work is relevant today.