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Researchers use smartphone to diagnose people infected with Loa loa worm

Researchers use smartphone to diagnose people infected with Loa loa worm

Simple web-based tool for evidence-based integration of disease control

Simple web-based tool for evidence-based integration of disease control

New $3.2 million grant funds research to advance promising malaria vaccine

New $3.2 million grant funds research to advance promising malaria vaccine

LSTM researchers show potential of novel antiparasitic drug to combat malaria

LSTM researchers show potential of novel antiparasitic drug to combat malaria

Genetic variants make Asians and Europeans more prone to severe dengue

Genetic variants make Asians and Europeans more prone to severe dengue

Chagas disease associated with two-fold increase in odds of strongyloidiasis, study shows

Chagas disease associated with two-fold increase in odds of strongyloidiasis, study shows

Open Pharma drug discovery project aims to develop new treatments for mycetoma

Open Pharma drug discovery project aims to develop new treatments for mycetoma

Study paves new way for development of vaccines against epidemics

Study paves new way for development of vaccines against epidemics

Neglected tropical diseases to be tackled in Africa’s poorest communities

Neglected tropical diseases to be tackled in Africa’s poorest communities

Polio labs equipped to tackle neglected tropical diseases

Polio labs equipped to tackle neglected tropical diseases

Researchers find link between genetic molecules in mosquitos and dengue fever

Researchers find link between genetic molecules in mosquitos and dengue fever

Women survive better than men during hard times, research shows

Women survive better than men during hard times, research shows

Researchers identify cholera hotspots at Uganda's borders and lakes

Researchers identify cholera hotspots at Uganda's borders and lakes

Chagas disease presents real public health problem to Canadians

Chagas disease presents real public health problem to Canadians

UTEP researchers one step closer to developing effective vaccine for cutaneous leishmaniasis

UTEP researchers one step closer to developing effective vaccine for cutaneous leishmaniasis

Research suggests asymptomatic infection as source of norovirus outbreaks in Indonesia

Research suggests asymptomatic infection as source of norovirus outbreaks in Indonesia

GHIT Fund announces US$16.7 million to support development of new drugs, vaccines and diagnostics

GHIT Fund announces US$16.7 million to support development of new drugs, vaccines and diagnostics

LSTM researchers find new way to reduce treatment for some parasitic diseases

LSTM researchers find new way to reduce treatment for some parasitic diseases

Trial reveals value of tuberculosis chemoprophylaxis in HIV-infected people

Trial reveals value of tuberculosis chemoprophylaxis in HIV-infected people

Time spent outdoors impacts risk for contracting Zika virus

Time spent outdoors impacts risk for contracting Zika virus