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Malaria

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  • Malaria vaccine is a letdown but could still reduce cases

    The world's leading malaria vaccine candidate appears to be a disappointment, with final study results showing it doesn't work very well and that initial protection fades over time.
  • University of Maryland School of Medicine launches Institute for Global Health

    University of Maryland School of Medicine launches Institute for Global Health
    The University of Maryland School of Medicine plans to form an Institute for Global Health to build on vaccine development and other domestic and international public health efforts long underway. The institute, announced recently, will include prominent...

    Holiday gifts with a charitable impulse

    Holiday gifts with a charitable impulse
    You can make a holiday gift even more meaningful by buying it from a company that does good. The obvious choices are donations to causes that you know the recipient is passionate about. (And, when giving gifts, it's best to focus on their passions,...

    World travel: News affecting world travel

     World travel: News affecting world travel
    Venezuela: Bandits arriving at a tourist beach by boat robbed 300 tourists at gunpoint before fleeing the beach in a stolen fishing boat. The tourists at Arapito Isla Beach on the Caribbean coast 190 miles east of Caracas were forced to hand over their...

    Volunteers sign up for Ebola vaccine trial at UM School of Medicine

    Volunteers sign up for Ebola vaccine trial at UM School of Medicine
    Two years ago, Khandra Sears contracted malaria for the good of science. Two weeks ago, the 33-year-old postdoctoral fellow became a test subject in research to stop another scourge: Ebola. She was injected with 100 billion particles of a chimpanzee...