Welcome to the final Malaria.com issue of 2014, where, fittingly, we take a look back at 2014 and highlight some of the key developments, challenges, and advances from the past 12 months.
Malaria.com "2014 in Review" Issue
There is no fear but the fear of hunger.With that always weighing on his mind, Mwewa Ndefi gets up at dawn, just as the first orange rays of sun are beginning to spear through the papyrus reeds, and starts to unclump a mosquito net.Nets like his are widely considered a magic bullet against malaria — […]
Biotechnologist Ashley Uys has developed through his company, Medical Diagnostech, a “rapid test” kit which can diagnose malaria as well as which strain you are suffering from. He explains it can also identify if your suggested course of treatment is working effectively. Using blood samples, the test can offer results in less than 30 minutes. […]