Near Victory Over Vivax Strain of Malaria

by Savitha C Muppala on  March 12, 2007 at 5:22 PM Tropical Disease News
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Near Victory Over Vivax Strain of Malaria
Australia - The scientists from the Menzies School of Health Research (MSHR), in Darwin, are ecstatic, following a path breaking research in the treatment of vivax strain of malaria.
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Finding effective treatment for malaria has been a challenge and this study is perhaps the first of its kind to combat drug resistant strains of vivax malaria found in the Asia pacific region.

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It is estimated that about 40 percent of people worldwide are exposed to the risk of vivax malaria. Nearly 250 million victims are from the Asia Pacific region.

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