Blog: March 2018

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Mosquito-killing drug shows effect for a month, offering possible new tool for malaria elimination

Wednesday, 28 March 2018

Adding ‘repurposed’ antiparasitic drug to community-wide campaigns with antimalarial treatment could boost impact by up to 61%. 

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Water, sanitation and hygiene for all means health for all

Thursday, 22 March 2018

Helen Hamilton is Senior Policy Analyst for Health and Hygiene at WaterAid

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Getting citizen scientists in the zone with drug discovery

Wednesday, 14 March 2018

Dr Adam P. Roberts

Department of Parasitology, Research Centre for Drugs and Diagnostics, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK

Drug resistance is a major challenge to healthcare systems across the world.

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Professor Sir Brian Greenwood announced as Editor-in-Chief of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene’s journal, Transactions

Tuesday, 6 March 2018

The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (RSTMH) has announced Professor Sir Brian Greenwood, Manson Professor of Clinical Tropical Medicine at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, as the Editor-in-Chief of our journal,

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New precision maps raise the stakes for African leaders and their communities

Friday, 2 March 2018

By Dr Simon I. Hay

“Without good data, we’re flying blind. If you can’t see it, you can’t solve it.”