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A Guide to Malaria

Take stock on April 25, World Malaria Day: The international community has just two years to meet the United Nations's 2010 goal of providing protection and treatment to every person threatened by malaria. Can it be done?

Lending a Helping Arm: Volunteers Risk Malaria to Test Vaccine

Volunteers in Seattle chance getting the disease in a bid to defeat it

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Self-Experimenters: Malaria Vaccine Maven Baits Irradiated Mosquitoes with His Own Arm

Stephen Hoffman has given years of sweat—and lots of blood—on his quest to stop a global killer

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A 'Flower' That Delivers Disease-Killing Treatments to Mosquitoes

In development: an artificial flower that kills pathogens in disease-carrying mosquitoes but spares the bugs

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