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Malaria Mosquitoes

How Mosquito Sex Is Helping Scientists Fight Malaria

www.economist.com | Posted 03.18.2015 | Impact

SMACK! You’ve managed violently to halt a mosquito snacking on your blood. But how likely is it that the departed beastie was the kind that transmit...

Nazi Scientists Tried To Use Mosquitoes As Weapons?

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 01.31.2014 | Science

Mosquitoes as weapons? It was nearly a real-life threat during World War II, new research suggests. Researchers now say that Nazi scientists were p...

A Vaccine That Works Only Half the Time Is Not the Shot in the Arm Malaria Needs

Tido von Schoen-Angerer | Posted 12.24.2011 | Home
Tido von Schoen-Angerer

The development of the world's first vaccine against malaria is an extraordinary scientific breakthrough, but there are several reasons to be cautious about the difference this vaccine could make, on the basis of current results.