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NIAID Scientists Identify Gene that Allows Malaria Parasite to Survive in Mosquitoes
Learn how NIAID is working to stop mosquito-borne diseases.
Nearly one million people die of malaria every year, mostly infants, young children, and pregnant women, and most of them in Africa. Finding effective ways to control and eventually eradicate the disease is a high priority of NIAID.
NIAID Strategic Plan for Malaria Research (PDF)
NIAID Research Agenda for Malaria (PDF, 2MB)
Media Availability: NIH-Funded Scientists Identify Potential Target for Malaria Drugs—Nov. 27, 2013
Media Availability: NIH-Funded Researchers Identify New Insect-Repelling Compounds—Oct. 2, 2013
Media Availability: NIH Scientists Develop New Tests to Detect Drug-Resistant Malaria—Sept. 10, 2013
Investigational Malaria Vaccine Found Safe and Protective—Aug. 8, 2013
News from NIAID-Supported Institutions
NIAID Malaria Webinar for Reporters, April 16, 2009 (transcript)
Transcript of the NIAID Webinar for Science and Medical Reporters held April 16, 2009, titled “NIAID Malaria Research: Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow” (MS Word). Speakers included Dr. Anthony S. Fauci, NIAID director, and six other NIAID malaria experts: Drs. Martin John Rogers, Adriana Costero, Rick M. Fairhurst, Thomas E. Wellems, Susan K. Pierce, and B.F. “Lee” Hall.
Last Updated October 17, 2013