A Conversation for Malaria

Recent news reports

Post 1

Wand'rin star

Seem to suggest that in addition to new drug therapies, DDT may be making a comeback. I feel fractionally more cheerful about prospects than I did when we last exchanged views. smiley - starsmiley - star

Recent news reports

Post 2

Is mise Duncan

Indeed - although all the publicised research seems to be aimed at eliminating the mosquito rather than eliminating the plasmidium (sp?) - for example Israelli scientists are testing a method of spraying trees with a sugary insecticide that attracts the mosquito as it needs nectar fuel in order to go off hunting for blood...

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