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New drug-resistant malaria strains uncovered in Cambodia

Genome sequencing has revealed surprising new malaria parasites in Cambodia that are resistant to artemisinin, the …

02/05/13

Drug resistance 'is major threat to poor nations'

A rise in antibiotic-resistant infections is a huge problem for developing countries that often lack the money to …

27/02/13

Genetic markers offer hope for tackling drug-resistant malaria

Newly discovered markers that appear to be linked to a hard-to-treat form of malaria could aid efforts to …

01/02/13

Asia-Pacific commits to improving health data systems

A meeting of Asia-Pacific governments has culminated with a commitment to strengthen health data systems to help …

28/12/12

Pacific fisheries meet 'fails to end tuna overfishing'

A call to protect a key tuna species has been ignored by the big fishing countries at a recent meeting, says …

10/12/12

Mapping tool to support sustainable palm-oil farming

An online tool that combines analysis of deforestation and land mapping could help improve sustainable farming in …

30/11/12

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