You are looking at all articles bySanjit Bagchi

News

Norovirus 'big culprit' in travellers' diarrhoea

Scientists have found that norovirus is second only to Escherichia coli as a cause of travellers' diarrhoea.

06/04/10

News

Cheaper cholera vaccine passes pilot trial

A more affordable cholera vaccine, based on a Vietnamese formulation, shows promising results in an Indian study.

23/06/08

News

Studies yield malaria target proteins

Separate research teams have discovered proteins that could aid the development of antimalarial techniques.

06/05/08

News

Scientists identify key leishmaniasis protein

Indian scientists have identified a protein that has an important influence on the parasite responsible for a …

23/04/08

News

Researchers develop tracking system for maternal death

A simple, accurate way to chart maternal death has been developed by researchers, who say it could improve …

18/03/08

News

Promise of leishmaniasis treatment in parasite genes

Gene sequencing of three Leishmania parasites has shown surprising similarity, and may point scientists in the …

19/06/07

News

Leprosy researchers develop fast, sensitive field test

Indian scientists have produced a simple, highly sensitive test for detecting leprosy that can be used in the field.

08/05/07

News

Leishmaniasis drug resistance mechanism exposed

Indian researchers have found a mechanism of drug resistance in leishmaniasis parasites, and suggest an effective …

26/04/07

News

Faster, cheaper test developed for chikungunya virus

Scientists say a new test could provide quicker and cheaper diagnosis of a mosquito-bourne virus common in Africa …

23/02/07

News

'Safe alternative' treatment for malaria in pregnancy

Trials in Ghana suggest a new drug combination for treating malaria in pregnant women.

16/10/06

News

Study raises hopes of vaccine for river blindness

Researchers bring hopes of a human vaccine for a disease that has blinded half a million people by vaccinating …

26/04/06

News

Hope for first leishmaniasis blood test

Scientists say they are getting closer to developing the first blood test for the deadly infectious disease …

11/10/05

Load more