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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 …


Rice gene holds clue to diabetes risk

Not all rice types increase the risk of diabetes, say researchers who have identified a rice gene that could help …


Discovery may lead to better treatment for chikungunya

Two studies shine light on chikungunya disease progression in humans, potentially leading to more timely treatment …


Smartphone app gives instant advice to rice farmers

Farmers in the Philippines now have a tool for smartphones that offers site-specific advice on fertiliser use.


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