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Malaria Treatment & Prevention

Field partner for testing assay to detect Wolbachia in mosquitos?

Jacqueline Linnes - May 4, 2016
I am posting on behalf of a colleague at the University of Texas, Austin who has developed a test based on isothermal nucleic acid amplification (LAMP-based I believe) to detect Wolbachia and in mosq...
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Diagnostic Diagnostics & Treatment field partner mosquito Vector Control Wolbachia
[ARCHIVED] Quality & Safety

Zika Innovation Hack-a-thon

Amy Wachler - March 18, 2016
Hi Everyone, CAMTech and Global Disaster Response at Mass General Hospital's Global Health are calling on designers, engineers, clinicians and all innovators to help develop innovations that addre...
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Health IT

Zika Innovation Hack-a-thon

Amy Wachler - March 18, 2016
i Everyone, CAMTech and Global Disaster Response at Mass General Hospital's Global Health are calling on designers, engineers, clinicians and all innovators to help develop innovations that addres...
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access to health care global health Hack-a-thon hacking medicine healthcare innovation Medical technology medtech innovation mosquito zika zika virus
[ARCHIVED] Population Health

Zika Innovation Hack-a-thon

Amy Wachler - March 18, 2016
Hi Everyone, CAMTech and Global Disaster Response at Mass General Hospital's Global Health are calling on designers, engineers, clinicians and all innovators to help develop innovations that addre...
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access to health care Dengue global health care delivery healthcare innovation infectious disease mosquito zika zika virus
Malaria Treatment & Prevention

Could malaria learn to infect common nuisance mosquitoes?

Sungano Mharakurwa - June 17, 2015
Hi All, Please see abstract below and attached paper. The malaria parasite develops virtually half-way through in culicine common "nuisance" mosquitoes. The parasite is only destroyed after it has ...
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culicine infect malaria mosquito plasmodium prevention vector Vector Control