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‘Superfood’ Craze Makes Big Business of Africa’s Baobab

By Edward McAllister Mangoule, SENEGAL, (Reuters) Taerou Dieuhiou has been shinning barefoot up baobab trees in Senegal's southern Casamance region to collect the oblong fruit...

Gates Backs Gene Technologies in Fight to End Malaria

By Kate Kelland LONDON, April 18 (Reuters) Gene-editing technologies that alter mosquitoes' DNA could prove critical in the fight against malaria, Bill Gates said on...

Global Leaders Seek to Reignite Fight against Deadly Malaria

By Kate Kelland LONDON, April 18 (Reuters) Renewed action and boosted funding to fight malaria could prevent 350 million cases of the disease in the...

New Weapon in Malaria Fight: A Better Bed Net

LONDON (Reuters) A new kind of bed net that blocks mosquitoes' resistance to a common insecticide provides substantially improved protection against malaria, a major...

Gates Backs Central America Malaria Elimination Plan with $31 Million

LONDON (Reuters) Philanthropist Bill Gates promised $31 million (£22 million) on Wednesday as part of a new Central America malaria elimination fund aimed at...

Toothpaste Ingredient Could Fight Malaria, Research Shows

By Kate Kelland LONDON (Reuters) Research carried out in part by an artificially-intelligent (AI)'robot scientist' has found that a common ingredient of toothpaste could be...
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