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World's first malaria vaccine approved after 30 years of trials

The European Medicines Agency has approved the world's first malaria vaccine - meaning that it could be administered to children across Africa within the next few years<p>Scientists across Africa are celebrating the news that the world's first vaccine against malaria has been approved by the European …

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What is malaria and how is it transmitted?

How dangerous is malaria, how do people catch it, and is there a cure?<p>This week a revolutionary vaccine was approved by the European Medicines Agency afer yielding impressive results in clinical trials earlier this year.<p>But what is malaria, and why does it pose such a catastrophic danger to humans … - How Does One Contract Malaria?

<b>QUESTION</b><p>How to get malaria?<p><b>ANSWER</b><p>Malaria is caused by a parasite called <i>Plasmodium</i>, which is transmitted via the bites of infected mosquitoes. In the …

Malaria - About Malaria - FAQs

The Disease<p>What is malaria?<p>Malaria is a serious and sometimes fatal disease caused by a parasite that commonly infects a certain type of mosquito …