Latest World Health Organization (WHO) data show that 216 million people were infected last year with the malaria parasite.
07 May 2018 8:21 AM
This is the first time anyone has taken the parasite genes that are in the blood of patients and sequenced everything that's there.
25 Mar 2018 2:27 PM
Malaria infected more than 200 million people and killed some 438,000 people worldwide in 2015, most of them children in Africa.
23 Feb 2017 1:07 PM
The rate at which the drug-resistant parasite is spreading will make it difficult for scientists to find appropriate cure
02 Feb 2017 12:17 PM