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Malaria tests now in 10 secs at Rs 10: All you need to know about this kit

Testing system has accuracy of 90%; can also be developed for other diseases, including dengue

A mobile phone mounted with a super-cheap paper microscope can detect the presence of… 234 more words

Current Affairs

Viral infection and laziness

I had viral infection which lasted few days and then laziness took over that’s why I need a habit ASAP!!

Viral infection was a mixed bag of… 54 more words

Procrastination

Disease

Cape Verde: Malaria

In a follow-up on the locally transmitted malaria increases reported on Cabo Verde this year, 254 indigenous cases were reported through Sep. 24. 133 more words

Disease

IIT Roorkee team repurposes a drug for chikungunya

The Piperazine drug used for treating worm infections and HIV has been able to inhibit the replication of chikungunya virus by nearly 98%.

A drug to treat chikungunya virus infection is in the offing, and… 659 more words

Science

Disease

Chikungunya – Italy

As of 26 September, 183 cases have been notified to the Lazio Region of Italy, which includes the coastal areas of Anzio and Latina as well as the city of Rome. 225 more words

Disease

Disease

Chikungunya – Italy

As of 14 September, fourteen autochthonous confirmed cases of chikungunya have been diagnosed in Italy, six in Rome and eight in the coastal area of Anzio (Lazio Region). 136 more words

Disease

Public urged to intensify efforts vs. mosquitoes

Public urged to intensify efforts vs. mosquitoes

By Leilani Junio

MANILA (Philippines News Agency)  — The Department of Health (DOH) on Thursday called on the public to intensify their efforts to prevent mosquito-borne diseases, such as Dengue, Chikungunya and Japanese Encephalitis (JE), especially during the rainy season. 549 more words

Philippines