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Launch of the 2nd Global Malaria Action Plan Website

The participatory GMAP2 website has been launched for World Malaria Day. The Second Global Malaria Action Plan (GMAP2) will cover the timeframe 2016-2025. Have a look and contribute by sharing your vision for a malaria-free world...suite

Open Letter to the Swiss Federal Council by Swiss Academic Institutions

In light of the vote of the "Masseneinwanderungsinitiative", Swiss Academic Institutions have written an open letter to the Swiss Federal Council. They express their concern about the possible consequences for Swiss researchers...suite

Worm infections in developing countries: veterinary drugs improve the health of school children

A new study published in the 'New England Journal of Medicine' reveals that the health of millions of children with worm infections could be improved thanks to a veterinary drug. The study represents a vital contribution in the...suite

Pfizer Forschungspreis awarded to Sapaldia co-worker David Conen

Prof Dr. David Conen from the University Hospital Basel is awarded with the Pfizer Forschungspreis in cardiology, urology and nephrology for his paper on premature atrial contractions in the general population. The awarded paper...suite

Resistance gene identified in malaria parasite

A molecular marker associated with resistance to malaria treatment is identified this week in Nature. The results may be useful for monitoring and containing resistance, and contribute to eradication efforts. Blaise Genton is a...suite