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Malaria: How can changing the built environment reduce cases?

As more mosquitoes become resistant to insecticides and malaria parasites become resistant to drugs scientists are looking to alternative ways to tackle malaria.

Researchers from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine are trying to understand more about what in the rural and urban environments can reduce the rate of malaria transmission.

They believe that we can design the environment to help reduce the number of malaria cases.

  • 11 May 2015
  • From the section Health
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