Navigation Links
International Conference On Malaria - 'Laveran To Genomics'

International conference on malaria was held to mark the 125 years of discovery of Malarial parasite in Algeria on November 6th 1880 by Charles Louis Alphones Laveran for which he was awarded the Noble Prize in 1907.// The inauguration meeting was attended by various scientists, Union Health Minister Anbumani Ramadoss, Minister of state Health and Family Welfare Panabaka Lakshmi and other delegates. The theme of the international conference is “Laveran to Genomics” and it will deliberate on the emerging areas in malaria research. The Conference was organized jointly by Malaria Research Centre and the National Vector Borne Disease Control Program.

Inaugurating the conference Minister of State for Health and Family welfare Panabaka Lakshmi said, “Government’s measures to combat malaria and new research strengthened the knowledge base about transmission dynamics in different eco systems”. On this special occasion it was told that the Malaria Research Centre will be renamed as National Institute of malaria.

Government is planning to introduce a new combination drug to combat malaria due to increased resistance showed by the parasites against the drug Chloroquine. The new drug combination consists of combining sulfoxide pyremethamine and artesunate. India had to deal with inaccessibility of certain areas and poor health seeking behavior in remote localities. Monitoring of insecticides and drug resistance was being done in the problem areas with the support of the Malaria Research Centre field units. India is planning to organize large vaccine clinical trials in Orissa and Madhya Pradesh. Government is giving cost-effective vector control measures, insecticide treated nets free of costs in high risk areas.

Source: The Hinu.
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. International community warns India on HIV situation
2. Key step forward on International Health Rules
3. ICMR along with other International Research organisation with drug development for Neglected Diseases
4. International Osteoporosis Research Centre To Be Started In India.
5. Indian hospitals require International Accreditation
6. Delhi To Host International Women’s Congress From Nov 2
7. International conference on Ayurveda to be held on Kerala
8. International Teleradiology: The Future Of Radiologic Diagnosis
9. John Mendelsohn M.D, chosen for an International Award
10. Thailand To Procure Botulism Antitoxin Internationally
11. International Rating System To Be Introduced For Hospitals In India
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:9/2/2020)... ... September 02, 2020 , ... ... healthcare payers administering Medicare Advantage and Special Needs plans, is proud to support ... Health Insurance Plans (AHIP). RAM is supporting the event as a sponsor and ...
(Date:9/1/2020)... ... September 01, 2020 , ... Dr. Kiran ... in aesthetic surgery of the face, breast, and body. In 2018, she founded ... boutique plastic surgery and aesthetic practice in Southwest Florida. Dr. Gill and her ...
(Date:8/31/2020)... ... 31, 2020 , ... Want to get moving, break up your routine, and ... is thrilled to launch its fourth annual STEPtember campaign in the United States to ... everyone wherever they are at this moment — encouraging people to move in the ...
(Date:8/31/2020)... ... ... A Cure for Covid-19 “PTS” with Mediation & Hypnosis , At this very turbulent ... panic, experiencing deep anxiety, immense stress, and right now are needing serious relief from a ... on the planet are experiencing a great degree of emotional discomfort, be it fear or ...
(Date:8/28/2020)... ... August 28, 2020 , ... Ernst & ... was named an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2020 Florida Award finalist. Now in ... whose ambitions deliver innovation, growth and prosperity as they build and sustain successful ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:9/2/2020)... and ROCKWALL, Texas (PRWEB) , ... ... ... Powerful Preventative in the Fight Against Covid-19 , Advanced Penetration Technology, LLC, ... innovative healthcare solutions for patients utilizing non-prescription, Over The Counter (OTC) products, ...
(Date:9/1/2020)... CHARLOTTE, N.C. (PRWEB) , ... September 01, 2020 , ... ... at an alarming rate as businesses, schools and community organizations remain closed. Because about ... Cross urgently needs the help of both blood donors and blood drive hosts to ...
(Date:8/31/2020)... ... 31, 2020 , ... Continuing on its rapid national expansion ... and deodorization provider - is proud to announce it has opened doors in ... and residents throughout the area. , Germinator provides a 100% safe and non-toxic ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: