All about prevention

Learn more about malaria prevention with topics on antimalarial drugs as well as the latest malaria vaccine that may help eradicate this disease.

Chicken odour repulses mosquitoes

Noticing that mosquitoes bite humans, but stay away from chickens, Ethiopian scientists are working on a new way to protect humans against malaria.

Take care against malaria

Adequate protection against mosquitoes, that's what most South Africans, who intend spending Christmas in certain neighbouring countries should pack.

EU approves the world's first malaria vaccine

The world's first malaria vaccine, called Mosquirix, got a green light from the European Medicines Agency. who have recommended that it be licensed for use in babies in Africa at risk of the mosquito-borne disease.

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