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Tfh cells linked to malaria vaccine efficacy

A new study offers insight about why a malaria vaccine is less effective against naturally occurring variants of the parasite […]

A single-cell malaria atlas

Researchers have constructed an atlas by fine mapping the genetic changes that malaria parasites undergo during the infection lifecycle. Malaria […]

Eliminating malaria via a simple genetic modification

Researchers have tested genetically modifying mosquitos to express antimalarial genes and pass them on to offspring as a new strategy […]

Field-applicable diagnostic assay for malaria

Researchers have created a field-applicable, ultrasensitive diagnostic assay that specifically detects DNA sequences from all Plasmodium species in both symptomatic […]

Scientists reveal how the Dantu genetic blood variant helps protect against malaria

Researchers at the Wellcome Sanger Institute, the University of Cambridge and the KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kenya, have revealed for […]

World of Genomics: Morocco

The Kingdom of Morocco, bordering the Sahara Desert and the strait of Gibraltar, is best known for its mountain ranges, […]

World of Genomics: Nigeria

One of the most populated countries in the world, Nigeria is a multi-lingual, multi-ethnic nation in West Africa. One of […]

Iron Levels Target Tumour Drug to Cancer Cells

Written by Vered Smith, Science Writer  Researchers have altered a pre-existing drug so that it is only activated in RAS-mutated […]

A Spotlight On: Scientific Integrity – Elisabeth Bik, Scientific Integrity Consultant

Elisabeth Bik is a microbiologist and scientific integrity consultant, who is known for her work spotting errors in research papers. […]

Genome Giants – Janina Jeff, Staff Bioinformatics Scientist, Illumina

Janina Jeff is an American geneticist and Staff Bioinformatics Scientist at Illumina. Jeff is particularly interested in identifying genetic variants […]