Novartis to Spend $100M on Malaria Initiative

20:00 EDT 16 Apr 2018 | BioSpace

Mosquito-borne illnesses are a major concern in many parts of the world. One of the nastier viruses carried by mosquitoes, malaria, was responsible for the deaths of more than 445,000 people in 2016. One biotech is aiming to make a difference.

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