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Half a million tests and many mosquitoes later, new buzz about a malaria prevention drug

19:00 EST 5 Dec 2018 | AAAS

(University of California - San Diego) Researchers spent two years testing chemical compounds for their ability to inhibit the malaria parasite at an earlier stage in its lifecycle than most current drugs, revealing a new set of chemical starting points for the first drugs to prevent malaria instead of just treating the symptoms.

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