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Malaria Treatment Fails for First Time

Malaria Treatment Fails for First Time

Foreign travel to tropical regions increases the threat of contracting malaria, though effective treatments have been widely available to those who come in contact with the disease. But recently in the U.K., a common malaria drug treatment, artemether-lumefantrine, failed to ...

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First confirmed case of Zika virus in Russia

First confirmed case of Zika virus in Russia

On February 15, Russian Federal Service for Surveillance on Consumer Rights Protection (Rospotrebnadzor) confirmed the first in the country registered case of Zika virus, Joinfo.ua reports. The infected person was a woman who had returned from the Dominican Republic. The ...

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