Madagascar

Malaria Parasite May Have Found Way To Thwart Protective Genetic Variation

March 31, 2010
Each year at least 350 million people around the world are infected by malaria parasites.   More than one million people, mainly young children, succumb to the disease.   But...
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New Study Reveals Complex Origins of the Malagasy

June 19, 2009
Only 250 miles separates the island of Madagascar from the southeast coast of Africa.   The short distance between the two land masses traditionally led the outside world to assume...
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