3rd Annual Malaria Interpretation Centre Award Ceremony

The winner of this third edition is Dr. Quique Bassat, director of the Malaria Programme at the Barcelona Institute for Global Health

The Malaria Interpretation Centre will present the annual Malaria Interpretation Centre Award. On this occasion, the winner is Dr. Quique Bassat, director of the Malaria Programme at the Barcelona Institute for Global Health.

Continúa leyendo 3rd Annual Malaria Interpretation Centre Award Ceremony

Study succeeds in predicting effectiveness of malaria vaccines

Suggests that effectiveness could be increased by stimulating the person’s immune system prior to immunization against the disease

Research by the Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal) in Barcelona has demonstrated the existence of a series of molecular biomarkers capable of predicting whether or not a vaccine is effective against malaria —which caused nearly 400,000 deaths worldwide in 2018—28. This would make it possible to identify which people are protected before administering it. Continúa leyendo Study succeeds in predicting effectiveness of malaria vaccines