Experts Warn Drug-Resistant Malaria On Thai-Cambodian Border Could Spread
IRIN: ‘Third wave’ of malaria resistance lurks on Thai-Cambodia border
“Public health experts and scientists warn history’s third major bout of drug-resistant malaria could spread across Asia to Africa unless ‘radical action’ is taken. Artemisinin-resistant strains on the Thailand-Cambodia border threaten the treatment’s efficacy and pose containment challenges…” (8/29).
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