News Outlets Continue Coverage Of Lancet Studies Showing Rapid Spread Of Drug-Resistant Malaria In Southeast Asia

CIDRAP News: Highly resistant malaria spreading rapidly in Southeast Asia
“An aggressive strain of drug-resistant malaria that originated in Cambodia has rapidly spread into neighboring countries, causing high rates of treatment failure to first-line treatment and complicating efforts to eliminate the disease, according to two studies published [Monday] in The Lancet Infectious Diseases…” (Dall, 7/23).

Additional coverage of the studies is available from SciDev.Net and VICE.

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