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Malaria breakthrough as scientists find ‘highly effective’ way to kill parasite


<b>Malaria breakthrough as scientists find ‘highly effective’ way to kill parasite</b>Drugs derived from Ivermectin, which makes human blood deadly to mosquitoes, could be available within two years
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The Kenya Medical Research Institute successfully uses bacterium to kill malaria parasites. The researchers discovered that the blood of people who have ingested ivermectin, an anthelmintic derived from the bacterium Streptomyces avermitilis, kills malaria-carrying parasites.

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