Sri Lanka declared malaria free: All about malaria
The parasite was first detected by French surgeon Charles Louis Alphonse Laveran in a blood sample of a patient in the year 1880. Here is all you should know about malaria: Interested in General Knowledge and Current Affairs? Click here to stay ...
Nobel Prize In Physiology Or Medicine Goes To Discoveries On Fighting Parasitic Diseases
Inside Science News Service
... locals in 1987 alone. The 1907 Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine also recognized an advance in malaria research. Charles Louis Alphonse Laveran was awarded the prize "in recognition of his work on the role played by protozoa in causing diseases ...
World Mosquito Day: All you need to know about it
World Mosquito Day is observed on 20 August to mark the historic discovery by British doctor Sir Ronald Ross in 1897 that malaria is transmitted between humans by female Anopheles mosquitoes. His discovery laid the foundations for scientists across the ...
So sterben nach Schätzungen der Weltgesundheitsorganisation WHO im Jahr 2013 rund eine halbe Million Menschen an Malaria. Maßgebliche Erkenntnisse über die Krankheit verdanken wir dem Franzosen Charles Louis Alphonse Laveran.