Posts tagged with malaria
Image design: Serial/Trash Malaria claims a million lives a year, a majority of which are children, and threatens the lives of billions more within its tropical ranges. It is caused by Plasmodium, a parasite that uses mosquitoes as a way of getting in to and out of humans. Initial infection from the bite of a […]
By Aidan Maartens, Post-doc student at the Gurdon Institute Note: Aidan was awarded third place in this year’s Access to Understanding competition. Check back tomorrow to read his winning entry! Congratulations Aidan! It ended in a pub with a group of us – some entrants, some science-communications people, and one of the judges of the competition – struggling […]
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