Issue 5 - Last day to register for GEM 2016, a new website & more

10 May 2016
Scientific Speed Dating at GEM 2014. Credit: Thomas Farnetti.

Read online           Sign up


In this issue:


  • New insights into the evolution of artemisinin resistance
  • Our latest project, SpotMalaria, is now online


  • New Human GWAS data sets released
  • P. vivax Genome Variation project releases new data to partners
  • Working with Ag1000G - new blogs about getting started with this large data resource


  • An interview with Prof Arjen Dondorp, Head of Malaria at the Mahidol-Oxford Research Unit (MORU) in Bangkok


  • New MalariaGEN website is live
  • Call for applications: AREF Research Development Fellowships 2016



  • Last chance to register for GEM 2016
  • The Epidemiological Transition
  • RSTMH Biennial Meeting 2016


  • World Malaria Day - Combatting malaria through collaboration

Recent publications

  • Links to the latest malaria publications

Malaria in the media

  • BBC news: Malaria resistance 'unable to spread'
  • Science: Drug resistance triggers war to wipe out malaria in the Mekong region
  • The Guardian: Malaria menace: when insecticide-resistant mosquitoes bite back
  • ScienceDaily: Genomes of chimpanzee parasite species reveal evolution of human malaria