Could drug resistant malaria be on the rise in Africa?

2 Feb 2017

Following four recent resistant cases, a team at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine says though it is too early to panic, things could suddenly get worse and is demanding an urgent appraisal of drug-resistance levels in Africa. The BBC reports: “Two of the cases were associated with travel to Uganda, one with Angola and one with Liberia - suggesting drug-resistant malaria could be emerging over wide regions of the continent.” Read more