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Dengue diversity across spatial and temporal scales: Local structure and the effect of host population size - 24 March 2017

Trump's 2018 budget proposal ‘devalues’ science - 24 March 2017

UK science, post-Brexit - 24 March 2017

US science agencies face deep cuts in Trump budget - 23 March 2017

Predatory journals recruit fake editor - 23 March 2017

6th World Congress on Leishmaniasis - 23 March 2017

The Carter Center: Waging Peace. Fighting Disease. Building Hope. - 22 March 2017​​​​​​​

FT Health: Tom Frieden interview and R&D trends - 22 March 2017

ISNTD Chagas Conference - 22 March 2017

WHO Global Partners Meeting on Neglected Tropical Diseases - 22 March 2017

COUNTDOWN Programme Launches in Nigeria - 22 March 2017

Announcement: Transparency upgrade for Nature journals - 16 March 2017

GOST: A generic ordinal sequential trial design for a treatment trial in an emerging pandemic - 13 March 2017

A key malaria metabolite modulates vector blood seeking, feeding, and susceptibility to infection - 10 March 2017

Informational Webinar – MS in Conservation Medicine Program - 09 March 2017

Grand Challenges Explorations Round 19 Opened - 08 March 2017

A high-resolution look at the human cell: Introducing the Human Cell Atlas - 08 March 2017

Prophage WO genes recapitulate and enhance Wolbachia-induced cytoplasmic incompatibility - 02 March 2017

Microbiology: Manipulation of the manipulators - 02 March 2017

Sterile protection against human malaria by chemoattenuated PfSPZ vaccine - 23 February 2017

Neglected Tropical Diseases Summit 2017 - 23 February 2017

Follow the The Keystone Symposium meeting “Malaria: from Innovation to Eradication” - 22 February 2017

The UK Coalition Against NTDs join forces to advance the agenda 5 Years On - 21 February 2017

ASTMH Presentations now online - 20 February 2017

The International Society for Neglected Tropical Diseases Festival 2017 - 17 February 2017

Parasitic worm may trigger mystery nodding syndrome - 17 February 2017

Gut bacteria boost bee immunity - 16 February 2017

Sterile protection against human malaria by chemoattenuated PfSPZ vaccine - 16 February 2017

Bill and Melinda Gates’ annual letter​​​​​​​ - 15 February 2017

The head of Britain’s powerful new funding body deserves a chance - 09 February 2017

LSTM Lecture - Understanding filarial diseases: a story of success – 09 February 2017

World’s foremost institute on death and disease metrics gets massive cash boost – 09 February 2017

Parasite controls another wasp  – 09 February 2017

The time is ripe to reform the World Health Organization – 09 February 2017

Obituary: David Baldry – 09 February 2017

Honour for Prof Tchuem Tchuenté – 09 February 2017

Journal Citation Reports: A New Primer - 30 January 2017

Olyset Nets celebrating 15 years - 30 January 2017

Images in Clinical Medicine: Taenia solium - 26 January 2017

A semisynthetic organism engineered for the stable expansion of the genetic alphabet - 26 January 2017

Plasmodium malariae and P. ovale genomes provide insights into malaria parasite evolution - 26 January 2017

ISNTD Festival 2017 - 26 January 2017

UPCOMING MEETING BSP Spring Meeting 2017 – 24 January 2017

Remember to get your nominations in for the 2017 BSP Wright Medal – 24 January 2017

Centre of excellence in infectious diseases research – 24 January 2017

A half-billion-dollar bid to head off emerging diseases – 20 January 2017

Radio 4 Parasitism – 20 January 2017

How to turn competitors into collaborators  - 17 January 2016

Gates Foundation research can’t be published in top journals – 13 January 2016

Important - Deadline for Odile Bain Memorial Prize nominations 31 January 2017

Guinea Worm Eradication Program - 12 January 2017

Alan J. Magill Fellowship - Call for Concept Papers – 12 January 2017

Announcement: Five new Nature journals for 2017  - 12 January 2017

A plan for U.K. science after the European Union referendum

06 January 2017

Mosquitoes: New contender for most lethal animal

22 December 2016

 

NewsBites: Spotlight on CDC's Parasitic Disease Work

22 December 2016

 

WHO: Year in review 2016

22 December 2016

UK steps up investments in global fight to end malaria

15 December 2016

Malaria control improves in Africa, off-track globally

15 December 2016

CiteScore: a new metric to help you track journal performance and make decisions

15 December 2016

Corporate culture spreads to Scandinavian institutes

15 December 2016

Zika virus infection damages the testes in mice

15 December 2016

Madagascar: Halting pig-transmitted tapeworm
09 December 2016

ISNTD news -December 2016
09 December 2016

Four steps to precision public health
09 December 2016

One year later, Zika scientists prepare for a long war
02 December 2016

A call to strengthen the global strategy against schistosomiasis and soil-transmitted helminthiasis: the time is now
02 December 2016

6th World Leish Congress
29 November 2016

Mosquitoes on the move
29 November 2016

New drug candidate for the curative treatment of onchocerciasis and lymphatic filariasis
29 November 2016

Linnean Society Irene Manton Lecture 2016
29 November 2016

ASTMH: Alan J. Magill Fellowship - Call for Concept Papers
17 November 2016

Dr. V. Kumaraswami Wins Kyelem Prize for Contributions to Eliminating Neglected Tropical Diseases
17 November 2016

Grand Challenges Explorations Round 17 Grants Awarded
17 November 2016

Open peer review finds more takers
17 November 2016

Call for expressions of interest in a position or consultancy developing vector control evidence and research capacity in Haiti
14 November 2016

Chagas disease burden in the Rio Grande Valley of Texas
14 November 2016

The quiet rise of the NIH’s hot new metric
14 November 2016

Host-parasite ecology, behavior and genetics: a review of the introduced fly parasite Philornis downsi and its Darwin’s finch hosts
14 November 2016

Shanghai - Charting the next 15 years in health: 9th Global Conference on Health Promotion, Shanghai 2016
14 November 2016

ISNTD Water Awards 2016
14 November 2016

Welcome to the ISNTD's 2017 schedule!
14 November 2016

Seminar by David Molyneux: Neglected tropical diseases and LSTM
03 November 2016

De novo phasing with X-ray laser reveals mosquito larvicide BinAB structure
03 November 2016

Zika virus infection damages the testes in mice
03 November 2016

Rio fights Zika with biggest release yet of bacteria-infected mosquitoes
03 November 2016

VACANCY: Professor in Vector Biology - Keele University, UK
28 October 2016

Fewer numbers, better science
26 October 2016

6th World Congress on Leishmaniasis
25 October 2016

Promoting south-centred collaborations in vector-borne diseases
25 October 2016

Revising the ICD: explaining the WHO approach
25 October 2016

InfoNTD - NTD news portal October 2016
18 October 2016

Science feature - Biting Back
14 October 2016

Drug discovery: Chemical diversity targets malaria
13 October 2016

Brexit government’s anti-immigration stance spooks UK scientists
13 October 2016

Protozoan protects the gut
13 October 2016

Vector-borne diseases in the UK" meeting- November; Liverpool, UK
13 October 2016

NTDs & mental health: strengthening collaboration on World Mental Health Day 2016
10 October 2016

The impact of training informal health care providers in India: A randomized controlled trial
07 October 2016

Global Health Action - Neglected Tropical Diseases
05 October 2016

Last week at MalariaWorld: Sri Lanka declared malaria free
30 September 2016

Guatemala Becomes Fourth Nation in Americas to Eliminate River Blindness
29 September 2016

Socio-economic inequality in science is on the rise
21 September 2016

ISNTD WASH, awards & more!
21 September 2016

In memoriam: Anuj Nathalal Shah (1960-2016)
20th September 2016

VI International Giardia & Cryptosporidium Conference
16 September 2016

WHO's role in humanitarian health emergencies
16 September 2016

The Worldwide Insecticide resistance Network
15 September 2016

LSTM Seminar Series: Tales of an itinerant entomologist
15 September 2016

Neglected tropical diseases: progress towards addressing the chronic pandemic
15 September 2016

Parasite named in honour of President Obama
15 September 2016

Global Grand Challenges - Grant opportunities
14 September 2016

WHO and partners battle multiple disease outbreaks in South Sudan
12 September 2016

Vacancy: Technical Assistant in Parasitology, University of Melbourne
09 September 2016

Ebola and Zika: Cautionary tales
09 September 2016

Applications invited for Gates Cambridge Scholarship
08 September 2016

Proteasome inhibition for treatment of leishmaniasis, Chagas disease and sleeping sickness
08 September 2016

Diversity-oriented synthesis yields novel multistage antimalarial inhibitors
07 September 2016

Wellcome: Why we have set publisher requirements
06 September 2016

Experts advise WHO on 2 emergencies this week - Zika virus and yellow fever
05 September 2016

Global assessment of schistosomiasis control over the past century shows targeting the snail intermediate host works best
02 September 2016

Potential for Zika virus introduction and transmission in resource-limited countries in Africa and the Asia-Pacific region
01 September 2016

Benefits and risks of the Sanofi-Pasteur dengue vaccine: Modeling optimal deployment
02 September 2016

A Large-Scale Analysis of Impact Factor Biased Journal Self-Citations
01 September 2016

Zika Worsens in Singapore, and U.S. Experts Are Worried
31 August 2016

Stop ignoring misconduct
31 August 2016

Cross-border collaboration for neglected tropical disease efforts—Lessons learned from onchocerciasis control and elimination in the Mano River Union (West Africa)
22 August 2016

Obituary - Professor Mohamed Mahroof Ismail, 1931 – 2016
23 August 2016

Neurocysticercosis in the United States: Improving Patient Diagnosis and Treatment
23 August 2016

Mosquito guns and heavy fines: how Cuba kept Zika at bay for so long
17 August 2016

Proteasome inhibition for treatment of leishmaniasis, Chagas disease and sleeping sickness
11 July 2016

Deciphering P values: Beware false certainty
05 August 2016

Science: Uncertainty reigns in Brexit Britain
29 July 2016

Stern Review on the REF
28 July 2016

BBSRC and MRC pre-announce a £9M call for Networks in Vector Borne Disease (VBD) Research
28 July 2016

NewsBites: Spotlight on CDC's Parasitic Disease Work
18 July 2016

Death of Keith Vickerman
18 July 2016

Google Scholar top publications - Tropical Medicine & Parasitology
18 July 2016

Thomson Reuters Announces Definitive Agreement to Sell its Intellectual Property & Science Business to Onex and Baring Asia for $3.55 billion
18 July 2016

The lowest common denominator: marketing science with jIF
08 July 2016

Beat it, impact factor! Publishing elite turns against controversial metric
08 July 2016

What’s the point of the PhD thesis?
07 July 2016

Genetic dissection of Flaviviridae host factors through genome-scale CRISPR screens
07 July 2016

A maleness gene in the malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae
1 July 2016

Current vacancies: Natural History Museum
30 June 2016

Insect bites make viral disease worse
29 June 2016

Tobacco plants make malaria drug
29 June 2016

A CRISPR screen defines a signal peptide processing pathway required by flaviviruses
17 June

Experts fear Zika's effects may be even worse than thought
17 June 2016

ESCCAP – European Scientific Counsel Companion Animal Parasites
17 June 2016

Data sharing: A code of conduct for data on epidemics
16 June 2016

The Brazilian Zika virus strain causes birth defects in experimental models
11 June 2016

LSTM announces the honorary appointment of Professor Tchuem Tchuenté as an NTD Ambassador
09 June 2016

Bacterium could curb malaria
08 June 2016

Science: Mosquito hunters search for Zika vectors
3 June 2016

Science: Infection and the first eukaryotes
27 May 2016

US reviews plan to infect mosquitoes with bacteria to stop disease
26 May 2016

What if... A letter from the CEO of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
25 May 2016

Science: Researchers decry consent proposal
20 May 2016

Zika must remain a high priority
18 May 2016

Science: Animals show how Zika harms foetuses
13 May 2016

Nature: Zika shrinks 'mini brains' in culture
11 May 2016

New book: Neglected Tropical Diseases - Sub-Saharan Africa
10 May 2016

Reaching the unreached: Fourth progress report of the London Declaration
6 May 2016

Policy: Security spending must cover disease outbreaks
5 May 2016

Continuous evolution of Bacillus thuringiensis toxins overcomes insect resistance
5 May 2016

American Committee of Medical Entomology (ACME) - Breakthroughs in Medical Entomology Award
4 May 2016

Dealing with retractions
4 May 2016

ESCCAP - Vector-borne Diseases 2016 meeting
29 April 2016

WHO collaborating centre for the epidemiology, detection and control of cystic and alveolar echinococcosis (in humans and animals)
29 April 2016

Helminth infection promotes colonization resistance via type 2 immunity
29 April 2016

Wolbachia mosquito control
29 April 2016

World Malaria Day: End Malaria for Good
25 April 2016

CDC News Bites - April 2016
23 April 2016

Science: Malaria wars
22 April 2016

Professor Mark Taylor appointed President of the British Society for Parasitology
20 April 2016

Keynote lecture at ECCMID - David Molyneux on NTDs
20 April 2016

Zika virus in the Americas: Early epidemiological and genetic findings
15 April 2016

Parasites resistant to the antimalarial atovaquone fail to transmit by mosquitoes
15 April 2016

ECCMID 2016: David Molyneux on the importance of treating NTDs
11 April 2016

Science: Yellow fever outbreak triggers vaccine alarm
8 April 2016

Nature Editorial: Viral complacency
5 April 2016

Be on the frontlines of innovative disease surveillance
5 April 2016

Science: Immunity goes local
1 April 2016

Just a few minutes is all it takes to confirm an outbreak
30 March 2016

King's College London: Australian Bicentennial Scholarships & Fellowships
24 March 2016

Tuft cells, taste-chemosensory cells, orchestrate parasite type 2 immunity in the gut
18 March 2016

Risks of Wolbachia mosquito control
18 March 2016

BBC news: Dog owners warned about new tick disease
16 March 2016

Research Analytics - What are Citation Metrics?
14 March 2016

Nature News: First Zika-linked birth defects detected in Colombia
10 March 2016

Nature Letter: Late acquisition of mitochondria by a host with chimaeric prokaryotic ancestry
04 March 2016

Nature Toolbox: The manuscript-editing marketplace
04 March 2016

Synthetic biology’s first malaria drug meets market resistance
25 February 2016

ISNTD Infectious Thoughts Interview with: Dr. Waleed Al Salem
23 February 2016

SoIPa and European Veterinary College host the 29th Congress in Bari, Italy: Parasites, Poverty and Social Commitment
22 February 2016

Bill & Melinda Gates foundation – Global Grand Challenges
22 February 2016

2016 ASTMH Annual Meeting – awards and funding
18 February 2016

Invasive species: Control wildlife pathogens too
18 February 2016

Benchtop to barrios: the challenge of developing new drugs for Chagas disease
16 February 2016

Structure- and function-based design of Plasmodium-selective proteasome inhibitors
11 February 2016

Grand Challenges China: New Interventions for Global Health
10 February 2016

Vector Hazard Report for Zika in the Americas and Hawaii
08 February 2016

Deformed wing virus is a recent global epidemic in honeybees driven by Varroa mites
08 February 2016

LSTM hosts the formal announcement of the Ross Fund
08 February 2016

NTD News for Africa 01 2016
03 February 2016

President Jimmy Carter addresses the House of Lords in a Lecture on Guinea Worm
03 February 2016

ESCCAP Modular Guides – Press Release
03 February 2016

UK House of Lords NTD debate
03 February 2016

ISNTD - Learn, meet & partner throughout 2016
07 January 2016

REF doing more harm than good, says Hepi president
07 January 2016

Dogs thwart effort to eradicate Guinea worm
07 January 2016

Stop impact factor obsession, report says
04 January 2016

A LAIR1 insertion generates broadly reactive antibodies against malaria variant antigens
23 December 2015

Obituary: Richard Ward, 1944-2015
18 December 2015

Ebola research boost crowded out other neglected diseases
03 December 2015

Expanding the role of diagnostic and prognostic tools for infectious diseases in resource-poor settings : Supplement
03 December 2015

Malaria parasites target the hepatocyte receptor EphA2 for successful host infection
27 November 2015

Gene drive turns mosquitoes into malaria fighters
27 November 2015

An obscure mosquito-borne disease goes global
27 November 2015

Government to spend £1bn on fighting malaria
23 November 2015

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