Malaria Barcode Can Help Track and Contain Outbreaks

Researchers from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine have identified a genetic marker that could track spread of malaria. Increasing population mobility across the world has made the threat of malaria even greater as this increases the possibility of re-introducing parasites to elimination areas.┬áResearchers from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) have identified a simple …