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Potential malaria cure involves drinking a glass of milk

Potential malaria cure involves drinking a glass of milk



2018-05-16T06:47:12+0000

“50 children during the course of this interview have succumbed to malaria – hopefully we’re well on the way to treating it." Professor Ben Boyd, chief Investigator at the ARC Centre of Excellence in Convergent Bio-Nano Science, on the latest breakthrough in the fight against malaria.

Professor Ben Boyd, one of the chief investigators at the ARC Centre of Excellence in Convergent Bio-Nano Science, says fat droplets in milk could help the body absorb new drugs, effectively creating a single-dose cure for malaria.



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