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Melinda Moree

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SCIENCE AND GLOBAL HEALTH: MALARIA

The malaria parasite changes through several life stages in the human host and can confuse, hide from, and misdirect the human immune system. Scientists are studying the development of the parasites as part of efforts around the world to develop effective vaccines against the disease.

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GUEST COLUMN

Julia Royall is chief of international programs at the National Library of Medicine.

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Based on an exhibition at the National Library
of Medicine

ONLINE ACTIVITIES & RESOURCES

ONLINE ACTIVITIES & RESOURCES

Test your knowledge of the world of global health in online activities, and take this topic into the classroom with resources for students and teachers.

DOWNLOADS

Hear more about global health topics from leaders and advocates featured in the exhibition.

GET INVOLVED

GET INVOLVED
Getting involved starts here. Find out what you can do to tackle the issues you care about.

VISIT

VISIT
The Installation at the National Institutes of Health has closed. See the Traveling Exhibition at a library near you.