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A new potential Malaria vaccine is under development that could save up to 300,000 lives annually.

Currently about 400,000 lives are lost per year most of them children under the age of 10.

Source:

https://www.ox.ac.uk/news/2021-04-23-malaria-vaccine-becomes-first-achieve-who-specified-75-efficacy-goal
SW User
Same group as behind the Astra Zeneca covid vaccine. They've been working on it for years.
deadgerbil · 22-25
Crazy just how many people die from malaria
Rooster · M
Antimalarial drugs called chloroquine and primaquine were mainly the nasty bitter ass pills we had to take every day in Vietnam. About time they made progress for this nasty disease.
SW User
Really? Someone finally cared for the poor? Because its usually the poor inflicted with malaria.
Toepatrol · 26-30, M
[@44604,Aidolovemostofyourthoughts] Mostly Africa and Asia true
MrBrownstone · 41-45, M
No media hype over malaria?
Toepatrol · 26-30, M
plenty actually[@1149,MrBrownstone]
I mean yeah, if you must look outside yourself for a saviour
Toepatrol · 26-30, M
I'm not certain what you mean[@1199560,Jdanielb]

 
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