Scientists close to creating single-dose cure for all strains of malaria

Scientists close to creating single-dose cure for all strains of malaria Compound cured animals infected with resistant malaria parasites New treatment should enter clinical trials in 2013Malaria killed 655,000 people in 2010 | UPDATED: 14:50 GMT, 31 August 2012 Scientists believe they are close to creating a single-dose cure for all strains of malaria.

HIV gum test "just as effective as traditional blood screening"

HIV gum test 'just as effective as traditional blood screening' The OraQuick, made by OraSure Technologies can give an HIV reading in 20 minutes A gum swab test used to diagnose HIV is just as accurate as the traditional blood screening, according to a new study.