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Australian research provides final clue for anti-malaria drug

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Feb. 19, 2013 08:42
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Malaria infects more than 200 million people worldwide every year and kills around 600,000 of them.
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SYDNEY - Researchers in Australia have provided the final piece of a puzzle to develop a new anti-malarial drug, which targets the parasite that causes the disease and kills it with a salt overdose.

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