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    Jul '09

    MalariaGEN Investigator Recieves Prestigious Award

    The National Academy of Pharmacy of France has awarded Dr Abdoulaye Djimdé its "Prix de la Pharmacie Francophone". Dr Djimdé is a research scientist from the Malaria Research and Training Center (MRTC), University of Bamako, and Malian EDCTP Senior Fellow. The prize is in recognition of his outstanding contribution within the Francophone community. The Award was presented to Dr Djimdé in the context of the World Health Assembly on 17 May 2009...

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    Jun '09

    Genomic Epidemiology of Malaria Focus meeting and Advanced Course

    From the 14th to the 17th June the Genomic Epidemiology of Malaria Focus Meeting on Genomics and Drug Resistance, a part of the Wellcome Trust Conference Programme took place at the Sanger institute conference centre in Cambridge.

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    Jun '09

    MalariaGEN Publication on GWA in Nature Genetics

    The article 'Genome-wide and fine-resolution association analysis of malaria in West Africa' reports on a genome-wide association (GWA) study of severe malaria in The Gambia. Our findings provide proof of principle that fine-resolution multipoint imputation, based on population-specific sequencing data, can substantially boost authentic GWA signals and enable fine...