Back row (from left to right): Etienne Bilgo, Oliver Zida, Bema Ouattara; Middle row: Boureima Saré, Judicael Zida, Brian Lovett, Moussa Ouattara, MichaÏlou Sanfo and Bamory Ouattara; Front row: Yaya Ouattara and Jacques Gnambani.
Scientists have genetically engineered a spider fungus that develops a venom that kills mosquitos that bite humans.
ITIJ commends the diligent work of the teams at University of Maryland and IRSS research institute in Burkina Faso.
Knowing that malaria kills more than 400,000 people a year and that Africa is one of the continents worst affected by this awful disease, trials of the fungus were carried out in a simulated village in Burkina Faso, one that replicated the normal conditions that mosquitoes would thrive in, complete with plants, huts and water and food sources for the mosquitoes.
There were 219 million malaria cases worldwide in 2017, according to the World Health Organization (WHO), and they caused 435,000 deaths, mainly of children under five. The next step was to test the fungus in as close to real-world conditions as possible.
Wilder says Fury rematch is 'officially on'
Then they were close to a rematch, but Fury, in a surprise move, signed with Top Rank to bring his events to ESPN. Fury faces German Tom Schwarz in Las Vegas on 15 June, his first bout since teaming up with USA broadcaster ESPN.
Researchers from the University of Maryland in the U.S. engineered the fungus to deliver a toxin to mosquitoes. It was complete with plants, huts, water sources and food for the mosquitoes while special nets were used to prevent the insects from escaping. In order to be exposed to the deadly fungus, the mosquitoes had to land on the sheets. By the end of the 45-day trial, the spider toxin fungus wiped out 99 percent of the mosquito population.
Reyes was part of the Gunners" 2003/2004 "invincibles' team that won the Premier League title without losing a game. Reyes won the Europa League five times during his playing career - amongst 20 major honours to his name.
But New Zealand and Sri Lanka are clearly in different places right now, and another mismatch was always on the cards. They stay in Cardiff for Afghanistan on Tuesday, while New Zealand plays Bangladesh on Thursday morning.
The explosion happened at the "Kristall" factory in Dzerzhinsk about 400km east of Moscow , in the Nizhny Novgorod region. The blast broke windows in about 200 homes near the plant, the Interfax news agency cited regional authorities as saying.
Sweet and savoury packaged snacks, ready meals and instant noodles are among the examples of the food group given by researchers. In comparison, the first study found that diets high in unprocessed and minimally processed foods and lower risks of disease.
He produced averages of 25.9 points and 12 rebounds in 56 games this season, the lowest number of games played in his career. Davis and his agent, Rich Paul , met with David Griffin on Wednesday in Los Angeles.
The Canadian Press has learned the league made a call to the Raptors to discuss the Toronto rapper's behaviour on the sidelines. Back in 2014, cameras caught him using a lint roller to clean his trousers during a Toronto game against the Brooklyn Nets.
Afghanistan captain Gulbadin Naib said the win here against Pakistan in favourable conditions showed "anything can happen". Now for the real deal, albeit starting against the lowest-ranked and least experienced team in the tournament.
Norway's Haland scores record 9 in U20 WC win
Adailton scored six goals for Brazil vs South Korea at the 1997 FIFA Under 20 World Cup championship. The 18-year-old kicked off his scoring with a goal in the seventh minute, tallying four by halftime.
Serena Williams stunned by Sofia Kenin at French Open
Amanda Anisimova , 17, became the youngest USA woman to reach the French Open fourth round since Williams in 1998. First world No. 1 Naomi Osaka suffered a 6-4, 6-2 defeat at the hands of the Czech Republic's Katerina Siniakova .
Siniakova ousts Osaka in Roland Garros stunner
The Czech goes on to face Madison Keys of the United States in what will be her first appearance in the last 16 of the majors. Serving for the set, Siniakova fell 0-40 down but she ground her way back to deuce and won it on her second game point.
New Zealand begin World Cup charge against Sri Lanka
We know that not every game will be a 350 score, and it's important to be made aware of that as we go throughout this tournament". New Zealand has played some impressive cricket in the recent past and they would not like to leave any stone unturned.
Ben & Jerry's wants to make a CBD infused ice cream
If you want to have your say in the matter, the public comment period related to the hearing will be open through July 2, 2019. CBD, which stands for Cannabidiol, is a cannabis compound that will not get a person high upon consumption.
Human remains found during search for Maleah Davis in Arkansas
When asked how long he thought the remains had been there, Hempstead County Sheriff James Singleton said, "It's been a while". Investigators also saw surveillance video captured from the porch of an apartment next door to Vence's, the affidavit said.
Shanahan to call out China over South China Sea
Security Council Resolutions related to sanctions on North Korea , an area where Shanahan said the Chinese have been helpful. He credited China for its co-operation on enforcing United Nations sanctions against Pyongyang.
U.S. Economy Grew 3.1% In the First Quarter
Clarida, who made the remarks during a discussion in NY , said the Fed is attuned to potential risks to the economic outlook. The economy is seen supported by a strong labor market, which is boasting the lowest unemployment rate in almost 50 years.