News on the planning process for the clinical trial!

As the Malaria Vaccine Project has now raised over $200,000 this means Dr Michael Good and his team at Griffith University, Institute for Glycomics can now¬†commence the planning process for the clinical trial and undertake the test of the first dose of the vaccine. The vaccine, PlasProtecT, is made by culturing malaria parasites and then … More News on the planning process for the clinical trial!

JACKS STORY!

Captain Jack¬†Olsson Jack¬†Olsson¬†tells of his Army experience as a Troop Commander in the 2/8th¬†Field Artillery Regiment during his service in Borneo 1944-45, where mosquitoes reigned supreme! To be protected from malaria all troops were required to take¬†Atebrin¬†tablets each day under strict supervision. These tablets however were not a cure but at best a suppressive. At … More JACKS STORY!

Queensland Researchers believe they could be the first!!!

QUEENSLAND researchers believe they could be the first in the world to find an effective vaccine for malaria, after a successful trial in humans. The Sunday Mail can reveal a Griffith University trial of nine volunteers has found all participants developed an immune response after receiving a small dose of the PlasProtecT vaccine. It‚Äôs the … More Queensland Researchers believe they could be the first!!!