Improved prevention and control efforts have helped to curb malaria’s impact worldwide.
However, roughly half of the world’s population continues to be at risk for malaria.
In 2015, about 214 million new malaria cases and 438,000 deaths occurred—largely among African children under the age of 5. Researchers have been working to develop a vaccine that provides long-term, reliable protection from malaria.
An effective vaccine could protect people living in malaria-endemic...(continua)