Speculative timeline of future malaria events
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|Time period||Development summary||More details|
|2020||Diagnosis||A diagnostic tool consisting in the first ever saliva-based rapid diagnostic test (RDT) is expected to start field trials being rolled out in the Democratic Republic of Congo or Uganda in the second quarter of this year.||Democratic Republic of Congo, Uganda|
|2021||Eradication||Zambia aims to eliminate malaria by this year.||Zambia|
|2021||Diagnosis||The world’s first ever saliva-based rapid diagnostic test (RDT) is expected to be launched by this year by South Africa-based Erada Technology Alliance, in collaboration with international partners CellFree Sciences, Frontier Institute, Johns Hopkins University and Oasis Diagnostics.||Africa|
|2021||Treatment||London based medical device company MediSieve aims to launch a magnetic blood filter intended to enable doctors to remove infected red blood cells from the bloodstream directly, thus reducing parasitaemia, which would result in the usage of fewer IV drugs while minimizing hospital time – leading to cost savings.||United Kingdom|
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