Plant could save millions from malaria – Telegraph

Millions of people suffering from malaria now have new hope after British scientists unlocked the genetic map of the plant used to cure the disease.

Scientists from the University of York have confidently predicted they will have high-yielding anti-malaria crops available for wide spread plantation in developing countries within two years.

The discovery of the genetic map of the medicinal herb Artemisia annua has been hailed as a significant breakthrough that could save countless lives.

via Plant could save millions from malaria – Telegraph.

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