An anonymous donor gave John Hopkins University Medical Centers $100 million to establish an institute for developing better treatments and a vaccine for malaria, a disease that kills more than a million people each year. A panel explains what’s behind this initiative and the problems the researchers will face.


  • Regina Rabinovich Gates Foundation
  • Don Roberts professor of tropical public health at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
  • Diane Griffin chair of microbiology and immunology at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

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