Using cellphone technology to fight malaria


Fighting Malaria in Africa

Story reported in Fast Company magazine by writer Zachary Wilson.  December 14, 2009

“A new initiative called SMS for Life, born from the minds of a group of IBM’s Extreme Blue interns and pharmaceutical company Novartis, uses cell phones, texting and an e-mapping Web site to track and manage the supply malaria-fighting drugs in Africa.”

http://www.fastcompany.com/blog/zachary-wilson/and-how/are-your-interns-saving-world-ibms-are?1260892547

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