Filipino entomologist and biologist at John Hopkins University Hospital Rhoel Dinglasan discovered a new vaccine against Malaria. This one is called TBV or transmission-blocking vaccine. It actually works by preventing the Malaria-carrying mosquitos from spreading it.
Check out the story on Times magazine.
The Korea Herald also runs a story on this.
This is how a Pinoy scientist looks like. Here's his pic I
stole borrowed from Daphne's.