July 24, 2013 AT 3:00 am

Fighting Malaria with Smart Fashion #WearableWednesday

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the ‘njehringe’ clothing collection by matilda ceesay includes a garment made of insect-repelling fabric (developed in collaboration with another cornell student) to help prevent the spread of malaria. the new textile is three times more efficient than conventional mosquito nets.

via Fashioning Technology

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