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Dynamic allocation of Strings in C++ struct

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I have a structure like the one below with a C++ string member. I need to dynamically allocate the structure and the name field. What's the right way to allocate/free memory for the myName member?

typedef struct Students
		std::string myName;
	}STStudents *pSTStudents;
	pStudents = (pSTudents)malloc(sizeof(STStudents));
		printf("Error allocating memory for pStudents\n");

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