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The epidemiology of malaria and challenges to elimination in a low transmission setting in southern Zambia
(Johns Hopkins University, 2016-07-11)
Background: Recently, malaria has become a major global health priority. As a result there has been renewed interest in malaria control, elimination, and eradication. Zambia is one of the Elimination 8 countries and one ...
Asymptomatic P. vivax Malaria Burden and Naturally-Acquired Humoral Response to PvMSP1-19 in a Low Endemic Malaria Area in the Peruvian Amazon Basin
(Johns Hopkins University, 2016-01-13)
Objective: P. vivax (Pv) malaria is the most widely distributed human malaria species in the world, affecting millions of people annually, and the most prevalent species in the Americas. One of the main challenges for the ...
Risk Profiling of Malaria Epidemiology in Rural Bangladesh
(Johns Hopkins University, 2016-09-09)
Background. Of 214 million estimated new malaria cases worldwide in 2015, 10% were from south-east Asia. Bangladesh is one of the 95 countries with ongoing malaria transmission. Of 13 malaria endemic districts in Bangladesh, ...
Effects of Entomopathogenic Chromobacterium (Csp_P) Exposure on the Microbiota and Fitness of Anopheles gambiae
(Johns Hopkins University, 2016-04-20)
Evidence that the mosquito’s microbiota can alter Plasmodium susceptibility has led to interest in manipulating the mosquito microbiome to interfere with malaria transmission. Microbes that mosquitoes naturally harbor may ...