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  1. Pregnant women are more susceptible to severe Plasmodium falciparum malaria, which can lead to poor maternal and...P. falciparum malaria in pregnant women.

    Authors: Aziem A Ali, Elhassan M Elhassan, Mamoun M Magzoub, Mustafa I Elbashir and Ishag Adam

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2011 4:88

    Content type: Research

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  2. 44,693 mosquitoes belonging to 28 different species were caught from October 2007 to May 2008. Among mosquitoes caught, 318 were An. gambiae s.s., 2 were An. nili, 568 were An. funestus s.s., and one individual w...

    Authors: Armel Djènontin, Sahabi Bio-Bangana, Nicolas Moiroux, Marie-Claire Henry, Olayidé Bousari, Joseph Chabi, Razaki Ossè, Sébastien Koudénoukpo, Vincent Corbel, Martin Akogbéto and Fabrice Chandre

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2010 3:83

    Content type: Research

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  3. Vector control in the highlands of western Kenya has resulted in a significant reduction of malaria transmission and a change in the vectorial ... as El Niño increases the highlands suitability for malaria transm...

    Authors: Ednah N Ototo, Andrew K Githeko, Christine L Wanjala and Thomas W Scott

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2011 4:144

    Content type: Research

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  4. Anopheles subpictus sensu lato, a widespread vector of malaria in Asia, is reportedly composed of four...An. subpictus species B specimens in Sri Lanka are termed An. subpictus B/ An. sundaicus because of recent ...

    Authors: Sinnathamby N Surendran, Pavillupillai J Jude and Ranjan Ramasamy

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2011 4:117

    Content type: Research

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  5. Plasmodium knowlesi is primarily responsible for zoonotic malaria in several Southeast Asian countries. Precise identification...Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax, was investi...

    Authors: Jyotsna Shah, Akhila Poruri, Olivia Mark, Urmila Khadilka, Franziska Mohring, Robert W. Moon and Ranjan Ramasamy

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2017 10:342

    Content type: Research

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  6. To reveal the spatio-temporal distribution of malaria vectors in the national malaria surveillance sites from 2005 to 2010 and provide reference for the current National Malaria Elimination Programme (NMEP) in Ch...

    Authors: Ji-Xia Huang, Zhi-Gui Xia, Shui-Sen Zhou, Xiao-Jun Pu, Mao-Gui Hu, Da-Cang Huang, Zhou-Peng Ren, Shao-Sen Zhang, Man-ni Yang, Duo-Quan Wang and Jin-Feng Wang

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2015 8:146

    Content type: Research

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  7. High coverage of long-lasting insecticidal nets (LLINs) is the cornerstone of the malaria control strategy of the national malaria control program (NMCP) in Cameroon, with a target of reducing malaria transmissio...

    Authors: Cyrille Ndo, Edmond Kopya, Marie Agathe Donbou, Flobert Njiokou, Parfait Awono-Ambene and Charles Wondji

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2018 11:157

    Content type: Research

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  8. Malaria is caused by protozoan parasites of the...Plasmodium. It is one of the leading causes of illness and death in the world. It is a major public health problem in Ethiopia. Over the past years, the disease h...

    Authors: Abebe Alemu, Dagnachew Muluye, Mikrie Mihret, Meaza Adugna and Melkamu Gebeyaw

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2012 5:173

    Content type: Research

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  9. When Plasmodium vivax tertian malaria was prevalent in The Netherlands, the use of therapeutic malaria for the treatment of neurosyphilis patients presented ... an early attack, known from tropical vivax-malaria....

    Authors: Jan Peter Verhave

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2013 6:19

    Content type: Review

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  10. Treatment of confirmed malaria patients with Artemisinin-based Combination Therapy (ACT ... remote areas is the goal of many anti-malaria programs. Introduction of effective and affordable malaria Rapid Diagnosis...

    Authors: Amidou Diarra, Issa Nébié, Alfred Tiono, Souleymane Sanon, Issiaka Soulama, Alphonse Ouédraogo, Adama Gansané, Jean B Yaro, Espérance Ouédraogo, Alfred S Traoré and Sodiomon B Sirima

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2012 5:103

    Content type: Research

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  11. Long-lasting insecticidal nets (LLINs) are an important tool for controlling malaria. Much attention has been devoted to determine...Plasmodium infection rate and on clinically-confirmed malaria cases in sub-Saha...

    Authors: Benjamin G Koudou, Hala Ghattas, Clémence Essé, Christian Nsanzabana, Fabian Rohner, Jürg Utzinger, Brian E Faragher and Andres B Tschannen

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2010 3:91

    Content type: Research

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  12. Malaria in the western Kenya highlands is characterized ... conditions. The sensitivity of a site to malaria epidemics depends on the level of immunity ... affects exposure and sensitivity of a site to malaria.

    Authors: Christine L Wanjala, John Waitumbi, Guofa Zhou and Andrew K Githeko

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2011 4:81

    Content type: Research

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  13. Long-lasting insecticide treated nets (LLINs) and indoor residual house spraying (IRS) are the main interventions for the control of malaria vectors in Zanzibar. The aim of the ... study was to assess the suscept...

    Authors: Khamis A Haji, Bakari O Khatib, Stephen Smith, Abdullah S Ali, Gregor J Devine, Maureen Coetzee and Silas Majambere

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2013 6:82

    Content type: Research

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  14. It is well known that temperature has a major influence on the transmission of malaria parasites to their hosts. However, mathematical ... agree about the way in which temperature affects malaria transmission.

    Authors: Torleif Markussen Lunde, Mohamed Nabie Bayoh and Bernt Lindtjørn

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2013 6:20

    Content type: Research

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  15. Authors: Marianne E Sinka, Yasmin Rubio-Palis, Sylvie Manguin, Anand P Patil, Will H Temperley, Peter W Gething, Thomas Van Boeckel, Caroline W Kabaria, Ralph E Harbach and Simon I Hay

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2011 4:210

    Content type: Erratum

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    The original article was published in Parasites & Vectors 2010 3:72

  16. In previous studies it was determined that the stable isotope 13-carbon can be used as a semen label to detect mating events in the malaria mosquito Anopheles arabiensis. In this paper we describe the use of an a...

    Authors: Michelle EH Helinski, Rebecca C Hood, Doris Gludovacz, Leo Mayr and Bart GJ Knols

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2008 1:19

    Content type: Short report

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  17. Malaria has been endemic in Guangzhou for more ... to identify the relationship between meteorological variables and malaria reported. Our results revealed that each 1 ... 0.90% in the monthly number of malaria c...

    Authors: Tiegang Li, Zhicong Yang and Ming Wang

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2013 6:155

    Content type: Letter to the Editor

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  18. Anopheles barbirostris is a vector of malaria in Sri Lanka. The taxon exists as...An. barbirostris complex in Southeast Asia. The present study characterizes Sri Lankan An. barbirostris using mtDNA cytochrome oxi...

    Authors: Kanapathy Gajapathy, Pavilupillai J Jude, Sara L Goodacre, Lalanthika BS Peiris, Ranjan Ramasamy and Sinnathamby N Surendran

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2014 7:348

    Content type: Short report

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  19. This study reports for the first time on the distribution, host preference and infection rates of malaria vectors in Mauritania. It was conducted during...An. arabiensis was the predominant species observed in al...

    Authors: Ibrahima Dia, Hampate Ba, Sid Ahmed Ould Mohamed, Diawo Diallo, Baidy Lo and Mawlouth Diallo

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2009 2:61

    Content type: Short report

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  20. Malaria is still an endemic disease of public ... in Malaysia. Populations at risk of contracting malaria includes indigenous people, traditional villagers, mobile ... groups and land scheme settlers, immigrants ...

    Authors: Haridah Alias, Johari Surin, Rohela Mahmud, Aziz Shafie, Junaidden Mohd Zin, Mahadzir Mohamad Nor, Ahmad Shah Ibrahim and Christina Rundi

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2014 7:186

    Content type: Research

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  21. Malaria re-emerged in the Huang-Huai Plain...Anopheles sinensis...as a vector. However, there is no information on strategies based on multi-factor analysis to effectively control the re-emergence of malaria in t...

    Authors: Shui-sen Zhou, Shao-sen Zhang, Jian-jun Wang, Xiang Zheng, Fang Huang, Wei-dong Li, Xian Xu and Hong-wei Zhang

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2012 5:106

    Content type: Research

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  22. Much of the confusing ecophenotypic plasticity of Anopheles gambiae sensu lato...is attributable to the differential biological traits of the sibling species, with their heterogeneous geographical distribution, b...

    Authors: Amawulu Ebenezer, Aline Edith Mekeu Noutcha, Peter I Agi, Samuel N Okiwelu and Thomas Commander

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2014 7:32

    Content type: Research

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  23. Both helminth and malaria infections result in a highly polarized immune...in vivo...as a measure of Th2 immune response in malaria patients with and without helminth co-infection.

    Authors: Andargachew Mulu, Afework Kassu, Mengistu Legesse, Berhanu Erko, Demise Nigussie, Techalew Shimelis, Yeshambel Belyhun, Beyene Moges, Fusao Ota and Daniel Elias

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2014 7:240

    Content type: Research

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  24. Plant-based mosquito control methods may use as a supplementary malaria vector control strategy. This study aimed to ... plants on indoor density and feeding activity of malaria vectors at early hours of the nigh...

    Authors: Tekle Olbamo, Endashaw Esayas, Tizazu Gebre and Fekadu Massebo

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2021 14:190

    Content type: Research

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  25. The success of indoor interventions that target mosquitoes for malaria control is partially dependent on early evening ... presence of cattle increase or decrease bites from malaria mosquito vectors. This study a...

    Authors: Melkam Abiye Zeru, Simon Shibru and Fekadu Massebo

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2020 13:322

    Content type: Research

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  26. Enhanced inflammatory host responses have been attributed as the cellular basis for development of severe malaria as well as sepsis. In contrast to ... an increase in incidence of sepsis and cerebral malaria in h...

    Authors: Madhumita Panda, Prakash K Sahoo, Alok Das Mohapatra, Soumya kanti Dutta, Pravat K Thatoi, Rina Tripathy, Bidyut K Das, Ashok K Satpathy and Balachandran Ravindran

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2013 6:203

    Content type: Research

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  27. Both falciparum and vivax malaria were historically prevalent in China with high ... this, the re-emergence or outbreak of malaria was unavoidable in central China during 2005– ... role of the vector in the trans...

    Authors: Jia-Yun Pan, Shui-Sen Zhou, Xiang Zheng, Fang Huang, Duo-Quan Wang, Yu-Zu Shen, Yun-Pu Su, Guang-Chao Zhou, Feng Liu and Jing-Jing Jiang

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2012 5:136

    Content type: Short report

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  28. There is a high prevalence of malaria and viral hepatitis in South Africa. Co...Plasmodium malaria (leading to cerebral malaria) and hepatitis E virus (HEV) is...

    Authors: Syeda Sahra, Abdullah Jahangir, Qasim Zafar Iqbal, Neville Mobarakai, Allison Glaser and Ahmad Jahangir

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2021 14:215

    Content type: Short report

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  29. Malaria around the China-Myanmar border is a...An. minimus is a principle malaria vector with a wide geographic distribution in this area. Malaria is endemic along the boundary between Yunnan...Anopheles communit...

    Authors: Guo Yu, Guiyun Yan, Naixin Zhang, Daibin Zhong, Ying Wang, Zhengbo He, Zhentian Yan, Wenbo Fu, Feilong Yang and Bin Chen

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2013 6:264

    Content type: Research

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  30. Yemen is a Mediterranean country where 65% of its population is at risk of malaria, with 43% at high risk. Yemen ... phase without sustainable reduction in the proportion of malaria cases. A cross-sectional house...

    Authors: Omar AA Bamaga, Mohammed AK Mahdy, Rohela Mahmud and Yvonne AL Lim

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2014 7:351

    Content type: Research

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  31. Among the currently used drugs in malaria case management, artemisinin derivatives and primaquine have...Plasmodium falciparum. Hence, they reduce the transmission of the parasite from the patient to the mosquito...

    Authors: Solomon Mequanente Abay

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2013 6:278

    Content type: Research

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  32. Anopheles annularis s.l. is a wide spread malaria vector in South and Southeast Asia, including...An. annularis...is a complex of two sibling species viz. A and B, that are differentiated by chromosome banding pa...

    Authors: Sinnathamby N Surendran, Kanapathy Gajapathy, Vaitheki Kumaran, Tharmasegaram Tharmatha, Pavilupillai J Jude and Ranjan Ramasamy

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2011 4:239

    Content type: Short report

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  33. The western area of the province of Almeria, sited in southern Spain, has one of the highest immigrant population rates in Spain, mainly dedicated to agricultural work. In recent years, there has been a significa...

    Authors: Joaquín Pousibet-Puerto, Ana Belén Lozano-Serrano, Manuel Jesús Soriano-Pérez, José Vázquez-Villegas, María José Giménez-López, María Isabel Cabeza-Barrera, José Ángel Cuenca-Gómez, Matilde Palanca-Giménez, María Pilar Luzón-García, Nerea Castillo-Fernández, María Teresa Cabezas-Fernández and Joaquín Salas-Coronas

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2021 14:240

    Content type: Research

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  34. Malaria continues to be a major health problem ... and sub-tropical regions around the world. Malaria transmission is a dynamic process and involves ... Almost half of the population at risk of malaria lives in f...

    Authors: Narayani Prasad Kar, Ashwani Kumar, Om P Singh, Jane M Carlton and Nutan Nanda

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2014 7:265

    Content type: Review

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  35. The present study focuses on both long- and short-term malaria transmission in Eritrea and investigates the risk factors. Annual aggregates of information on malaria cases, deaths, diagnostics and control interve...

    Authors: Selam Mihreteab, Jailos Lubinda, Bingxin Zhao, Alfonso J. Rodriguez-Morales, Ajlina Karamehic-Muratovic, Aman Goitom, Muhammad Yousaf Shad and Ubydul Haque

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2020 13:126

    Content type: Research

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  36. Individuals continuously exposed to malaria gradually acquire immunity that protects from severe ... immunity has been incorporated into numerous models of malaria transmission of varying levels of complexity (e ...

    Authors: Teresa K Yamana, Arne Bomblies, Ibrahim M Laminou, Jean-Bernard Duchemin and Elfatih A B Eltahir

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2013 6:226

    Content type: Research

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  37. A mosquito repellent has the potential to prevent malaria infection, but there has been few studies ... mosquito repellent with LLINs in the reduction of malaria.

    Authors: Wakgari Deressa, Yemane Y Yihdego, Zelalem Kebede, Esey Batisso, Agonafer Tekalegne and Getachew A Dagne

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2014 7:132

    Content type: Research

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  38. Previous research on determinants of malaria in Burkina Faso has largely focused on individual risk factors. Malaria risk, however, is also shaped by ... community, and climatic/environmental risk factors for malaria

    Authors: Sekou Samadoulougou, Mathieu Maheu-Giroux, Fati Kirakoya-Samadoulougou, Mathilde De Keukeleire, Marcia C Castro and Annie Robert

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2014 7:350

    Content type: Research

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  39. In arid settings, droughts usually lead to periods of very low or no malaria transmission. However, in rural Kandi (Sonsoro) in northeastern Benin, several malaria cases are often diagnosed during dry seasons....

    Authors: Renaud Govoetchan, Virgile Gnanguenon, Roseric Azondékon, Rodrigue Fiacre Agossa, Arthur Sovi, Frédéric Oké-Agbo, Razaki Ossè and Martin Akogbéto

    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2014 7:79

    Content type: Research

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