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  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. Radical cure of the Plasmodium vivax...latent liver stage is required to effectively manage vivax malaria. Targeted mass treatment with primaquine may be...

    Authors: Pyae Linn Aung, Myat Thu Soe, Than Naing Soe, Thit Lwin Oo, Poh Poh Aung, Aung Khin, Aung Thi, Suparat Phuanukoonnon, Kamolnetr Okanurak, Liwang Cui, Myat Phone Kyaw and Daniel M. Parker
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2021 14:549
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. Irrigation schemes may result in subsequent changes in malaria disease dynamics. Understanding the mechanisms and effects of irrigation on malaria vector bionomics and transmission intensity is essential ... surv...

    Authors: Werissaw Haileselassie, Endalew Zemene, Ming-Chieh Lee, Daibin Zhong, Guofa Zhou, Behailu Taye, Alemayehu Dagne, Wakgari Deressa, James W. Kazura, Guiyun Yan and Delenasaw Yewhalaw
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2021 14:516

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  9. 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
  10. Despite the eradication of malaria across most European countries in the 1960s ... vectors are still present. Most of the malaria cases that have been reported in Europe ... by travelers. However, the possibility...

    Authors: Michela Bertola, Matteo Mazzucato, Marco Pombi and Fabrizio Montarsi
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2022 15:88
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. Clinical presentations of malaria in Ghana are primarily caused by infections...Plasmodium falciparum, with a minor contribution from Plasmodium malariae and Plasmodium ovale.... However, infections containing su...

    Authors: Linda E. Amoah, Kwame K. Asare, Donu Dickson, Sherik-fa Anang, Abena Busayo, Dorcas Bredu, George Asumah, Nana Peprah, Alexander Asamoah, Benjamin Abuaku and Keziah L. Malm
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2022 15:40
  15. It is increasingly recognized that climate change can alter the geographical distribution of vector-borne diseases (VBDs) with shifts of disease vectors to higher altitudes and latitudes. In particular, an increa...

    Authors: Meghnath Dhimal, Bodo Ahrens and Ulrich Kuch
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2014 7:540
  16. Insecticide-treated bed nets (ITNs) are known to be highly effective in reducing malaria morbidity and mortality. However, usage varies ... impact of nets and cause spatial heterogeneity on malaria transmission. ...

    Authors: Harrysone E Atieli, Guofa Zhou, Yaw Afrane, Ming-Chieh Lee, Isaac Mwanzo, Andrew K Githeko and Guiyun Yan
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2011 4:113
  17. Larvicides are typically applied to fixed and findable mosquito breeding sites, such as fish farming ponds used in commercial aquaculture, to kill immature forms and thereby reduce the size of adult malaria vecto...

    Authors: Pablo S. Fontoura, Marcos F. Silva, Anderson S. da Costa, Francismar S. Ribeiro, Marcílio S. Ferreira, Simone Ladeia-Andrade, Juliana Tonini, Priscila T. Rodrigues, Marcia C. Castro and Marcelo U. Ferreira
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2021 14:445
  18. The final article in a series of three publications examining the global distribution of 41 dominant vector species (DVS) of malaria is presented here. The first publication examined...

    Authors: Marianne E Sinka, Michael J Bangs, Sylvie Manguin, Theeraphap Chareonviriyaphap, Anand P Patil, William H Temperley, Peter W Gething, Iqbal RF Elyazar, Caroline W Kabaria, Ralph E Harbach and Simon I Hay
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2011 4:89
  19. Malaria and HIV are among the two most ... risk of an increase in the severity of malaria infection and burdens of malaria, which in turn facilitates the rate of malaria transmission. Malaria infection is also as...

    Authors: Abebe Alemu, Yitayal Shiferaw, Zelalem Addis, Biniam Mathewos and Wubet Birhan
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2013 6:18
  20. Little information is available about malaria and scrub typhus co-infection. This study aimed to investigate the pooled prevalence of malaria and scrub typhus co-infection in febrile ... prevalence of scrub typhu...

    Authors: Polrat Wilairatana, Saruda Kuraeiad, Pongruj Rattaprasert and Manas Kotepui
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2021 14:471
  21. For many years social economic status has been used as an indicator to characterize malaria treatment seeking behaviors of communities and their adherence to malaria control programs. The present study was theref...

    Authors: Asanterabi Lowassa, Humphrey D Mazigo, Aneth M Mahande, Beda J Mwang’onde, Shandala Msangi, Michael J Mahande, Epiphania E Kimaro, Eliapenda Elisante and Eliningaya J Kweka
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2012 5:129
  22. Topographic parameters such as elevation, slope, aspect, and ruggedness play an important role in malaria transmission in the highland areas. They affect ... such as larval habitats presence and productivity for

    Authors: Harrysone E Atieli, Guofa Zhou, Ming-Chieh Lee, Eliningaya J Kweka, Yaw Afrane, Isaac Mwanzo, Andrew K Githeko and Guiyun Yan
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2011 4:241
  23. Malaria in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-positive ... analysis summarizes published literature on the prevalence of malaria infection in HIV-positive children, pregnant women...

    Authors: Seyedeh-Tarlan Mirzohreh, Hanieh Safarpour, Abdol Sattar Pagheh, Berit Bangoura, Aleksandra Barac and Ehsan Ahmadpour
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2022 15:324
  24. Malaria remains a public health problem in the ... . Yunnan faces an increasing risk of imported malaria infections from Mekong river neighboring countries. This ... aimed to identify the high risk area of malaria

    Authors: Yan Bi, Weiwei Yu, Wenbiao Hu, Hualiang Lin, Yuming Guo, Xiao-Nong Zhou and Shilu Tong
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2013 6:357
  25. Although the burden of malaria has significantly declined in recent years in ... and artemisinin-based combination therapy, resurgence of malaria is observed in some settings after several ... to assess if LLINs ...

    Authors: Amélé N Wotodjo, Vincent Richard, Sylvie Boyer, Souleymane Doucoure, Nafissatou Diagne, Aissatou Touré-Baldé, Adama Tall, Ngor Faye, Jean Gaudart, Jean-Francois Trape and Cheikh Sokhna
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2015 8:267
  26. Tengchong County was one of the counties located at the China-Myanmar border with high malaria incidence in the previous decades. As the pilot county for malaria elimination at the border area, Tengchong County ....

    Authors: Shao-sen Zhang, Shui-sen Zhou, Zheng-bin Zhou, Tian-mu Chen, Xue-zhong Wang, Wen-qi Shi, Wei-kang Jiang, Ju-lin Li, Xiao-nong Zhou, Roger Frutos, Sylvie Manguin and Aneta Afelt
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2018 11:511
  27. In recent years, the genus Asaia (Rhodospirillales: Acetobacteraceae) has been isolated from different Anopheles...species and presented as a promising tool to combat malaria. This bacterium has unique features s...

    Authors: Abbas Rami, Abbasali Raz, Sedigheh Zakeri and Navid Dinparast Djadid
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2018 11:367
  28. Changes in land use and land cover (LULC) as well as climate are likely to affect the geographic distribution of malaria vectors and parasites in the coming decades. At present, malaria transmission is concentrat...

    Authors: Temitope O. Alimi, Douglas O. Fuller, Whitney A. Qualls, Socrates V. Herrera, Myriam Arevalo-Herrera, Martha L. Quinones, Marcus V. G. Lacerda and John C. Beier
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2015 8:431
  29. Indoor residual spraying of insecticide (IRS) is a key intervention for reducing the burden of malaria infection. Effectiveness and success of this strategy ... regarding the IRS. Iran has entered the malaria eli...

    Authors: Abdoulhossain Madani, Moussa Soleimani-Ahmadi, Sayed Hossein Davoodi, Alireza Sanei-Dehkordi, Seyed Aghil Jaberhashemi, Mehdi Zare and Teamur Aghamolaei
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2017 10:600
  30. Saurian malaria parasites are diverse apicomplexan blood parasites including...Plasmodium are recorded in African lizards, and to date only two species, Plasmodium zonuriae (Pienaar, 1962) and Plasmodium cordyli....

    Authors: Johann van As, Courtney A. Cook, Edward C. Netherlands and Nico J. Smit
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2016 9:437
  31. Understanding the dynamics of insecticide resistance in African malaria vectors is crucial for successful implementation of...Anopheles funestus from southern Ghana which could compromise the Malaria Operational ...

    Authors: Jacob M. Riveron, Michael Osae, Alexander Egyir-Yawson, Helen Irving, Sulaiman S. Ibrahim and Charles S. Wondji
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2016 9:504
  32. Transmission of malaria in the highlands of Ethiopia is poorly...Anopheles arabiensis. To characterize and identify Anopheles species present in a highland area of northern Ethiopia, adult and larval collections ...

    Authors: Wossenseged Lemma, Kassahune Alemu, Meserete Birhanie, Ligabaw Worku, Julie Niedbalski, Mary Ann McDowell and Neil F. Lobo
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2019 12:557
  33. In Burkina Faso, malaria remains the overall leading cause of morbidity ... and 37.5% of deaths. Genotyping of malaria parasite populations remains an important tool to...msp1) and merozoite surface protein 2 (ms...

    Authors: Anyirékun Fabrice Somé, Thomas Bazié, Issaka Zongo, R. Serge Yerbanga, Frédéric Nikiéma, Cathérine Neya, Liz Karen Taho and Jean-Bosco Ouédraogo
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2018 11:323
  34. The use of detailed methodologies and legitimate settings justifications in spatial analysis is imperative to locating areas of significance. Studies missing this action may enact interventions in improper areas.

    Authors: Sheldon Waugh
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2015 8:79
  35. Multiplicity and genetic diversity of Plasmodium falciparum...infection might play a role in determining the clinical outcome of malaria infection and could be a fair reflection...P. falciparum...and multiplicity...

    Authors: Muzamil Mahdi Abdel Hamid, Arwa F. Elamin, Musab M. Ali Albsheer, Abdelmohaymin A. A. Abdalla, Nouh S. Mahgoub, Shaza O. Mustafa, Mohamed SiddigEltayeb Muneer and Mutaz Amin
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2016 9:362
  36. Near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) was recently applied to age-grade and differentiate laboratory reared Anopheles gambiae sensu strico and Anopheles arabiensis sibling species of Anopheles gambiae sensu lato comp...

    Authors: Maggy Sikulu, Gerry F Killeen, Leon E Hugo, Peter A Ryan, Kayla M Dowell, Robert A Wirtz, Sarah J Moore and Floyd E Dowell
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2010 3:49
  37. During the last decades two dams were constructed along the Senegal River. These intensified the practice of agriculture along the river valley basin. We conducted a study to assess malaria vector diversity, dyna...

    Authors: Mamadou O Ndiath, Jean-Biram Sarr, Lobna Gaayeb, Catherine Mazenot, Seynabou Sougoufara, Lassana Konate, Franck Remoue, Emmanuel Hermann, Jean-francois Trape, Gilles Riveau and Cheikh Sokhna
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2012 5:21
  38. The detection of insecticide resistance in natural populations of Anopheles vectors is absolutely necessary for malaria control. In the African region, the ... technique in the assessment of insecticide resistanc...

    Authors: Nazaire Aïzoun, Razaki Ossè, Roseric Azondekon, Roland Alia, Olivier Oussou, Virgile Gnanguenon, Rock Aikpon, Gil Germain Padonou and Martin Akogbéto
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2013 6:147
  39. Fungal biopesticides have the potential to significantly reduce densities of malaria vectors as well as associated malaria transmission. In previous field trials, entomopathogenic...Metarhizium anisopliae...IP 46...

    Authors: Dickson W Lwetoijera, Robert D Sumaye, Edith P Madumla, Deogratius R Kavishe, Ladslaus L Mnyone, Tanya L Russell and Fredros O Okumu
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2010 3:18
  40. The study of vector feeding behaviour is an important step in the understanding of the epidemiology of vector borne diseases. The main objective of this work was to study the spatio-temporal host preferences and ...

    Authors: El Hadji Malick Ngom, Jacques-André Ndione, Yamar Ba, Lassana Konaté, Ousmane Faye, Mawlouth Diallo and Ibrahima Dia
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2013 6:332
  41. Routine molecular surveillance for imported drug-resistant malaria parasites to the USA and European Union ... guidelines up to date for persons traveling to malaria endemic countries. Recent advances in next-gen...

    Authors: Mariangela L’Episcopia, Julia Kelley, Dhruviben Patel, Sarah Schmedes, Shashidahar Ravishankar, Michela Menegon, Edvige Perrotti, Abduselam M. Nurahmed, Albadawi A. Talha, Bakri Y. Nour, Naomi Lucchi, Carlo Severini and Eldin Talundzic
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2020 13:137
  42. Owing to pyrethroid resistance in An. gambiae, the carbamate and organophosphate insecticides are currently regarded as alternatives or supplements to pyrethroids for use on mosquito net treatments. Resistance mo...

    Authors: Rock Aïkpon, Fiacre Agossa, Razaki Ossè, Olivier Oussou, Nazaire Aïzoun, Frédéric Oké-Agbo and Martin Akogbéto
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2013 6:192
  43. Anopheles (Kerteszia) cruzii is a primary vector of Plasmodium parasites in Brazil’s Atlantic Forest. Adult females of An. cruzii and An. homunculus, which is a secondary malaria vector, are morphologically simil...

    Authors: Camila Lorenz, Tatiani Cristina Marques, Maria Anice Mureb Sallum and Lincoln Suesdek
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2012 5:257
  44. Insecticide treated plastic sheeting (ITPS), sometimes known as durable lining..., has potential as a long-lasting insecticidal surface for malaria vector control when used as lining for...

    Authors: Fabrice Chandre, Roch K Dabire, Jean-Marc Hougard, Luc S Djogbenou, Seth R Irish, Mark Rowland and Raphael N'Guessan
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2010 3:65
  45. Malaria in South Africa is primarily transmitted by Anopheles funestus Giles. Resistance to pyrethroid insecticides in An. funestus...in northern Kwazulu/Natal, South Africa, and in neighbouring areas of southern...

    Authors: O R Wood, S Hanrahan, M Coetzee, L L Koekemoer and B D Brooke
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2010 3:67

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