Increasingly inbred and fragmented populations of Plasmodium vivax associated with the eastward decline in malaria transmission across the Southwest Pacific
January 26, 2018
This paper describes the changing patterns of malaria parasite (Plasmodium vivax) population genetic structure with declining transmission across the Southwest Pacific. The work has identified specific parameters that can be measured to track elimination progress.
Artemether-lumefantrine versus chloroquine for the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium knowlesi malaria: an open-label randomized controlled trial (CAN KNOW)
January 15, 2018
Background Plasmodium knowlesi is reported increasingly across Southeast Asia and is the most common cause of malaria in Malaysia. No randomized…