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Malaria Journal

Malaria Journal 1/2018

Ausgabe 1/2018

Inhaltsverzeichnis ( 484 Artikel )

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Extensive diversity in the allelic frequency of Plasmodium falciparum merozoite surface proteins and glutamate-rich protein in rural and urban settings of southwestern Nigeria

Roland I. Funwei, Bolaji N. Thomas, Catherine O. Falade, Olusola Ojurongbe

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Submicroscopic malaria cases play role in local transmission in Trenggalek district, East Java Province, Indonesia

Heny Arwati, Subagyo Yotopranoto, Etik Ainun Rohmah, Din Syafruddin

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Status of insecticide resistance in malaria vectors in Kwale County, Coastal Kenya

Caroline W. Kiuru, Florence Awino Oyieke, Wolfgang Richard Mukabana, Joseph Mwangangi, Luna Kamau, Damaris Muhia-Matoke

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Socio-demographic and household attributes may not necessarily influence malaria: evidence from a cross sectional study of households in an urban slum setting of Chennai, India

Shalu Thomas, Sangamithra Ravishankaran, Aswin Asokan, N. A. Johnson Amala Justin, T. Maria Jusler Kalsingh, Manu Thomas Mathai, Neena Valecha, Alex Eapen

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Factors associated with willingness to take up indoor residual spraying to prevent malaria in Tororo district, Uganda: a cross-sectional study

Ignatius Wadunde, Arthur Mpimbaza, David Musoke, John C. Ssempebwa, Michael Ediau, Doreen Tuhebwe, Yeka Adoke, Rhoda K. Wanyenze

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Estimation on local transmission of malaria by serological approach under low transmission setting in Myanmar

Myat Htut Nyunt, Than Naing Soe, Thinzar Shein, Ni Ni Zaw, Soe Soe Han, Fauzi Muh, Seong-Kyun Lee, Jin-Hee Han, Ji-Hoon Park, Kwon-Soo Ha, Won Sun Park, Seok-Ho Hong, Myat Phone Kyaw, Eun-Taek Han

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A phase 1 evaluation of the pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamic interaction of the anti-malarial agents KAF156 and piperaquine

F. Joel Leong, Jay Prakash Jain, Yiyan Feng, Budhaditya Goswami, Daniel S. Stein

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

“We were being treated like the Queen”: understanding trial factors influencing high paediatric malaria treatment adherence in western Kenya

Caroline Jones, Ambrose O. Talisuna, Robert W. Snow, Dejan Zurovac

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Unclear association between levels of Plasmodium falciparum lactate dehydrogenase (PfLDH) in saliva of malaria patients and blood parasitaemia: diagnostic implications?

Eva A. Nambati, William C. Kiarie, Francis Kimani, James H. Kimotho, Maureen S. Otinga, Edwin Too, Stephen Kaniaru, Janice Limson, Wallace Bulimo

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Stabilization of RDT target antigens present in dried Plasmodium falciparum-infected samples for validating malaria rapid diagnostic tests at the point of care

Collins Morang’a, Cyrus Ayieko, George Awinda, Rachel Achilla, Caroline Moseti, Bernhards Ogutu, John Waitumbi, Elizabeth Wanja

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Methylene blue induced morphological deformations in Plasmodium falciparum gametocytes: implications for transmission-blocking

Ishan Wadi, C. Radhakrishna Pillai, Anupkumar R. Anvikar, Abhinav Sinha, Mahendra Nath, Neena Valecha

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Parasitaemia data and molecular characterization of Haemoproteus catharti from New World vultures (Cathartidae) reveals a novel clade of Haemosporida

Michael J. Yabsley, Ralph E. T. Vanstreels, Ellen S. Martinsen, Alexandra G. Wickson, Amanda E. Holland, Sonia M. Hernandez, Alec T. Thompson, Susan L. Perkins, Christopher J. West, A. Lawrence Bryan, Christopher A. Cleveland, Emily Jolly, Justin D. Brown, Dave McRuer, Shannon Behmke, James C. Beasley

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Comparative evaluation of anopheline sampling methods in three localities in Indonesia

Brandyce St. Laurent, Supratman Sukowati, Timothy A. Burton, David Bretz, Mulyadi Zio, Syah Firman, Sumardi, Heru Sudibyo, Amalia Safitri, Suwito, Puji B. Asih, Sully Kosasih, Shinta, William A. Hawley, Thomas R. Burkot, Frank H. Collins, Din Syafruddin, Neil F. Lobo

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Assessment of the quality and quantity of naturally induced antibody responses to EBA175RIII–V in Ghanaian children living in two communities with varying malaria transmission patterns

Hamza B. Abagna, Festus K. Acquah, Ruth Okonu, Nii A. Aryee, Michael Theisen, Linda E. Amoah

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Why do people participate in mass anti-malarial administration? Findings from a qualitative study in Nong District, Savannakhet Province, Lao PDR (Laos)

Bipin Adhikari, Koukeo Phommasone, Palingnaphone Kommarasy, Xayaphone Soundala, Phonesavanh Souvanthong, Tiengkham Pongvongsa, Gisela Henriques, Paul N. Newton, Nicholas J. White, Nicholas P. J. Day, Arjen M. Dondorp, Lorenz von Seidlein, Mayfong Mayxay, Phaik Yeong Cheah, Christopher Pell

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Global sequence diversity of the lactate dehydrogenase gene in Plasmodium falciparum

Phumin Simpalipan, Sittiporn Pattaradilokrat, Pongchai Harnyuttanakorn

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Molecular identification of sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine resistance in malaria infected women who received intermittent preventive treatment in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Emrah Ruh, Jean Paul Bateko, Turgut Imir, Aysegul Taylan-Ozkan

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Differential induction of malaria liver pathology in mice infected with Plasmodium chabaudi AS or Plasmodium berghei NK65

Diletta Scaccabarozzi, Katrien Deroost, Yolanda Corbett, Natacha Lays, Paola Corsetto, Fausta Omodeo Salè, Philippe E. Van den Steen, Donatella Taramelli

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

An observational analysis of the impact of indoor residual spraying with non-pyrethroid insecticides on the incidence of malaria in Ségou Region, Mali: 2012–2015

Joseph Wagman, Christelle Gogue, Kenzie Tynuv, Jules Mihigo, Elie Bankineza, Mamadou Bah, Diadier Diallo, Andrew Saibu, Jason H. Richardson, Diakalkia Kone, Seydou Fomba, Jeff Bernson, Richard Steketee, Laurence Slutsker, Molly Robertson

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

In silico epitope mapping and experimental evaluation of the Merozoite Adhesive Erythrocytic Binding Protein (MAEBL) as a malaria vaccine candidate

Pedro Cravo, Renato B. Machado, Juliana A. Leite, Taizy Leda, Rossarin Suwanarusk, Najara Bittencourt, Letusa Albrecht, Carla Judice, Stefanie C. P. Lopes, Marcus V. G. Lacerda, Marcelo U. Ferreira, Irene S. Soares, Yun Shan Goh, Daniel Y. Bargieri, François Nosten, Bruce Russell, Laurent Rénia, Fabio T. M. Costa

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Malaria programme personnel’s experiences, perceived barriers and facilitators to implementing malaria elimination strategy in South Africa

Khumbulani Welcome Hlongwana, Benn Sartorius, Joyce Tsoka-Gwegweni

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Attractive toxic sugar baits for controlling mosquitoes: a qualitative study in Bagamoyo, Tanzania

Marta Ferreira Maia, Frank Chelestino Tenywa, Hannah Nelson, Athumani Kambagha, Abigail Ashura, Ibrahim Bakari, Deogratis Mruah, Aziza Simba, Ally Bedford

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Diagnostic challenges of prolonged post-treatment clearance of Plasmodium nucleic acids in a pre-transplant autosplenectomized patient with sickle cell disease

Paul M. Luethy, Sean C. Murphy, Annette M. Seilie, Yingda L. Xie, Chuen-Yen Lau, John F. Tisdale, Matthew M. Hsieh, Jessica L. Reinhardt, Anna F. Lau, Gary A. Fahle

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Genetic diversity of three surface protein genes in Plasmodium malariae from three Asian countries

Suttipat Srisutham, Naowarat Saralamba, Kanlaya Sriprawat, Mayfong Mayxay, Frank Smithuis, Francois Nosten, Sasithon Pukrittayakamee, Nicholas P. J. Day, Arjen M. Dondorp, Mallika Imwong

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

State-dependent domicile leaving rates in Anopheles gambiae

Simon P. W. Zappia, Alex M. Chubaty, Bernard D. Roitberg

01.12.2018 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Use of epidemiological and entomological tools in the control and elimination of malaria in Ethiopia

Abebe Animut, Bernt Lindtjørn

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Identification and characterization of areas of high and low risk for asymptomatic malaria infections at sub-village level in Ratanakiri, Cambodia

Lies Durnez, Myrthe Pareyn, Vanna Mean, Saorin Kim, Nimol Khim, Didier Menard, Marc Coosemans, Tho Sochantha, Vincent Sluydts

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Changes in malaria epidemiology in Germany, 2001–2016: a time series analysis

Sabine Vygen-Bonnet, Klaus Stark

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The inverted cup device for blood transfer on malaria RDTs: ease of use, acceptability and safety in routine use by health workers in Nigeria

Sandra Incardona, Magoma Mwancha-Kwasa, Roxanne R. Rees-Channer, Audrey Albertini, Joshua Havumaki, Peter Chiodini, Wellington Oyibo, Iveth J. Gonzalez

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Poor response to artesunate treatment in two patients with severe malaria on the Thai–Myanmar border

Aung Pyae Phyo, Kyaw Kyaw Win, Aung Myint Thu, Lei Lei Swe, Htike Htike, Candy Beau, Kanlaya Sriprawat, Markus Winterberg, Stephane Proux, Mallika Imwong, Elizabeth A. Ashley, Francois Nosten

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Preventing malaria in the Peruvian Amazon: a qualitative study in Iquitos, Peru

Ian Newell, Connie Wiskin, James Anthoney, Graciela Meza, Gilles de Wildt

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Manual exchange transfusion for severe imported falciparum malaria: a retrospective study

Jinfeng Lin, Xiaoying Huang, Gang Qin, Suyan Zhang, Weiwei Sun, Yadong Wang, Ke Ren, Junxian Xu, Xudong Han

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Blood parasite infections in a wild population of ravens (Corvus corax) in Bulgaria

Peter Shurulinkov, Lachezar Spasov, Georgi Stoyanov, Nayden Chakarov

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Increased Plasmodium chabaudi malaria mortality in mice with nutritional iron deficiency can be reduced by short-term adjunctive iron supplementation

Filip C. Castberg, Lasse Maretty, Trine Staalsoe, Casper Hempel, Erik Clasen-Linde, Lars Hviid, Jørgen A. L. Kurtzhals

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A case of blackwater fever with persistent Plasmodium falciparum parasitaemia detected by PCR after artemether–lumefantrine treatment

Paul John Huggan, Chin Hin Ng, Jennifer Ho, Raymond Tzer Pin Valentine Lin, Jean-Marc Chavatte

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A systematic review of transfusion-transmitted malaria in non-endemic areas

Federica Verra, Andrea Angheben, Elisa Martello, Giovanni Giorli, Francesca Perandin, Zeno Bisoffi

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Infant and child mortality in relation to malaria transmission in KEMRI/CDC HDSS, Western Kenya: validation of verbal autopsy

Nyaguara O. Amek, Annemieke Van Eijk, Kim A. Lindblade, Mary Hamel, Nabie Bayoh, John Gimnig, Kayla F. Laserson, Laurence Slutsker, Thomas Smith, Penelope Vounatsou

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Seasonal and inter-annual variation of malaria parasite detection in wild chimpanzees

Doris F. Wu, Therese Löhrich, Andreas Sachse, Roger Mundry, Roman M. Wittig, Sébastien Calvignac-Spencer, Tobias Deschner, Fabian H. Leendertz

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Effect of individual and community-level bed net usage on malaria prevalence among under-fives in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Lauren Levitz, Mark Janko, Kashamuka Mwandagalirwa, Kyaw L. Thwai, Joris L. Likwela, Antoinette K. Tshefu, Michael Emch, Steven R. Meshnick

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Drug resistance genes: pvcrt-o and pvmdr-1 polymorphism in patients from malaria endemic South Western Coastal Region of India

Shiny Joy, Benudhar Mukhi, Susanta K. Ghosh, Rajeshwara N. Achur, D. Channe Gowda, Namita Surolia

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Malaria knowledge and bed net use in three transmission settings in southern Africa

Mufaro Kanyangarara, Harry Hamapumbu, Edmore Mamini, James Lupiya, Jennifer C. Stevenson, Sungano Mharakurwa, Mike Chaponda, Philip E. Thuma, Lovemore Gwanzura, Shungu Munyati, Modest Mulenga, Douglas E. Norris, William J. Moss, For the Southern Africa International Centers of Excellence for Malaria Research

01.12.2018 | Commentary | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Primaquine ineligibility in anti-relapse therapy of Plasmodium vivax malaria: the problem of G6PD deficiency and cytochrome P-450 2D6 polymorphisms

J. Kevin Baird, Katherine E. Battle, Rosalind E. Howes

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The importance of morphological identification of African anopheline mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) for malaria control programmes

Erica Erlank, Lizette L. Koekemoer, Maureen Coetzee

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Detection of asymptomatic carriers of malaria in Kohat district of Pakistan

Muhammad Abdul Naeem, Suhaib Ahmed, Saleem Ahmed Khan

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Efficacy and safety of artemisinin-based combination therapy and chloroquine with concomitant primaquine to treat Plasmodium vivax malaria in Brazil: an open label randomized clinical trial

André Daher, Dhelio Pereira, Marcus V. G. Lacerda, Márcia A. A. Alexandre, Cristiana T. Nascimento, Júlio Castro Alves de Lima e Silva, Mauro Tada, Rosilene Ruffato, Ivan Maia, Tereza Cristina dos Santos, Paola Marchesini, Ana Carolina Santelli, David G. Lalloo

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Plasmodium falciparum genetic variation of var2csa in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Robert Verity, Nicholas J. Hathaway, Andreea Waltmann, Stephanie M. Doctor, Oliver J. Watson, Jaymin C. Patel, Kashamuka Mwandagalirwa, Antoinette K. Tshefu, Jeffrey A. Bailey, Azra C. Ghani, Jonathan J. Juliano, Steven R. Meshnick

01.12.2018 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Adjunctive therapy for severe malaria: a review and critical appraisal

Rosauro Varo, Valerie M. Crowley, Antonio Sitoe, Lola Madrid, Lena Serghides, Kevin C. Kain, Quique Bassat

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Modelling and observing the role of wind in Anopheles population dynamics around a reservoir

Noriko Endo, Elfatih A. B. Eltahir

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Molecular and physiological analysis of Anopheles funestus swarms in Nchelenge, Zambia

Jacek W. Zawada, Yael L. Dahan-Moss, Mbanga Muleba, Roch K. Dabire, Hamid Maïga, Nelius Venter, Craig Davies, Richard H. Hunt, Maureen Coetzee, Lizette L. Koekemoer

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A novel immortalized hepatocyte-like cell line (imHC) supports in vitro liver stage development of the human malarial parasite Plasmodium vivax

Yongyut Pewkliang, Siriwan Rungin, Kaewta Lerdpanyangam, Apisak Duangmanee, Phongthon Kanjanasirirat, Phichaya Suthivanich, Khanit Sa-ngiamsuntorn, Suparerk Borwornpinyo, Jetsumon Sattabongkot, Rapatbhorn Patrapuvich, Suradej Hongeng

01.12.2018 | Commentary | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Global action for training in malaria elimination

Dyann F. Wirth, Núria Casamitjana, Marcel Tanner, Michael R. Reich

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Efficacy of artesunate–amodiaquine, dihydroartemisinin–piperaquine and artemether–lumefantrine for the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Maradi, Niger

Francesco Grandesso, Ousmane Guindo, Lynda Woi Messe, Rockyath Makarimi, Aliou Traore, Souleymane Dama, Ibrahim Maman Laminou, Jean Rigal, Martin de Smet, Odile Ouwe Missi Oukem-Boyer, Ogobara K. Doumbo, Abdoulaye Djimdé, Jean-François Etard

01.12.2018 | Meeting Report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Community participation during two mass anti-malarial administrations in Cambodia: lessons from a joint workshop

Thomas J. Peto, Mark Debackere, William Etienne, Lieven Vernaeve, Rupam Tripura, Gregoire Falq, Chan Davoeung, Chea Nguon, Huy Rekol, Lorenz von Seidlein, Arjen M. Dondorp, Nou Sanann, Phaik Yeong Cheah, Martin De Smet, Christopher Pell, Jean-Marie Kindermans

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Plasmodium species differentiation by non-expert on-line volunteers for remote malaria field diagnosis

Alejandra Ortiz-Ruiz, María Postigo, Sara Gil-Casanova, Daniel Cuadrado, José M. Bautista, José Miguel Rubio, Miguel Luengo-Oroz, María Linares

01.12.2018 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Plasmodium vivax molecular diagnostics in community surveys: pitfalls and solutions

Maria Gruenberg, Clara Antunes Moniz, Natalie Ellen Hofmann, Rahel Wampfler, Cristian Koepfli, Ivo Mueller, Wuelton Marcelo Monteiro, Marcus Lacerda, Gisely Cardoso de Melo, Andrea Kuehn, Andre M. Siqueira, Ingrid Felger

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Decreased endemic malaria in Suriname: moving towards elimination

Edward D. van Eer, Gustavo Bretas, Hélène Hiwat

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

CYP2D6 activity and the risk of recurrence of Plasmodium vivax malaria in the Brazilian Amazon: a prospective cohort study

Larissa W. Brasil, Fernanda Rodrigues-Soares, Ana B. Santoro, Anne C. G. Almeida, Andrea Kühn, Rajendranath Ramasawmy, Marcus V. G. Lacerda, Wuelton M. Monteiro, Guilherme Suarez-Kurtz

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Spatial and temporal dynamics of malaria in Madagascar

Felana A. Ihantamalala, Feno M. J. Rakotoarimanana, Tanjona Ramiadantsoa, Jean Marius Rakotondramanga, Gwenaëlle Pennober, Fanjasoa Rakotomanana, Simon Cauchemez, Charlotte J. E. Metcalf, Vincent Herbreteau, Amy Wesolowski

01.12.2018 | Methodology | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

An automated haematology analyzer XN-30 distinguishes developmental stages of falciparum malaria parasite cultured in vitro

Takahiro Tougan, Yuhgi Suzuki, Sawako Itagaki, Munehisa Izuka, Yuji Toya, Kinya Uchihashi, Toshihiro Horii

01.12.2018 | Methodology | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A set of microsatellite markers to differentiate Plasmodium falciparum progeny of four genetic crosses

Christine E. Figan, Juliana M. Sá, Jianbing Mu, Viviana A. Melendez-Muniz, Chia Hao Liu, Thomas E. Wellems

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Genetic variants of RNASE3 (ECP) and susceptibility to severe malaria in Senegalese population

Gora Diop, Céline Derbois, Cheikh Loucoubar, Babacar Mbengue, Bineta Niakhana Ndao, Fatou Thiam, Alassane Thiam, Rokhaya Ndiaye, Yakhya Dieye, Robert Olaso, Jean-Francois Deleuze, Alioune Dieye

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Trends in parasite prevalence following 13 years of malaria interventions on Bioko island, Equatorial Guinea: 2004–2016

Jackie Cook, Dianna Hergott, Wonder Phiri, Matilde Riloha Rivas, John Bradley, Luis Segura, Guillermo Garcia, Chris Schwabe, Immo Kleinschmidt

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

High prevalence of malaria in a non-endemic setting: comparison of diagnostic tools and patient outcome during a four-year survey (2013–2017)

Adriana Calderaro, Giovanna Piccolo, Sara Montecchini, Mirko Buttrini, Sabina Rossi, Maria Loretana Dell’Anna, Valeria De Remigis, Maria Cristina Arcangeletti, Carlo Chezzi, Flora De Conto

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Entomological impact of indoor residual spraying with pirimiphos-methyl: a pilot study in an area of low malaria transmission in Senegal

Ousmane Sy, El Hadji Amadou Niang, Magatte Ndiaye, Lassana Konaté, Abdoulaye Diallo, Elhadji Conco Ciré Ba, Fassiath Tairou, Elhadji Diouf, Badara Cissé, Oumar Gaye, Ousmane Faye

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

True malaria prevalence in children under five: Bayesian estimation using data of malaria household surveys from three sub-Saharan countries

Elvire Mfueni, Brecht Devleesschauwer, Angel Rosas-Aguirre, Carine Van Malderen, Patrick T. Brandt, Bernhards Ogutu, Robert W. Snow, Léon Tshilolo, Dejan Zurovac, Dieter Vanderelst, Niko Speybroeck

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Effectiveness of a new long-lasting insecticidal nets delivery model in two rural districts of Mozambique: a before–after study

Jorge A. H. Arroz, Baltazar Candrinho, Chandana Mendis, Pablo Varela, João Pinto, Maria do Rosário O. Martins

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Clinical consequences of submicroscopic malaria parasitaemia in Uganda

Shereen Katrak, Patience Nayebare, John Rek, Emmanuel Arinaitwe, Joaniter I. Nankabirwa, Moses Kamya, Grant Dorsey, Philip J. Rosenthal, Bryan Greenhouse

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

In vivo validation of anti-malarial activity of crude extracts of Terminalia macroptera, a Malian medicinal plant

Mahamane Haidara, Mohamed Haddad, Adama Denou, Guillaume Marti, Sandra Bourgeade-Delmas, Rokia Sanogo, Geneviève Bourdy, Agnès Aubouy

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A qualitative study of use of long-lasting insecticidal nets (LLINs) for intended and unintended purposes in Adami Tullu, East Shewa Zone, Ethiopia

Zerihun Doda, Tarekegn Solomon, Eskindir Loha, Taye Gari, Bernt Lindtjørn

01.12.2018 | Meeting Report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Private sector malaria RDT initiative in Nigeria: lessons from an end-of-project stakeholder engagement meeting

Babatunde Odugbemi, Chijioke Ezeudu, Anyiekere Ekanem, Maxwell Kolawole, Idowu Akanmu, Aderemi Olawole, Nkabono Nglass, Chinwe Nze, Edward Idenu, Bala Mohammed Audu, Godwin Ntadom, Wondimagegnehu Alemu, Rex Mpazanje, Jane Cunningham, Augustine Akubue, Tolu Arowolo, Seye Babatunde

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Population genetic structure and natural selection of Plasmodium falciparum apical membrane antigen-1 in Myanmar isolates

Jung-Mi Kang, Jinyoung Lee, Mya Moe, Hojong Jun, Hương Giang Lê, Tae Im Kim, Thị Lam Thái, Woon-Mok Sohn, Moe Kyaw Myint, Khin Lin, Ho-Joon Shin, Tong-Soo Kim, Byoung-Kuk Na

01.12.2018 | Methodology | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Improvement of malaria diagnostic system based on acridine orange staining

Masatsugu Kimura, Isao Teramoto, Chim W. Chan, Zulkarnain Md Idris, James Kongere, Wataru Kagaya, Fumihiko Kawamoto, Ryoko Asada, Rie Isozumi, Akira Kaneko

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The associations between malaria, interventions, and the environment: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Margaux L. Sadoine, Audrey Smargiassi, Valéry Ridde, Lucy S. Tusting, Kate Zinszer

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Effect of nutrient supplementation on the acquisition of humoral immunity to Plasmodium falciparum in young Malawian children

Priyanka Barua, Upeksha P. Chandrasiri, James G. Beeson, Kathryn G. Dewey, Kenneth Maleta, Per Ashorn, Stephen J. Rogerson

01.12.2018 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Tools for surveillance of anti-malarial drug resistance: an assessment of the current landscape

Christian Nsanzabana, Djibrine Djalle, Philippe J. Guérin, Didier Ménard, Iveth J. González

01.12.2018 | Methodology | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Easy and fast method for expression and native extraction of Plasmodium vivax Duffy binding protein fragments

Darwin Andrés Moreno-Pérez, Luis Alfredo Baquero, Maritza Bermúdez, Laura Alejandra Gómez-Muñoz, Yahson Varela, Manuel Alfonso Patarroyo

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Avian malaria and bird humoral immune response

Jessica Delhaye, Tania Jenkins, Olivier Glaizot, Philippe Christe

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Molecular evidence for relapse of an imported Plasmodium ovale wallikeri infection

Luzia Veletzky, Mirjam Groger, Heimo Lagler, Julia Walochnik, Herbert Auer, Hans-Peter Fuehrer, Michael Ramharter

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Sudden spleen rupture in a Plasmodium vivax-infected patient undergoing malaria treatment

Aleix Elizalde-Torrent, Fernando Val, Ingrid Cardoso C. Azevedo, Wuelton M. Monteiro, Luiz C. L. Ferreira, Carmen Fernández-Becerra, Hernando A. del Portillo, Marcus V. G. Lacerda

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Insecticide resistance evolution with mixtures and sequences: a model-based explanation

Andy South, Ian M. Hastings

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Epidemiological characteristics of malaria from control to elimination in Hubei Province, China, 2005–2016

Jing Xia, Xibao Huang, Lingcong Sun, Hong Zhu, Wen Lin, Xiaorong Dong, Dongni Wu, Juan Qiu, Li Zheng, Mumin Cao, Si Liu, Huaxun Zhang

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Chitinase-3-like 1 is a biomarker of acute kidney injury and mortality in paediatric severe malaria

Andrea L. Conroy, Michael T. Hawkes, Robyn Elphinstone, Robert O. Opoka, Sophie Namasopo, Christopher Miller, Chandy C. John, Kevin C. Kain

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Temporal changes in genetic diversity of msp-1, msp-2, and msp-3 in Plasmodium falciparum isolates from Grande Comore Island after introduction of ACT

Bo Huang, Fei Tuo, Yuan Liang, Wanting Wu, Guangchao Wu, Shiguang Huang, Qirun Zhong, Xin-zhuan Su, Hongying Zhang, Mingqiang Li, Affane Bacar, Kamal Said Abdallah, Ahamada M. S. A. Mliva, Qi Wang, Zhaoli Yang, Shaoqin Zheng, Qin Xu, Jianping Song, Changsheng Deng

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Prevalence of molecular markers of artemisinin and lumefantrine resistance among patients with uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in three provinces in Angola, 2015

Dragan Ljolje, Pedro Rafael Dimbu, Julia Kelley, Ira Goldman, Douglas Nace, Aleixo Macaia, Eric S. Halsey, Pascal Ringwald, Filomeno Fortes, Venkatachalam Udhayakumar, Eldin Talundzic, Naomi W. Lucchi, Mateusz M. Plucinski

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Climatic fluctuations and malaria transmission dynamics, prior to elimination, in Guna Yala, República de Panamá

Lisbeth Amarilis Hurtado, José E. Calzada, Chystrie A. Rigg, Milagros Castillo, Luis Fernando Chaves

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Decreasing proportion of Anopheles darlingi biting outdoors between long-lasting insecticidal net distributions in peri-Iquitos, Amazonian Peru

Catharine Prussing, Marta Moreno, Marlon P. Saavedra, Sara A. Bickersmith, Dionicia Gamboa, Freddy Alava, Carl D. Schlichting, Kevin J. Emerson, Joseph M. Vinetz, Jan E. Conn

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Spatial modelling of malaria cases associated with environmental factors in South Sumatra, Indonesia

Hamzah Hasyim, Afi Nursafingi, Ubydul Haque, Doreen Montag, David A. Groneberg, Meghnath Dhimal, Ulrich Kuch, Ruth Müller

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Using non-exceedance probabilities of policy-relevant malaria prevalence thresholds to identify areas of low transmission in Somalia

Emanuele Giorgi, Ali Abdirahman Osman, Abdikarin Hussein Hassan, Abdi Abdillahi Ali, Faisa Ibrahim, Jamal G. H. Amran, Abdisalan M. Noor, Robert W. Snow

01.12.2018 | Opinion | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Asymptomatic Plasmodium vivax parasitaemia in the low-transmission setting: the role for a population-based transmission-blocking vaccine for malaria elimination

Thomas C. S. Martin, Joseph M. Vinetz

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Sweet attraction: sugarcane pollen-associated volatiles attract gravid Anopheles arabiensis

Betelehem Wondwosen, Göran Birgersson, Habte Tekie, Baldwyn Torto, Rickard Ignell, Sharon R. Hill

01.12.2018 | Methodology | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Direct whole-genome sequencing of Plasmodium falciparum specimens from dried erythrocyte spots

Sidsel Nag, Poul-Erik Kofoed, Johan Ursing, Camilla Koldbæk Lemvigh, Rosa Lundbye Allesøe, Amabelia Rodrigues, Christina Aaby Svendsen, Jacob Dyring Jensen, Michael Alifrangis, Ole Lund, Frank M. Aarestrup

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Plasmodium falciparum diagnostic tools in HIV-positive under-5-year-olds in two ART clinics in Ghana: are there missed infections?

Ewurama D. A. Owusu, Samson K. Djonor, Charles A. Brown, Martin P. Grobusch, Petra F. Mens

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Accuracy and impact of spatial aids based upon satellite enumeration to improve indoor residual spraying spatial coverage

Daniel J. Bridges, Derek Pollard, Anna M. Winters, Benjamin Winters, Chadwick Sikaala, Silvia Renn, David A. Larsen

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Evaluation of the long-term efficacy of K-Othrine® PolyZone on three surfaces against laboratory reared Anopheles gambiae in semi-field conditions

James C. Dunford, Alden S. Estep, Christy M. Waits, Alec G. Richardson, David F. Hoel, Karin Horn, Todd W. Walker, Jessika S. Blersch, Jerry D. Kerce, Robert A. Wirtz

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Malaria training for community health workers in the setting of elimination: a qualitative study from China

Guangyu Lu, Yaobao Liu, Jinsong Wang, Xiangming Li, Xing Liu, Claudia Beiersmann, Yu Feng, Jun Cao, Olaf Müller

01.12.2018 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Evidence and strategies for malaria prevention and control: a historical analysis

Gabriel Gachelin, Paul Garner, Eliana Ferroni, Jan Peter Verhave, Annick Opinel

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Pattern of all-causes and cause-specific mortality in an area with progressively declining malaria burden in Korogwe district, north-eastern Tanzania

Daniel P. Challe, Mathias L. Kamugisha, Bruno P. Mmbando, Filbert Francis, Mercy G. Chiduo, Celine I. Mandara, Samuel Gesase, Omari Abdul, Martha M. Lemnge, Deus S. Ishengoma

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Molecular markers of resistance to amodiaquine plus sulfadoxine–pyrimethamine in an area with seasonal malaria chemoprevention in south central Niger

Rebecca F. Grais, Ibrahim M. Laminou, Lynda Woi-Messe, Rockyath Makarimi, Seidou H. Bouriema, Celine Langendorf, Alfred Amambua-Ngwa, Umberto D’Alessandro, Philippe J. Guérin, Thierry Fandeur, Carol H. Sibley

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Quality of care in integrated community case management services in Bugoye, Uganda: a retrospective observational study

James S. Miller, Lacey English, Michael Matte, Rapheal Mbusa, Moses Ntaro, Shem Bwambale, Jessica Kenney, Mark J. Siedner, Raquel Reyes, Patrick T. Lee, Edgar Mulogo, Geren S. Stone

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Mosquito net coverage in years between mass distributions: a case study of Tanzania, 2013

Zawadi M. Mboma, Hans J. Overgaard, Sarah Moore, John Bradley, Jason Moore, Dennis J. Massue, Karen Kramer, Jo Lines, Lena M. Lorenz

01.12.2018 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Primaquine-induced haemolysis in females heterozygous for G6PD deficiency

Cindy S. Chu, Germana Bancone, François Nosten, Nicholas J. White, Lucio Luzzatto

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Experimental malaria-associated acute respiratory distress syndrome is dependent on the parasite-host combination and coincides with normocyte invasion

Leen Vandermosten, Thao-Thy Pham, Hendrik Possemiers, Sofie Knoops, Evelien Van Herck, Julie Deckers, Blandine Franke-Fayard, Tracey J. Lamb, Chris J. Janse, Ghislain Opdenakker, Philippe E. Van den Steen

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Analysis of polymorphisms in the circumsporozoite protein gene of Plasmodium vivax isolates from Henan Province, China

Ying Liu, Rui-min Zhou, Ya-lan Zhang, Duo-quan Wang, Su-hua Li, Cheng-yun Yang, Dan Qian, Yu-ling Zhao, Hong-wei Zhang, Bian-li Xu

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Access and adequate utilization of malaria control interventions in rural Malawi: a descriptive quantitative study

Alinune Nathanael Kabaghe, Michael Give Chipeta, Robert Sean McCann, Dianne Jean Terlouw, Tinashe Tizifa, Zinenani Truwah, Kamija Samuel Phiri, Michèle van Vugt

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Correlates of social behavior change communication on care-seeking behaviors for children with fever: an analysis of malaria household survey data from Liberia

Grace Awantang, Stella Babalola, Hannah Koenker, Kathleen Fox, Michael Toso, Nan Lewicky, Daniel Somah, Victor Koko

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Antibody levels to recombinant VAR2CSA domains vary with Plasmodium falciparum parasitaemia, gestational age, and gravidity, but do not predict pregnancy outcomes

Michal Fried, Jonathan D. Kurtis, Bruce Swihart, Robert Morrison, Sunthorn Pond-Tor, Amadou Barry, Youssoufa Sidibe, Sekouba Keita, Almahamoudou Mahamar, Naissem Andemel, Oumar Attaher, Adama B. Dembele, Kadidia B. Cisse, Bacary S. Diarra, Moussa B. Kanoute, David L. Narum, Alassane Dicko, Patrick E. Duffy

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The use and preference of artemether as a first-choice treatment for malaria: results from a cross-sectional survey in the Bata district, Equatorial Guinea

Maria Romay-Barja, Policarpo Ncogo, Gloria Nseng, Maria A. Santana-Morales, Pedro Berzosa, Zaida Herrador, Basilio Valladares, Matilde Riloha, Agustin Benito

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The D113N mutation in the RING E3 ubiquitin protein ligase gene is not associated with ex vivo susceptibility to common anti-malarial drugs in African Plasmodium falciparum isolates

Mathieu Gendrot, Francis Tsombeng Foguim, Marie Gladys Robert, Rémy Amalvict, Joel Mosnier, Nicolas Benoit, Marylin Madamet, Bruno Pradines, the French National Reference Centre for Imported Malaria Study Group

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Uptake of intermittent preventive treatment and pregnancy outcomes: health facilities and community surveys in Chókwè district, southern Mozambique

Paulo Arnaldo, Eduard Rovira-Vallbona, Jerónimo S. Langa, Crizolgo Salvador, Pieter Guetens, Driss Chiheb, Bernardete Xavier, Luc Kestens, Sónia M. Enosse, Anna Rosanas-Urgell

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Efficacy and safety of artemisinin-based combination therapy for uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Sudan: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Ishag Adam, Yassin Ibrahim, Gasim I. Gasim

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Reactive case detection of Plasmodium falciparum in western Kenya highlands: effective in identifying additional cases, yet limited effect on transmission

Ebenezer K. Aidoo, Yaw A. Afrane, Maxwell Gesuge Machani, Winnie Chebore, Bernard Walter Lawson, Harrysone Atieli, Simon Kariuki, Ming-Chieh Lee, Cristian Koepfli, Guofa Zhou, Andrew K. Githeko, Guiyun Yan

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Fever case management at private health facilities and private pharmacies on the Kenyan coast: analysis of data from two rounds of client exit interviews and mystery client visits

Stephen Poyer, Anne Musuva, Nancy Njoki, Robi Okara, Andrea Cutherell, Dana Sievers, Cristina Lussiana, Dorothy Memusi, Rebecca Kiptui, Waqo Ejersa, Stephanie Dolan, Nicole Charman

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Assessment of asymptomatic Plasmodium spp. infection by detection of parasite DNA in residents of an extra-Amazonian region of Brazil

Filomena E. C. de Alencar, Rosely dos Santos Malafronte, Crispim Cerutti Junior, Lícia Natal Fernandes, Julyana Cerqueira Buery, Blima Fux, Helder Ricas Rezende, Ana Maria Ribeiro de Castro Duarte, Antonio Ralph Medeiros-Sousa, Angelica Espinosa Miranda

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Humanized DRAGA mice immunized with Plasmodium falciparum sporozoites and chloroquine elicit protective pre-erythrocytic immunity

Sai Majji, Wathsala Wijayalath, Soumya Shashikumar, Teodor D. Brumeanu, Sofia Casares

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Genetic diversity and natural selection of Plasmodium knowlesi merozoite surface protein 1 paralog gene in Malaysia

Md Atique Ahmed, Muh Fauzi, Eun-Taek Han

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Insecticide resistance in Anopheles arabiensis populations from Dakar and its suburbs: role of target site and metabolic resistance mechanisms

A. Kane Dia, O. Kalsom Guèye, E. Amadou Niang, S. Mocote Diédhiou, M. Demba Sy, Abdoulaye Konaté, Badara Samb, Abdoulaye Diop, Lassana Konaté, Ousmane Faye

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Low risk of recurrence following artesunate–Sulphadoxine–pyrimethamine plus primaquine for uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax infections in the Republic of the Sudan

Muzamil Mahdi Abdel Hamid, Kamala Thriemer, Maha E. Elobied, Nouh S. Mahgoub, Salah A. Boshara, Hassan M. H. Elsafi, Suhaib A. Gumaa, Tassneem Hamid, Hanadi Abdelbagi, Hamid M. Basheir, Jutta Marfurt, Ingrid Chen, Roly Gosling, Ric N. Price, Benedikt Ley

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Performance of an ultra-sensitive Plasmodium falciparum HRP2-based rapid diagnostic test with recombinant HRP2, culture parasites, and archived whole blood samples

Smita Das, Roger B. Peck, Rebecca Barney, Ihn Kyung Jang, Maria Kahn, Meilin Zhu, Gonzalo J. Domingo

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Micro-epidemiology of malaria in an elimination setting in Central Vietnam

Melanie Bannister-Tyrrell, Nguyen Xuan Xa, Johanna Helena Kattenberg, Nguyen Van Van, Vu Khac Anh Dung, Truong Minh Hieu, Nguyen Van Hong, Eduard Rovira-Vallbona, Nguyen Thanh Thao, Tran Thanh Duong, Anna Rosanas-Urgell, Koen Peeters Grietens, Annette Erhart

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Understanding human genetic factors influencing primaquine safety and efficacy to guide primaquine roll-out in a pre-elimination setting in southern Africa

Shehu S. Awandu, Jaishree Raman, Takalani I. Makhanthisa, Philip Kruger, John Frean, Teun Bousema, Jandeli Niemand, Lyn-Marie Birkholtz

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Profiling of the anti-malarial drug candidate SC83288 against artemisinins in Plasmodium falciparum

Maëlle Duffey, Cecilia P. Sanchez, Michael Lanzer

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

From global action against malaria to local issues: state of the art and perspectives of web platforms dealing with malaria information

Dominique Briand, Emmanuel Roux, Jean Christophe Desconnets, Carmen Gervet, Christovam Barcellos

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Investigating insecticide resistance and knock-down resistance (kdr) mutation in Dielmo, Senegal, an area under long lasting insecticidal-treated nets universal coverage for 10 years

Omar Thiaw, Souleymane Doucouré, Seynabou Sougoufara, Charles Bouganali, Lassana Konaté, Nafissatou Diagne, Ousmane Faye, Cheikh Sokhna

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Impact of a 15-month multi-channel continuous distribution pilot on ITN ownership and access in Eastern Region, Ghana

Celine Zegers de Beyl, Angela Acosta, April Monroe, Felix Nyanor-Fosu, Joshua Kweku Ofori, Obed Asamoah, Prince Owusu, Sureyya Hornston, Lilia Gerberg, Megan Fotheringham, Albert Kilian, Hannah Koenker

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Cerebrospinal fluid Plasmodium falciparum histidine-rich protein-2 in pediatric cerebral malaria

Kiran T. Thakur, Jimmy Vareta, Kathryn A. Carson, Samuel Kampondeni, Michael J. Potchen, Gretchen L. Birbeck, Ian MacCormick, Terrie Taylor, David J. Sullivan, Karl B. Seydel

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Population pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic properties of artesunate in patients with artemisinin sensitive and resistant infections in Southern Myanmar

Jesmin Permala Lohy Das, Myat P. Kyaw, Myat H. Nyunt, Khin Chit, Kyin H. Aye, Moe M. Aye, Mats O. Karlsson, Martin Bergstrand, Joel Tarning

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Polymorphisms analysis of the Plasmodium ovale tryptophan-rich antigen gene (potra) from imported malaria cases in Henan Province

Ruimin Zhou, Ying Liu, Suhua Li, Yuling Zhao, Fang Huang, Chengyun Yang, Dan Qian, Deling Lu, Yan Deng, Hongwei Zhang, Bianli Xu

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Acidosis and acute kidney injury in severe malaria

Natthida Sriboonvorakul, Aniruddha Ghose, M. Mahtab Uddin Hassan, Md. Amir Hossain, M. Abul Faiz, Sasithon Pukrittayakamee, Kesinee Chotivanich, Yaowalark Sukthana, Stije J. Leopold, Katherine Plewes, Nicholas P. J. Day, Nicholas J. White, Joel Tarning, Arjen M. Dondorp

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Nationwide insecticide resistance status and biting behaviour of malaria vector species in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Francis Wat’senga, Emile Zola Manzambi, Andre Lunkula, Roger Mulumbu, Tania Mampangulu, Neil Lobo, Allison Hendershot, Christen Fornadel, Djenam Jacob, Mame Niang, Ferdinand Ntoya, Tamfum Muyembe, Joris Likwela, Seth R. Irish, Richard M. Oxborough

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Simultaneous detection of Plasmodium vivax dhfr, dhps, mdr1 and crt-o resistance-associated mutations in the Colombian Amazonian region

Juan Ricardo Cubides, Paola Andrea Camargo-Ayala, Carlos Hernando Niño, Diego Garzón-Ospina, Anggie Ortega-Ortegón, Estefany Ospina-Cantillo, María Fernanda Orduz-Durán, Manuel Elkin Patarroyo, Manuel Alfonso Patarroyo

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The impact of temperature on insecticide toxicity against the malaria vectors Anopheles arabiensis and Anopheles funestus

Katey D. Glunt, Shüné V. Oliver, Richard H. Hunt, Krijn P. Paaijmans

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

‘Researchers have love for life’: opportunities and barriers to engage pregnant women in malaria research in post-Ebola Liberia

Guillermo Martínez Pérez, Christine K. Tarr-Attia, Bondey Breeze-Barry, Adelaida Sarukhan, Dawoh Peter Lansana, Ana Meyer García-Sípido, Anna Rosés, María Maixenchs, Quique Bassat, Alfredo Mayor

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

In vitro evaluation of chloroquine-loaded and heparin surface-functionalized solid lipid nanoparticles

Joseph O. Muga, Jeremiah W. Gathirwa, Matshawandile Tukulula, Walter G. Z. O. Jura

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Stand-by emergency treatment (SBET) of malaria in Spanish travellers: a cohort study

Pietro Ferrara, Cristina Masuet-Aumatell, Fernando Agüero, Josep Maria Ramon-Torrell

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

PfCap380 as a marker for Plasmodium falciparum oocyst development in vivo and in vitro

Leslie S. Itsara, Yaxian Zhou, Julie Do, Samrita Dungel, Matthew E. Fishbaugher, Will W. Betz, Thao Nguyen, Mary Jane Navarro, Erika L. Flannery, Ashley M. Vaughan, Stefan H. I. Kappe, Anil K. Ghosh

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Targeted application of an organophosphate-based paint applied on windows and doors against Anopheles coluzzii resistant to pyrethroids under real life conditions in Vallée du Kou, Burkina Faso (West Africa)

Serge B. Poda, Dieudonné D. Soma, Aristide Hien, Moussa Namountougou, Olivier Gnankiné, Abdoulaye Diabaté, Florence Fournet, Thierry Baldet, Santiago Mas-Coma, Beatriz Mosqueira, Roch K. Dabiré

01.12.2018 | Methodology | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Streamlined, PCR-based testing for pfhrp2- and pfhrp3-negative Plasmodium falciparum

Jonathan B. Parr, Olivia Anderson, Jonathan J. Juliano, Steven R. Meshnick

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Spatio-temporal dynamic of malaria in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, 2011–2015

Boukary Ouedraogo, Yasuko Inoue, Alinsa Kambiré, Kankoe Sallah, Sokhna Dieng, Raphael Tine, Toussaint Rouamba, Vincent Herbreteau, Yacouba Sawadogo, Landaogo S. L. W. Ouedraogo, Pascal Yaka, Ernest K. Ouedraogo, Jean-Charles Dufour, Jean Gaudart

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Severe Plasmodium ovale malaria complicated by acute respiratory distress syndrome in a young Caucasian man

Alessandra D’Abramo, Saba Gebremeskel Tekle, Marco Iannetta, Laura Scorzolini, Alessandra Oliva, Maria Grazia Paglia, Angela Corpolongo, Emanuele Nicastri

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Modelling the persistence of mosquito vectors of malaria in Burkina Faso

Ace R. North, H. Charles J. Godfray

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

School-based malaria prevalence: informative systematic surveillance measure to assess epidemiological impact of malaria control interventions in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Edouard K. Swana, Thierry I. Yav, Leonard M. Ngwej, Betty N. Mupemba, Suprianto, Clarence K. Mukeng, Izak Hattingh, Oscar N. Luboya, Jean-Baptiste S. Kakoma, Michael J. Bangs

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Potent antiplasmodial extracts and fractions from Terminalia mantaly and Terminalia superba

Cedric D. J. Mbouna, Rufin M. T. Kouipou, Rodrigue Keumoe, Lauve R. Y. Tchokouaha, Patrick V. T. Fokou, Brice M. T. Tali, Dinkar Sahal, Fabrice F. Boyom

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Differential activity of methylene blue against erythrocytic and hepatic stages of Plasmodium

Henriette Bosson-Vanga, Jean-François Franetich, Valérie Soulard, Daniel Sossau, Maurel Tefit, Bocar Kane, Jean-Christophe Vaillant, Steffen Borrmann, Olaf Müller, Nathalie Dereuddre-Bosquet, Roger Le Grand, Olivier Silvie, Dominique Mazier

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Efficacy and safety of artemether–lumefantrine, artesunate–amodiaquine, and dihydroartemisinin–piperaquine for the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in three provinces in Angola, 2017

Elizabeth Davlantes, Pedro Rafael Dimbu, Carolina Miguel Ferreira, Maria Florinda Joao, Dilunvuidi Pode, Jacinto Félix, Edgar Sanhangala, Benjamin Nieto Andrade, Samaly dos Santos Souza, Eldin Talundzic, Venkatachalam Udhayakumar, Chantelle Owens, Eliane Mbounga, Lubbe Wiesner, Eric S. Halsey, José Franco Martins, Filomeno Fortes, Mateusz M. Plucinski

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

New endoperoxides highly active in vivo and in vitro against artemisinin-resistant Plasmodium falciparum

Lis Lobo, Lília I. L. Cabral, Maria Inês Sena, Bruno Guerreiro, António Sebastião Rodrigues, Valter Ferreira de Andrade-Neto, Maria L. S. Cristiano, Fatima Nogueira

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A review of progress towards sub-national malaria elimination in Matabeleland South Province, Zimbabwe (2011–2015): a qualitative study

Gladwin Muchena, Busisani Dube, Rudo Chikodzore, Jasper Pasipamire, Sivakumaran Murugasampillay, Joseph Mberikunashe

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Simulation models predict that school-age children are responsible for most human-to-mosquito Plasmodium falciparum transmission in southern Malawi

Jenna E. Coalson, Lauren M. Cohee, Andrea G. Buchwald, Andrew Nyambalo, John Kubale, Karl B. Seydel, Don Mathanga, Terrie E. Taylor, Miriam K. Laufer, Mark L. Wilson

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Differential susceptibilities of Anopheles albimanus and Anopheles stephensi mosquitoes to ivermectin

Staci M. Dreyer, Kelsey J. Morin, Jefferson A. Vaughan

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A qualitative assessment of the challenges of WHO prequalification for anti-malarial drugs in China

Yangmu Huang, Ke Pan, Danlu Peng, Andy Stergachis

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Local knowledge and practices towards malaria in an irrigated farming community in Ghana

Hector Attu, Jones K. Adjei

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Anti-plasmodial effect of plant extracts from Picrolemma huberi and Picramnia latifolia

Wendy Berthi, Alexa González, Alexandra Rios, Silvia Blair, Álvaro Cogollo, Adriana Pabón

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Quantifying malaria endemicity in Ethiopia through combined application of classical methods and enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay: an initial step for countries with low transmission initiating elimination programme

Zewdie Birhanu, Yemane Ye-ebiyo Yihdego, Delenasaw Yewhalaw

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Isobolographic analysis of co-administration of two plant-derived antiplasmodial drug candidates, cryptolepine and xylopic acid, in Plasmodium berghei

Elvis O. Ameyaw, Kodwo B. Asmah, Robert P. Biney, Isaac T. Henneh, Phyllis Owusu-Agyei, James Prah, Arnold D. Forkuo

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The use of driving endonuclease genes to suppress mosquito vectors of malaria in temporally variable environments

Ben Lambert, Ace North, Austin Burt, H. Charles J. Godfray

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A 17-year trend analysis of malaria at Adi Arkay, north Gondar zone, Northwest Ethiopia

Habtie Tesfa, Abebe Genetu Bayih, Ayalew Jejaw Zeleke

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Challenges of DHS and MIS to capture the entire pattern of malaria parasite risk and intervention effects in countries with different ecological zones: the case of Cameroon

Salomon G. Massoda Tonye, Celestin Kouambeng, Romain Wounang, Penelope Vounatsou

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Insecticide resistance status of the malaria mosquitoes: Anopheles gambiae and Anopheles funestus in eastern and northern Uganda

Michael Okia, David F. Hoel, James Kirunda, John Bosco Rwakimari, Betty Mpeka, Denis Ambayo, Ananya Price, David W. Oguttu, Albert P. Okui, John Govere

01.12.2018 | Methodology | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Malakit: an innovative pilot project to self-diagnose and self-treat malaria among illegal gold miners in the Guiana Shield

Maylis Douine, Alice Sanna, Muriel Galindo, Lise Musset, Vincent Pommier de Santi, Paola Marchesini, Edgard Dias Magalhaes, Martha Suarez-Mutis, Helene Hiwat, Mathieu Nacher, Stephen Vreden, Laure Garancher

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Scaling up malaria intervention “packages” in Senegal: using cost effectiveness data for improving allocative efficiency and programmatic decision-making

Sophie Faye, Altea Cico, Alioune Badara Gueye, Elaine Baruwa, Benjamin Johns, Médoune Ndiop, Martin Alilio

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A systematic and prospectively validated approach for identifying synergistic drug combinations against malaria

Yasaman KalantarMotamedi, Richard T. Eastman, Rajarshi Guha, Andreas Bender

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Localization and phosphorylation of Plasmodium falciparum nicotinamide/nicotinate mononucleotide adenylyltransferase (PfNMNAT) in intraerythrocytic stages

Carlos A. Nieto, Lina M. Sánchez, Diana M. Sánchez, Gonzalo J. Díaz, María H. Ramírez

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The effect of case management and vector-control interventions on space–time patterns of malaria incidence in Uganda

Julius Ssempiira, John Kissa, Betty Nambuusi, Carol Kyozira, Damian Rutazaana, Eddie Mukooyo, Jimmy Opigo, Fredrick Makumbi, Simon Kasasa, Penelope Vounatsou

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Malaria incidence and prevalence during the first year of life in Nanoro, Burkina Faso: a birth-cohort study

Hamtandi Magloire Natama, Eduard Rovira-Vallbona, M. Athanase Somé, Serge Henri Zango, Hermann Sorgho, Pieter Guetens, Maminata Coulibaly-Traoré, Innocent Valea, Petra F. Mens, Henk D. F. H. Schallig, Luc Kestens, Halidou Tinto, Anna Rosanas-Urgell

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Wash-resistance of pirimiphos-methyl insecticide treatments of window screens and eave baffles for killing indoor-feeding malaria vector mosquitoes: an experimental hut trial, South East of Zambia

Dingani Chinula, Chadwick H. Sikaala, Pascalina Chanda-Kapata, Busiku Hamainza, Reuben Zulu, Lisa Reimer, Elizabeth Chizema, Samson Kiware, Fredros O. Okumu, Gerry Killeen

01.12.2018 | Methodology | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Application of the automated haematology analyzer XN-30 in an experimental rodent model of malaria

Takahiro Tougan, Yuhgi Suzuki, Munehisa Izuka, Kei Aono, Tomonori Okazaki, Yuji Toya, Kinya Uchihashi, Toshihiro Horii

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Socioeconomic health inequality in malaria indicators in rural western Kenya: evidence from a household malaria survey on burden and care-seeking behaviour

Vincent Were, Ann M. Buff, Meghna Desai, Simon Kariuki, Aaron Samuels, Feiko O. ter Kuile, Penelope A. Phillips-Howard, S. Patrick Kachur, Louis Niessen

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Presence of novel triple mutations in the pvdhfr from Plasmodium vivax in Mangaluru city area in the southwestern coastal region of India

Shiny Joy, Susanta K. Ghosh, Rajeshwara N. Achur, D. Channe Gowda, Namita Surolia

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Factors associated with treatment-seeking for malaria in urban poor communities in Accra, Ghana

Raphael Baffour Awuah, Paapa Yaw Asante, Lionel Sakyi, Adriana A. E. Biney, Mawuli Komla Kushitor, Francis Agyei, Ama de-Graft Aikins

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Elevated IL-17 levels in semi-immune anaemic mice infected with Plasmodium berghei ANKA

Gideon Kofi Helegbe, Nguyen Tien Huy, Tetsuo Yanagi, Mohammed Nasir Shuaibu, Mihoko Kikuchi, Mahamoud Sama Cherif, Kenji Hirayama

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Plasmodium vivax and Plasmodium falciparum infection dynamics: re-infections, recrudescences and relapses

Michael T. White, Stephan Karl, Cristian Koepfli, Rhea J. Longley, Natalie E. Hofmann, Rahel Wampfler, Ingrid Felger, Tom Smith, Wang Nguitragool, Jetsumon Sattabongkot, Leanne Robinson, Azra Ghani, Ivo Mueller

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Neonatal and congenital malaria: a case series in malaria endemic eastern Uganda

Peter Olupot-Olupot, Emma I. E. Eregu, Ketty Naizuli, Julie Ikiror, Linda Acom, Kathy Burgoine

01.12.2018 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Molecular approaches to determine the multiplicity of Plasmodium infections

Daibin Zhong, Cristian Koepfli, Liwang Cui, Guiyun Yan

01.12.2018 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Insecticide-treated nets mass distribution campaign: benefits and lessons in Zambia

Freddie Masaninga, Nawa Mukumbuta, Ketty Ndhlovu, Busiku Hamainza, Pauline Wamulume, Emmanuel Chanda, John Banda, Mercy Mwanza-Ingwe, John M. Miller, Birkinesh Ameneshewa, Abraham Mnzava, Elizabeth Kawesha-Chizema

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Optimal control of malaria: combining vector interventions and drug therapies

Doran Khamis, Claire El Mouden, Klodeta Kura, Michael B. Bonsall

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A novel field-based molecular assay to detect validated artemisinin-resistant k13 mutants

Laurence Vachot-Ganée, Nimol Khim, Alexandra Iannello, Eric Legrand, Saorin Kim, Rotha Eam, Chanra Khean, Malen Ken, Elizabeth Ashley, Kyaw Myo Tun, Mehul Dhorda, François Nosten, Issa Mahamat Souleymane, Sophie Blein, Alexandre Pachot, Frédéric Ariey, Karine Kaiser, Didier Ménard

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Malaria-related ideational factors and other correlates associated with intermittent preventive treatment among pregnant women in Madagascar

Grace N. Awantang, Stella O. Babalola, Hannah Koenker, Kathleen A. Fox, Michael Toso, Nan Lewicky

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

High production of pro-inflammatory cytokines by maternal blood mononuclear cells is associated with reduced maternal malaria but increased cord blood infection

Carlota Dobaño, Tamara Berthoud, Maria Nelia Manaca, Augusto Nhabomba, Caterina Guinovart, Ruth Aguilar, Arnoldo Barbosa, Penny Groves, Mauricio H. Rodríguez, Alfons Jimenez, Lazaro M. Quimice, John J. Aponte, Jaume Ordi, Denise L. Doolan, Alfredo Mayor, Pedro L. Alonso

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Convalescent Plasmodium falciparum-specific seroreactivity does not correlate with paediatric malaria severity or Plasmodium antigen exposure

Anne Kessler, Joseph J. Campo, Visopo Harawa, Wilson L. Mandala, Stephen J. Rogerson, Wenzhu B. Mowrey, Karl B. Seydel, Kami Kim

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Acceptability of a herd immunity-focused, transmission-blocking malaria vaccine in malaria-endemic communities in the Peruvian Amazon: an exploratory study

Sara E. White, Steven A. Harvey, Graciela Meza, Alejandro Llanos, Mitchel Guzman, Dionicia Gamboa, Joseph M. Vinetz

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Characterization of Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax recent exposure in an area of significantly decreased transmission intensity in Central Vietnam

Johanna Helena Kattenberg, Annette Erhart, Minh Hieu Truong, Eduard Rovira-Vallbona, Khac Anh Dung Vu, Thi Hong Ngoc Nguyen, Van Hong Nguyen, Van Van Nguyen, Melanie Bannister-Tyrrell, Michael Theisen, Adam Bennet, Andrew A. Lover, Thanh Duong Tran, Xuan Xa Nguyen, Anna Rosanas-Urgell

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Using participatory risk analysis to develop a song about malaria for young children in Limpopo Province, South Africa

Chad M. Anderson, Cheryl M. E. McCrindle, Taneshka Kruger, Fraser McNeill

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

IgM and IgG against Plasmodium falciparum lysate as surrogates of malaria exposure and protection during pregnancy

Alfredo Mayor, Carlota Dobaño, Augusto Nhabomba, Caterina Guinovart, Alfons Jiménez, Maria Nelia Manaca, Ruth Aguilar, Arnoldo Barbosa, Mauricio H. Rodríguez, Pau Cisteró, Lazaro M. Quimice, Clara Menéndez, John J. Aponte, Jaume Ordi, Chetan E. Chitnis, Pedro L. Alonso

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Structural patterns of selection and diversity for Plasmodium vivax antigens DBP and AMA1

Andrew J. Guy, Vashti Irani, Jack S. Richards, Paul A. Ramsland

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Characterization of Plasmodium relictum, a cosmopolitan agent of avian malaria

Gediminas Valkiūnas, Mikas Ilgūnas, Dovilė Bukauskaitė, Karin Fragner, Herbert Weissenböck, Carter T. Atkinson, Tatjana A. Iezhova

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Multiplicity and molecular epidemiology of Plasmodium vivax and Plasmodium falciparum infections in East Africa

Daibin Zhong, Eugenia Lo, Xiaoming Wang, Delenasaw Yewhalaw, Guofa Zhou, Harrysone E. Atieli, Andrew Githeko, Elizabeth Hemming-Schroeder, Ming-Chieh Lee, Yaw Afrane, Guiyun Yan

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Two clusters of Plasmodium knowlesi cases in a malaria elimination area, Sabang Municipality, Aceh, Indonesia

Herdiana Herdiana, Irnawati Irnawati, Farah Novita Coutrier, Alfian Munthe, Mardiati Mardiati, Titik Yuniarti, Elvieda Sariwati, Maria Endang Sumiwi, Rintis Noviyanti, Paul Pronyk, William A. Hawley

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Awareness, perceptions and intent to comply with the prospective malaria vaccine in parts of South Eastern Nigeria

Uchechukwu M. Chukwuocha, Peter C. Okorie, Gregory N. Iwuoha, Sally N. Ibe, Ikechukwu N. Dozie, Bertram E. Nwoke

01.12.2018 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Correction to: Polymorphisms in chloroquine resistance-associated genes in Plasmodium vivax in Ethiopia

Lemu Golassa, Berhanu Erko, Frederick N. Baliraine, Abraham Aseffa, Göte Swedberg

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Drug use in the management of uncomplicated malaria in public health facilities in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Nsengi Y. Ntamabyaliro, Christian Burri, Didier B. Nzolo, Aline B. Engo, Yves N. Lula, Samuel M. Mampunza, Célestin N. Nsibu, Gauthier K. Mesia, Jean-Marie N. Kayembe, Joris L. Likwela, Leon M. Kintaudi, Gaston L. Tona

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Growth of Plasmodium falciparum in response to a rotating magnetic field

Rebecca C. Gilson, Robert J. Deissler, Richard F. Bihary, William C. Condit, Mary E. Thompson, D’Arbra Blankenship, Kerry O. Grimberg, Robert W. Brown, Brian T. Grimberg

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Towards development of aptamers that specifically bind to lactate dehydrogenase of Plasmodium falciparum through epitopic targeting

Kelly-Anne Frith, Ronen Fogel, J. P. Dean Goldring, Robert G. E. Krause, Makobetsa Khati, Heinrich Hoppe, Mary E. Cromhout, Meesbah Jiwaji, Janice L. Limson

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Differential plasma microvesicle and brain profiles of microRNA in experimental cerebral malaria

Amy Cohen, Anna Zinger, Natalia Tiberti, Georges E. R. Grau, Valery Combes

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Outcome of capacity building intervention for malaria vector surveillance, control and research in Nigerian higher institutions

Adedayo O. Oduola, Abiodun Obembe, Olukayode J. Adelaja, Adeniyi K. Adeneye, Joel Akilah, Taiwo S. Awolola

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Larvicidal activity of Zanthoxylum acanthopodium essential oil against the malaria mosquitoes, Anopheles anthropophagus and Anopheles sinensis

Qi He, Wenxia Wang, Liang Zhu

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Detection of Anopheles rivulorum-like, a member of the Anopheles funestus group, in South Africa

Joel Mouatcho, Anthony J. Cornel, Yael Dahan-Moss, Lizette L. Koekemoer, Maureen Coetzee, Leo Braack

01.12.2018 | Methodology | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

hmmIBD: software to infer pairwise identity by descent between haploid genotypes

Stephen F. Schaffner, Aimee R. Taylor, Wesley Wong, Dyann F. Wirth, Daniel E. Neafsey

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Phenotypic and genotypic characterization of Thai isolates of Plasmodium falciparum after an artemisinin resistance containment project

Thunyapit Thita, Pimrat Jadsri, Jarupatr Thamkhantho, Toon Ruang-areerate, Nantana Suwandittakul, Naruemon Sitthichot, Kittiya Mahotorn, Peerapan Tan-ariya, Mathirut Mungthin

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Pyronaridine–artesunate and artemether–lumefantrine for the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Kenyan children: a randomized controlled non-inferiority trial

Johanna M. Roth, Patrick Sawa, Nicodemus Makio, George Omweri, Victor Osoti, Selpha Okach, Felix Choy, Henk D. F. H. Schallig, Pètra Mens

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A survey on outcomes of accidental atovaquone–proguanil exposure in pregnancy

Kathrine R. Tan, Jessica K. Fairley, Mengxi Wang, Julie R. Gutman

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Provider and patient perceptions of malaria rapid diagnostic test use in Nigeria: a cross-sectional evaluation

Olugbenga A. Mokuolu, Olufemi O. Ajumobi, Godwin N. Ntadom, Olanrewaju T. Adedoyin, Alero A. Roberts, Chimere O. Agomo, Kate U. Edozieh, Henrietta U. Okafor, Robinson D. Wammanda, Friday A. Odey, Ibrahim K. Maikore, Olatayo O. Abikoye, Adekunle D. Alabi, Chiomah Amajoh, Bala M. Audu

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Microclimate variables of the ambient environment deliver the actual estimates of the extrinsic incubation period of Plasmodium vivax and Plasmodium falciparum: a study from a malaria-endemic urban setting, Chennai in India

Shalu Thomas, Sangamithra Ravishankaran, N. A. Johnson Amala Justin, Aswin Asokan, T. Maria Jusler Kalsingh, Manu Thomas Mathai, Neena Valecha, Jacqui Montgomery, Matthew B. Thomas, Alex Eapen

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The impact of the scale-up of malaria rapid diagnostic tests on the routine clinical diagnosis procedures for febrile illness: a series of repeated cross-sectional studies in Papua New Guinea

Justin Pulford, Serah Kurumop, Ivo Mueller, Peter M. Siba, Manuel W. Hetzel

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Malaria determining risk factors at the household level in two rural villages of mainland Equatorial Guinea

Mónica Guerra, Bruno de Sousa, Nicolas Ndong-Mabale, Pedro Berzosa, Ana Paula Arez

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Anopheles arabiensis in Sudan: a noticeable tolerance to urban polluted larval habitats associated with resistance to Temephos

Rasha S. Azrag, Babiker H. Mohammed

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Emergence of knock-down resistance in the Anopheles gambiae complex in the Upper River Region, The Gambia, and its relationship with malaria infection in children

Anne L. Wilson, Margaret Pinder, John Bradley, Martin J. Donnelly, Majidah Hamid-Adiamoh, Lamin B. S. Jarju, Musa Jawara, David Jeffries, Ballah Kandeh, Emily J. Rippon, Kolawole Salami, Umberto D’Alessandro, Steven W. Lindsay

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Evaluation of malaria rapid diagnostic test (RDT) use by community health workers: a longitudinal study in western Kenya

Matthew R. Boyce, Diana Menya, Elizabeth L. Turner, Jeremiah Laktabai, Wendy Prudhomme-O’Meara

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Prevention and treatment of malaria in pregnancy: what do pregnant women and health care workers in East India know and do about it?

Lora Sabin, Evan M. S. Hecht, Mohamad I. Brooks, Mrigendra P. Singh, Kojo Yeboah-Antwi, Abanish Rizal, Blair J. Wylie, Philip A. Bondzie, Matthew Banos, Jordan Tuchman, Neeru Singh, Davidson H. Hamer

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Admission EEG findings in diverse paediatric cerebral malaria populations predict outcomes

Douglas G. Postels, Xiaoting Wu, Chenxi Li, Peter W. Kaplan, Karl B. Seydel, Terrie E. Taylor, Youssef A. Kousa, Richard Idro, Robert Opoka, Chandy C. John, Gretchen L. Birbeck

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Appropriateness of malaria diagnosis and treatment for fever episodes according to patient history and anti-malarial blood measurement: a cross-sectional survey from Tanzania

Joanna Gallay, Dominic Mosha, Erick Lutahakana, Festo Mazuguni, Martin Zuakulu, Laurent Arthur Decosterd, Blaise Genton, Emilie Pothin

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Status of imported malaria on Réunion Island in 2016

Frédéric Pagès, Sandrine Houze, Brian Kurtkowiak, Elsa Balleydier, François Chieze, Laurent Filleul

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Association between timing and number of antenatal care visits on uptake of intermittent preventive treatment for malaria during pregnancy among Malawian women

Owen Nkoka, Ting-Wu Chuang, Yi-Hua Chen

01.12.2018 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Keys to the avian malaria parasites

Gediminas Valkiūnas, Tatjana A. Iezhova

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Monitoring health systems readiness and inpatient malaria case-management at Kenyan county hospitals

Dejan Zurovac, Beatrice Machini, Rebecca Kiptui, Dorothy Memusi, Beatrice Amboko, Samuel Kigen, Patricia Njiri, Ejersa Waqo

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Comparison of visual and automated Deki Reader interpretation of malaria rapid diagnostic tests in rural Tanzanian military health facilities

Akili K. Kalinga, Charles Mwanziva, Sarah Chiduo, Christopher Mswanya, Deus I. Ishengoma, Filbert Francis, Lucky Temu, Lucas Mahikwano, Saidi Mgata, George Amoo, Lalaine Anova, Eyako Wurrapa, Nora Zwingerman, Santiago Ferro, Geeta Bhat, Ian Fine, Brian Vesely, Norman Waters, Mara Kreishman-Deitrick, Mark Hickman, Robert Paris, Edwin Kamau, Colin Ohrt, Reginald A. Kavishe

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Gene expression of the liver of vaccination-protected mice in response to early patent infections of Plasmodium chabaudi blood-stage malaria

Saleh Al-Quraishy, Mohamed A. Dkhil, E. M. Al-Shaebi, Abdel-Azeem S. Abdel-Baki, Marcos J. Araúzo-Bravo, Denis Delic, Frank Wunderlich

01.12.2018 | Methodology | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Development of a high-throughput flexible quantitative suspension array assay for IgG against multiple Plasmodium falciparum antigens

Itziar Ubillos, Joseph J. Campo, Alfons Jiménez, Carlota Dobaño

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

An innovative diagnostic technology for the codon mutation C580Y in kelch13 of Plasmodium falciparum with MinION nanopore sequencer

Kazuo Imai, Norihito Tarumoto, Lucky Ronald Runtuwene, Jun Sakai, Kyoko Hayashida, Yuki Eshita, Ryuichiro Maeda, Josef Tuda, Hideaki Ohno, Takashi Murakami, Shigefumi Maesaki, Yutaka Suzuki, Junya Yamagishi, Takuya Maeda

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Prevalence and risk factors for asymptomatic malaria and genotyping of glucose 6-phosphate (G6PD) deficiencies in a vivax-predominant setting, Lao PDR: implications for sub-national elimination goals

Andrew A. Lover, Emily Dantzer, Bouasy Hongvanthong, Keobouphaphone Chindavongsa, Susie Welty, Tania Reza, Nimol Khim, Didier Menard, Adam Bennett

01.12.2018 | Methodology | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Optimization of incubation conditions of Plasmodium falciparum antibody multiplex assays to measure IgG, IgG1–4, IgM and IgE using standard and customized reference pools for sero-epidemiological and vaccine studies

Itziar Ubillos, Alfons Jiménez, Marta Vidal, Paul W. Bowyer, Deepak Gaur, Sheetij Dutta, Benoit Gamain, Ross Coppel, Virander Chauhan, David Lanar, Chetan Chitnis, Evelina Angov, James Beeson, David Cavanagh, Joseph J. Campo, Ruth Aguilar, Carlota Dobaño

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Costs and cost-effectiveness of malaria reactive case detection using loop-mediated isothermal amplification compared to microscopy in the low transmission setting of Aceh Province, Indonesia

Brittany W. Zelman, Ranju Baral, Iska Zarlinda, Farah N. Coutrier, Kelly C. Sanders, Chris Cotter, Herdiana Herdiana, Bryan Greenhouse, Rima Shretta, Roly D. Gosling, Michelle S. Hsiang

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The role of the Deki Reader™ in malaria diagnosis, treatment and reporting: findings from an Africare pilot project in Nigeria

Patrick Adah, Omosivie Maduka, Obinna Obasi, Orode Doherty, Susana Oguntoye, Kayla Seadon, Oren Jalon, Nora Zwingerman, Perpetua Uhomoibhi

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Adherence to treatment with artemether–lumefantrine or amodiaquine–artesunate for uncomplicated malaria in children in Sierra Leone: a randomized trial

Kristin Banek, Emily L. Webb, Samuel Juana Smith, Daniel Chandramohan, Sarah G. Staedke

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Plasmodium falciparum gametocyte dynamics after pyronaridine–artesunate or artemether–lumefantrine treatment

Johanna M. Roth, Patrick Sawa, George Omweri, Victor Osoti, Nicodemus Makio, John Bradley, Teun Bousema, Henk D. F. H. Schallig, Pètra F. Mens

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Malaria control across borders: quasi-experimental evidence from the Trans-Kunene malaria initiative (TKMI)

Aayush Khadka, Nicole A. Perales, Dorothy J. Wei, Anna D. Gage, Noah Haber, Stéphane Verguet, Bryan Patenaude, Günther Fink

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Susceptibility of wild and colonized Anopheles stephensi to Plasmodium vivax infection

Ajeet Kumar Mohanty, Praveen Balabaskaran Nina, Shuvankar Ballav, Smita Vernekar, Sushma Parkar, Maria D’souza, Wenyun Zuo, Edwin Gomes, Laura Chery, Shripad Tuljapurkar, Neena Valecha, Pradipsinh K. Rathod, Ashwani Kumar

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The decline of malaria in Vietnam, 1991–2014

Sandra M. Goldlust, Phung Duc Thuan, Dang Duy Hoang Giang, Ngo Duc Thang, Guy E. Thwaites, Jeremy Farrar, Ngo Viet Thanh, Tran Dang Nguyen, Bryan T. Grenfell, Maciej F. Boni, Tran Tinh Hien

01.12.2018 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Correction to: Emergence of knock-down resistance in the Anopheles gambiae complex in the Upper River Region, The Gambia, and its relationship with malaria infection in children

Anne L. Wilson, Margaret Pinder, John Bradley, Martin J. Donnelly, Majidah Hamid‑Adiamoh, Lamin B. S. Jarju, Musa Jawara, David Jeffries, Ballah Kandeh, Emily J. Rippon, Kolawole Salami, Umberto D’Alessandro, Steven W. Lindsay

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

How long do rapid diagnostic tests remain positive after anti-malarial treatment?

Ursula Dalrymple, Rohan Arambepola, Peter W. Gething, Ewan Cameron

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Household-level and surrounding peri-domestic environmental characteristics associated with malaria vectors Anopheles arabiensis and Anopheles funestus along an urban–rural continuum in Blantyre, Malawi

Nicole F. Dear, Chifundo Kadangwe, Themba Mzilahowa, Andy Bauleni, Don P. Mathanga, Chifundo Duster, Edward D. Walker, Mark L. Wilson

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Adherence to Ebola-specific malaria case management guidelines at health facilities in Guinea during the West African Ebola epidemic

Ian Hennessee, Timothée Guilavogui, Alioune Camara, Eric S. Halsey, Barbara Marston, Deborah McFarland, Matthew Freeman, Mateusz M. Plucinski

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Caregivers’ knowledge and utilization of long-lasting insecticidal nets among under-five children in Osun State, Southwest, Nigeria

Oluwaseyi K. Israel, Olufunmilayo I. Fawole, Ayo S. Adebowale, IkeOluwapo O. Ajayi, Oyindamola B. Yusuf, Abisola Oladimeji, Olufemi Ajumobi

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Identification and characterization of DNA endonucleases in Plasmodium falciparum 3D7 clone

Ning Jiang, Zhiwei Tu, Yiwei Zhang, Jianping Li, Ying Feng, Na Yang, Xiaoyu Sang, Qijun Chen

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

External quality assessment of malaria microscopy diagnosis in selected health facilities in Western Oromia, Ethiopia

Getachew Sori, Olifan Zewdie, Geletta Tadele, Abdi Samuel

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Malaria parasites and related haemosporidians cause mortality in cranes: a study on the parasites diversity, prevalence and distribution in Beijing Zoo

Ting Jia, Xi Huang, Gediminas Valkiūnas, Minghai Yang, Changming Zheng, Tianchun Pu, Yanyun Zhang, Lu Dong, Xun Suo, Chenglin Zhang

01.12.2018 | Methodology | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

In situ loop-mediated isothermal amplification (LAMP) for identification of Plasmodium species in wide-range thin blood smears

Muneaki Hashimoto, Hirokazu Sakamoto, Yusuke Ido, Masato Tanaka, Shouki Yatsushiro, Kazuaki Kajimoto, Masatoshi Kataoka

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Achievement of malaria pre-elimination in Cape Verde according to the data collected from 2010 to 2016

Adilson José DePina, El Hadji Amadou Niang, Alex Jailson Barbosa Andrade, Abdoulaye Kane Dia, Antonio Moreira, Ousmane Faye, Ibrahima Seck

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Primaquine 30 mg/day versus 15 mg/day during 14 days for the prevention of Plasmodium vivax relapses in adults in French Guiana: a historical comparison

Audrey Valdes, Loic Epelboin, Emilie Mosnier, Gaelle Walter, Guillaume Vesin, Philippe Abboud, Alessia Melzani, Denis Blanchet, Nicaise Blaise, Mathieu Nacher, Magalie Demar, Felix Djossou

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Effectiveness of pregnant women’s active participation in their antenatal care for the control of malaria and anaemia in pregnancy in Ghana: a cluster randomized controlled trial

Gifty Dufie Ampofo, Harry Tagbor, Imelda Bates

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Bed nets used to protect against malaria do not last long in a semi-arid area of Ethiopia: a cohort study

Tarekegn Solomon, Eskindir Loha, Wakgari Deressa, Meshesha Balkew, Taye Gari, Hans J. Overgaard, Bernt Lindtjørn

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A cross-sectional study of asymptomatic Plasmodium falciparum infection burden and risk factors in general population children in 12 villages in northern Uganda

Marlena Maziarz, Hadijah Nabalende, Isaac Otim, Ismail D. Legason, Tobias Kinyera, Martin D. Ogwang, Ambrose O. Talisuna, Steven J. Reynolds, Patrick Kerchan, Kishor Bhatia, Robert J. Biggar, James J. Goedert, Ruth M. Pfeiffer, Sam M. Mbulaiteye

01.12.2018 | Meeting report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Quantifying primaquine effectiveness and improving adherence: a round table discussion of the APMEN Vivax Working Group

Kamala Thriemer, Albino Bobogare, Benedikt Ley, Clarice Samo Gudo, Mohammad Shafiul Alam, Nick M. Anstey, Elizabeth Ashley, J. Kevin Baird, Charlotte Gryseels, Elodie Jambert, Marcus Lacerda, Ferdinand Laihad, Jutta Marfurt, Ayodhia Pitaloka Pasaribu, Jeanne Rini Poespoprodjo, Inge Sutanto, Walter R. Taylor, Christel van den Boogaard, Katherine E. Battle, Lek Dysoley, Prakash Ghimire, Bill Hawley, Jimee Hwang, Wasif Ali Khan, Rose Nani Binti Mudin, Maria Endang Sumiwi, Rukhsana Ahmed, M. M. Aktaruzzaman, Kiran Raj Awasthi, Azucena Bardaji, David Bell, Leonard Boaz, Faustina Helen Burdam, Daniel Chandramohan, Qin Cheng, Keobouphaphone Chindawongsa, Janice Culpepper, Santasabuj Das, Raffy Deray, Meghna Desai, Gonzalo Domingo, Wang Duoquan, Stephan Duparc, Rustini Floranita, Emily Gerth-Guyette, Rosalind E. Howes, Cecilia Hugo, George Jagoe, Elvieda Sariwati, Sanya Tahmina Jhora, Wu Jinwei, Harin Karunajeewa, Enny Kenangalem, Bibek Kumar Lal, Chandra Landuwulang, Emmanuel Le Perru, Sang-Eun Lee, Leo Sora Makita, James McCarthy, Asrat Mekuria, Neelima Mishra, Esau Naket, Simone Nambanya, Johnny Nausien, Thang Ngo Duc, Thuan Nguyen Thi, Rinitis Noviyanti, Daniel Pfeffer, Gao Qi, Annisa Rahmalia, Stephen Rogerson, Iriani Samad, Jetsumon Sattabongkot, Ari Satyagraha, Dennis Shanks, Surender Nath Sharma, Carol Hopkins Sibley, Ali Sungkar, Din Syafruddin, Arunansu Talukdar, Joel Tarning, Feiko ter Kuile, Suman Thapa, Minerva Theodora, Tho Tran Huy, Edward Waramin, Govert Waramori, Adugna Woyessa, Chansuda Wongsrichanalai, Nguyen Xuan Xa, Joon Sup Yeom, Lukas Hermawan, Angela Devine, Spike Nowak, Indra Jaya, Supargiyono Supargiyono, Koen Peeters Grietens, Ric N. Price

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Are village health volunteers as good as basic health staffs in providing malaria care? A country wide analysis from Myanmar, 2015

Nay Yi Yi Linn, Soundappan Kathirvel, Mrinalini Das, Badri Thapa, Md. Mushfiqur Rahman, Thae Maung Maung, Aye Mon Mon Kyaw, Aung Thi, Zaw Lin

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Comparison of glucose-6 phosphate dehydrogenase status by fluorescent spot test and rapid diagnostic test in Lao PDR and Cambodia

Gisela Henriques, Koukeo Phommasone, Rupam Tripura, Thomas J. Peto, Shristi Raut, Coco Snethlage, Im Sambo, Nou Sanann, Chea Nguon, Bipin Adhikari, Tiengkham Pongvongsa, Mallika Imwong, Lorenz von Seidlein, Nicholas P. Day, Nicholas J. White, Arjen M. Dondorp, Paul Newton, Benedikt Ley, Mayfong Mayxay

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Screening of a library of traditional Chinese medicines to identify anti-malarial compounds and extracts

Motohiro Nonaka, Yuho Murata, Ryo Takano, Yongmei Han, Md. Hazzaz Bin Kabir, Kentaro Kato

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Reduction of malaria prevalence after introduction of artemisinin-combination-therapy in Mbeya Region, Tanzania: results from a cohort study with 6773 participants

Guenter Froeschl, Elmar Saathoff, Inge Kroidl, Nicole Berens-Riha, Petra Clowes, Leonard Maboko, Weston Assisya, Wolfram Mwalongo, Martina Gerhardt, Elias Nyanda Ntinginya, Michael Hoelscher

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Efficacy of two artemisinin-based combinations for the treatment of malaria in pregnancy in India: a randomized controlled trial

Anupkumar R. Anvikar, Irene Kuepfer, Vinitkumar Mishra, Jane Bruce, Tushar Arya, Deb Ranjan Mishra, Sanjib Mohanty, Rajesh Mohanty, Bina Srivastava, Suryakant Sharma, Neelima Mishra, Brian Greenwood, Daniel Chandramohan, Neena Valecha

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Risk factors for asymptomatic malaria infections from seasonal cross-sectional surveys along the China–Myanmar border

Yan Zhao, Jie Zeng, Yonghong Zhao, Qingyang Liu, Yang He, Jiaqi Zhang, Zhaoqing Yang, Qi Fan, Qinghui Wang, Liwang Cui, Yaming Cao

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Introduction of F446I mutation in the K13 propeller gene leads to increased ring survival rates in Plasmodium falciparum isolates

Jing Wang, Yufu Huang, Yuemeng Zhao, Run Ye, Dongmei Zhang, Weiqing Pan

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Assessing Plasmodium falciparum transmission in mosquito-feeding assays using quantitative PCR

Claire Y. T. Wang, James S. McCarthy, Will J. Stone, Teun Bousema, Katharine A. Collins, Seweryn Bialasiewicz

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Stochastic lattice-based modelling of malaria dynamics

Phong V. V. Le, Praveen Kumar, Marilyn O. Ruiz

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Intermittent screening and treatment with artemether–lumefantrine versus intermittent preventive treatment with sulfadoxine–pyrimethamine for malaria in pregnancy: a facility-based, open-label, non-inferiority trial in Nigeria

Ekpereonne Esu, Nicole Berens-Riha, Michael Pritsch, Nuria Nwachuku, Thomas Loescher, Martin Meremikwu

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Trends of Plasmodium falciparum prevalence in two communities of Muheza district North-eastern Tanzania: correlation between parasite prevalence, malaria interventions and rainfall in the context of re-emergence of malaria after two decades of progressively declining transmission

Deus S. Ishengoma, Bruno P. Mmbando, Celine I. Mandara, Mercy G. Chiduo, Filbert Francis, Wilbert Timiza, Hellen Msemo, Agnes Kijazi, Martha M. Lemnge, Mwelecele N. Malecela, Robert W. Snow, Michael Alifrangis, Ib C. Bygbjerg

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Haemolysis and haem oxygenase-1 induction during persistent “asymptomatic” malaria infection in Burkinabé children

Jason P. Mooney, Aissata Barry, Bronner P. Gonçalves, Alfred B. Tiono, Shehu S. Awandu, Lynn Grignard, Chris J. Drakeley, Christian Bottomley, Teun Bousema, Eleanor M. Riley

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Planning and implementation of a countrywide campaign to deliver over 16 million long-lasting insecticidal nets in Mozambique

Jorge A. H. Arroz, Baltazar Candrinho, Sílvia Pedro, Guidion Mathe, Mariana da Silva, Sérgio Tsabete, Luis Ismael, Inês Juleca, Marta Chande, Fernando Bambo, Olinda Munguande, Sérgio Julane, Figueiredo Mussambala, Eunice Alfai, Olimpia Muianga, Hermelgildo Matsimbe, Pablo Varela, Christine Latif, Chandana Mendis, Melanie Lopez, Gagik Karapetyan, Marcy Erskine

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Evaluation of loop-mediated isothermal amplification as a surveillance tool for malaria in reactive case detection moving towards elimination

Munyaradzi Tambo, Joyce R. Auala, Hugh J. Sturrock, Immo Kleinschmidt, Ronnie Bock, Jennifer L. Smith, Roland Gosling, Davis R. Mumbengegwi

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Evidence for histidine-rich protein 2 immune complex formation in symptomatic patients in Southern Zambia

Christine F. Markwalter, Lwiindi Mudenda, Mindy Leelawong, Danielle W. Kimmel, Armin Nourani, Saidon Mbambara, Philip E. Thuma, David W. Wright

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Evolution of host preference in anthropophilic mosquitoes

Chris Stone, Kevin Gross

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Effectiveness and safety of 3 and 5 day courses of artemether–lumefantrine for the treatment of uncomplicated falciparum malaria in an area of emerging artemisinin resistance in Myanmar

Kyaw Myo Tun, Atthanee Jeeyapant, Aung Hpone Myint, Zwe Thiha Kyaw, Mehul Dhorda, Mavuto Mukaka, Phaik Yeong Cheah, Mallika Imwong, Thaung Hlaing, Thar Htun Kyaw, Elizabeth A. Ashley, Arjen Dondorp, Nicholas J. White, Nicholas P. J. Day, Frank Smithuis

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Mapping the stability of malaria hotspots in Bangladesh from 2013 to 2016

Andrés Noé, Sazid Ibna Zaman, Mosiqure Rahman, Anjan Kumar Saha, M. M. Aktaruzzaman, Richard James Maude

01.12.2018 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Malaria and the ‘last’ parasite: how can technology help?

Ngoc Minh Pham, Walter Karlen, Hans-Peter Beck, Emmanuel Delamarche

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

High efficacy of artemether–lumefantrine and dihydroartemisinin–piperaquine for the treatment of uncomplicated falciparum malaria in Muheza and Kigoma Districts, Tanzania

Celine I. Mandara, Reginald A. Kavishe, Samuel Gesase, Janneth Mghamba, Esther Ngadaya, Peter Mmbuji, Sigsbert Mkude, Renata Mandike, Ritha Njau, Ally Mohamed, Martha M. Lemnge, Marian Warsame, Deus S. Ishengoma

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Diagnostic accuracy of loop-mediated isothermal amplification (LAMP) for screening malaria in peripheral and placental blood samples from pregnant women in Colombia

Ana María Vásquez, Lina Zuluaga, Alberto Tobón, Maritza Posada, Gabriel Vélez, Iveth J. González, Ana Campillo, Xavier Ding

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Characterization of T cell activation and regulation in children with asymptomatic Plasmodium falciparum infection

Augustina Frimpong, Kwadwo Asamoah Kusi, Bernard Tornyigah, Michael Fokuo Ofori, Wilfred Ndifon

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A cross-sectional analysis of ITN and IRS coverage in Namibia in 2013

Sophie H. Allcock, Elizabeth H. Young, Manjinder S. Sandhu

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Environmental health risks and benefits of the use of mosquito coils as malaria prevention and control strategy

Jonathan N. Hogarh, Thomas P. Agyekum, Crentsil Kofi Bempah, Emmanuel D. J. Owusu-Ansah, Silas W. Avicor, Gordon A. Awandare, Julius N. Fobil, Kwasi Obiri-Danso

01.12.2018 | Methodology | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Community-based malaria control in southern Malawi: a description of experimental interventions of community workshops, house improvement and larval source management

Henk van den Berg, Michèle van Vugt, Alinune N. Kabaghe, Mackenzie Nkalapa, Rowlands Kaotcha, Zinenani Truwah, Tumaini Malenga, Asante Kadama, Saidon Banda, Tinashe Tizifa, Steven Gowelo, Monicah M. Mburu, Kamija S. Phiri, Willem Takken, Robert S. McCann

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Chloroquine resistance is associated to multi-copy pvcrt-o gene in Plasmodium vivax malaria in the Brazilian Amazon

Siuhelem Rocha Silva, Anne Cristine Gomes Almeida, George Allan Villarouco da Silva, Rajendranath Ramasawmy, Stefanie Costa Pinto Lopes, André Machado Siqueira, Gabriel Luíz Costa, Taís Nóbrega Sousa, José Luiz Fernandes Vieira, Marcus Vinícius Guimarães Lacerda, Wuelton Marcelo Monteiro, Gisely Cardoso de Melo

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Pharmacokinetics of mefloquine administered with artesunate in patients with uncomplicated falciparum malaria from the Brazilian Amazon basin

Michelle V. D. Ferreira, José L. F. Vieira, Eduardo D. Almeida, Juan G. B. Rivera, Margarete S. M. Gomes, André M. de Siqueira

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Genetic polymorphisms in the circumsporozoite protein of Plasmodium malariae show a geographical bias

Naowarat Saralamba, Mayfong Mayxay, Paul N. Newton, Frank Smithuis, Francois Nosten, Laypaw Archasuksan, Sasithon Pukrittayakamee, Nicholas J. White, Nicholas P. J. Day, Arjen M. Dondorp, Mallika Imwong

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Self-assembling functional programmable protein array for studying protein–protein interactions in malaria parasites

Gabriela Arévalo-Pinzón, María González-González, Carlos Fernando Suárez, Hernando Curtidor, Javier Carabias-Sánchez, Antonio Muro, Joshua LaBaer, Manuel Alfonso Patarroyo, Manuel Fuentes

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Genetic diversity and population structure of malaria vector mosquitoes Anopheles subpictus, Anopheles peditaeniatus, and Anopheles vagus in five districts of Sri Lanka

Thilini C. Weeraratne, Sinnathambi N. Surendran, Catherine Walton, S. H. P. Parakrama Karunaratne

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

In vitro invasion inhibition assay using antibodies against Plasmodium knowlesi Duffy binding protein alpha and apical membrane antigen protein 1 in human erythrocyte-adapted P. knowlesi A1-H.1 strain

Fauzi Muh, Seong-Kyun Lee, Mohammad Rafiul Hoque, Jin-Hee Han, Ji-Hoon Park, Egy Rahman Firdaus, Robert W. Moon, Yee Ling Lau, Eun-Taek Han

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Immunological characterization of Plasmodium vivax Pv32, a novel predicted GPI-anchored merozoite surface protein

Yang Cheng, Bo Wang, Feng Lu, Jin-Hee Han, Md Atique Ahmed, Eun-Taek Han

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Diversity and natural selection on the thrombospondin-related adhesive protein (TRAP) gene of Plasmodium knowlesi in Malaysia

Md Atique Ahmed, Yee Ling Lau, Fu-Shi Quan

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Plasmodium 18S rRNA of intravenously administered sporozoites does not persist in peripheral blood

Sean C. Murphy, Andrew S. Ishizuka, Zachary P. Billman, Tayla M. Olsen, Annette M. Seilie, Ming Chang, Nahum Smith, Vorada Chuenchob, Sumana Chakravarty, B. Kim Lee Sim, Stefan H. I. Kappe, Stephen L. Hoffman, Robert A. Seder

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A standard photomap of the ovarian nurse cell chromosomes for the dominant malaria vector in Europe and Middle East Anopheles sacharovi

Gleb N. Artemov, Alena I. Velichevskaya, Semen M. Bondarenko, Gayane H. Karagyan, Sargis A. Aghayan, Marine S. Arakelyan, Vladimir N. Stegniy, Igor V. Sharakhov, Maria V. Sharakhova

01.12.2018 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Correction to: Malaria and other febrile diseases among travellers: the experience of a reference centre located outside the Brazilian Amazon Region

Andréa Beltrami Doltario, Lucas José Bazzo Menon, Valdes Roberto Bollela, Roberto Martinez, Daniel Cardoso de Almeida e Araújo, Benedito Antônio Lopes da Fonseca, Rodrigo de C. Santana

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Identifying risk factors for the development of sepsis during adult severe malaria

Tsi Njim, Arjen Dondorp, Mavuto Mukaka, Eric O. Ohuma

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Implications of population-level immunity for the emergence of artemisinin-resistant malaria: a mathematical model

Nick Scott, Ricardo Ataide, David P. Wilson, Margaret Hellard, Ric N. Price, Julie A. Simpson, Freya J. I. Fowkes

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Factors associated with caregivers’ consistency of use of bed nets in Nigeria: a multilevel multinomial analysis of survey data

Stella Babalola, Sulaimon T. Adedokun, Anna McCartney-Melstad, Mathew Okoh, Sola Asa, Ian Tweedie, Andrew Tompsett

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Low and heterogeneous prevalence of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency in different settings in Ethiopia using phenotyping and genotyping approaches

Getasew Shitaye, Endalamaw Gadisa, Lynn Grignard, Girma Shumie, Wakweya Chali, Temesgen Menberu, Mulualem Belachew, Getaneh Tegegn, Sagni Challi, Jonathan Curry, Laleta Mahey, Tsegaye Hailu, Hassen Mamo, Menakath Menon, Taye Balcha, Abraham Aseffa, Chris Drakeley, Teun Bousema, Fitsum G. Tadesse

01.12.2018 | Methodology | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

An inexpensive open source 3D-printed membrane feeder for human malaria transmission studies

Kathrin Witmer, Ellie Sherrard-Smith, Ursula Straschil, Mark Tunnicliff, Jake Baum, Michael Delves

01.12.2018 | Methodology | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A bioreactor system for the manufacture of a genetically modified Plasmodium falciparum blood stage malaria cell bank for use in a clinical trial

Rebecca Pawliw, Rebecca Farrow, Silvana Sekuloski, Helen Jennings, Julie Healer, Thuan Phuong, Pri Sathe, Cielo Pasay, Krystal Evans, Alan F. Cowman, Louis Schofield, Nanhua Chen, James McCarthy, Katharine Trenholme

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Efficacy of artesunate–amodiaquine in the treatment of falciparum uncomplicated malaria in Madagascar

Oméga Raobela, Valérie Andriantsoanirina, David Gael Rajaonera, Tovonahary Angelo Rakotomanga, Stéphane Rabearimanana, Fanomezantsoa Ralinoro, Didier Ménard, Arsène Ratsimbasoa

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Reduced-representation sequencing identifies small effective population sizes of Anopheles gambiae in the north-western Lake Victoria basin, Uganda

Rachel M. Wiltshire, Christina M. Bergey, Jonathan K. Kayondo, Josephine Birungi, Louis G. Mukwaya, Scott J. Emrich, Nora J. Besansky, Frank H. Collins

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Imported and autochthonous malaria in West Saudi Arabia: results from a reference hospital

Rasha Hassan Soliman, Patricia Garcia-Aranda, Sherine Mohamed Elzagawy, Boshra El-Sayed Hussein, Wael Wahid Mayah, Alexandra Martin Ramirez, Thuy-Huong Ta-Tang, José Miguel Rubio

01.12.2018 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Correction to: Individual and household characteristics of persons with Plasmodium falciparum malaria in sites with varying endemicities in Kinshasa Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Melchior Kashamuka Mwandagalirwa, Lauren Levitz, Kyaw L. Thwai, Jonathan B. Parr, Varun Goel, Mark Janko, Antoinette Tshefu, Michael Emch, Steven R. Meshnick, Margaret Carrel

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Chimeric Plasmodium falciparum parasites expressing Plasmodium vivax circumsporozoite protein fail to produce salivary gland sporozoites

Catherin Marin-Mogollon, Fiona J. A. van Pul, Shinya Miyazaki, Takashi Imai, Jai Ramesar, Ahmed M. Salman, Beatrice M. F. Winkel, Ahmad Syibli Othman, Hans Kroeze, Severine Chevalley-Maurel, Arturo Reyes-Sandoval, Meta Roestenberg, Blandine Franke-Fayard, Chris J. Janse, Shahid M. Khan

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Sense of community and willingness to support malaria intervention programme in urban poor Accra, Ghana

D. Yaw Atiglo, Reuben Tete Larbi, Mawuli Komla Kushitor, Adriana A. E. Biney, Paapa Yaw Asante, Naa Dodua Dodoo, F. Nii-Amoo Dodoo

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Travel to farms in the lowlands and inadequate malaria information significantly predict malaria in villages around Lake Tana, northwest Ethiopia: a matched case–control study

Asmamaw Malede, Kassahun Alemu, Mulugeta Aemero, Sirak Robele, Helmut Kloos

01.12.2018 | Opinion | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The portfolio effect cushions mosquito populations and malaria transmission against vector control interventions

Gerry F. Killeen, Thomas E. Reed

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Epidemiological characterization of malaria in rural southern Tanzania following China-Tanzania pilot joint malaria control baseline survey

Rashid A. Khatib, Prosper P. Chaki, Duo-Quan Wang, Yeromin P. Mlacha, Michael G. Mihayo, Tegemeo Gavana, Ning Xiao, Xiao-Nong Zhou, Salim Abdullah

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Comparative 1D Blue-Native electrophoresis analysis of Plasmodium falciparum and human proteins associated with cytoadherence

Yang Wu, Simon C. Wagstaff, Saeed A. Al-Harthi, Alister G. Craig

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Metabolism of primaquine in normal human volunteers: investigation of phase I and phase II metabolites from plasma and urine using ultra-high performance liquid chromatography-quadrupole time-of-flight mass spectrometry

Bharathi Avula, Babu L. Tekwani, Narayan D. Chaurasiya, Pius Fasinu, N. P. Dhammika Nanayakkara, H. M. T. Bhandara Herath, Yan-Hong Wang, Ji-Yeong Bae, Shabana I. Khan, Mahmoud A. Elsohly, James D. McChesney, Peter A. Zimmerman, Ikhlas A. Khan, Larry A. Walker

01.12.2018 | Case study | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Malaria control and chemoprophylaxis policy in the Republic of Korea Armed Forces for the previous 20 years (1997–2016)

Jae Hyoung Im, Kyungmin Huh, Chang-Gyo Yoon, Hyeongtaek Woo, Jin-Soo Lee, Moon-Hyun Chung, Terry A. Klein, Jaehun Jung

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Isolation, characterization, and biological evaluation of a potent anti-malarial drimane sesquiterpene from Warburgia salutaris stem bark

Zoxolo N. Nyaba, Pretty Murambiwa, Andy R. Opoku, Samson Mukaratirwa, Francis O. Shode, Mthokozisi B. C. Simelane

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Diversity pattern of Duffy binding protein sequence among Duffy-negatives and Duffy-positives in Sudan

Mohammad Rafiul Hoque, Mohammed Mohieldien Abbas Elfaki, Md Atique Ahmed, Seong-Kyun Lee, Fauzi Muh, Musab M. Ali Albsheer, Muzamil Mahdi Abdel Hamid, Eun-Taek Han

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Housing gaps, mosquitoes and public viewpoints: a mixed methods assessment of relationships between house characteristics, malaria vector biting risk and community perspectives in rural Tanzania

Emmanuel W. Kaindoa, Marceline Finda, Jepchirchir Kiplagat, Gustav Mkandawile, Anna Nyoni, Maureen Coetzee, Fredros O. Okumu

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Agent-based models of malaria transmission: a systematic review

Neal R. Smith, James M. Trauer, Manoj Gambhir, Jack S. Richards, Richard J. Maude, Jonathan M. Keith, Jennifer A. Flegg

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Wall-type and indoor residual spraying application quality affect the residual efficacy of indoor residual spray against wild malaria vector in southwest Ethiopia

Zerihun Desalegn, Teklu Wegayehu, Fekadu Massebo

01.12.2018 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Plasmodium vivax in vitro continuous culture: the spoke in the wheel

Maritza Bermúdez, Darwin Andrés Moreno-Pérez, Gabriela Arévalo-Pinzón, Hernando Curtidor, Manuel Alfonso Patarroyo

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Does livestock protect from malaria or facilitate malaria prevalence? A cross-sectional study in endemic rural areas of Indonesia

Hamzah Hasyim, Meghnath Dhimal, Jan Bauer, Doreen Montag, David A. Groneberg, Ulrich Kuch, Ruth Müller

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Analysis of the lymphocyte cell population during malaria caused by Plasmodium vivax and its correlation with parasitaemia and thrombocytopaenia

Samantha Soares Ourives, Quessi Irias Borges, Diego Sampaio Arantes dos Santos, Eponina Cláudia Magalhães Melo, Rodrigo Medeiros de Souza, Amílcar Sabino Damazo

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Strain-transcending neutralization of malaria parasite by antibodies against Plasmodium falciparum enolase

Sneha Dutta, Aneesha Tewari, Chinthapalli Balaji, Reena Verma, Anasuya Moitra, Mamta Yadav, Prakhar Agrawal, Dinkar Sahal, Gotam K. Jarori

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Private sector drug shops frequently dispense parenteral anti-malarials in a rural region of Western Uganda

Lawrence T. Wang, Robert Bwambale, Corinna Keeler, Raquel Reyes, Rabbison Muhindo, Michael Matte, Moses Ntaro, Edgar Mulogo, Radhika Sundararajan, Ross M. Boyce

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Semi-field studies to better understand the impact of eave tubes on mosquito mortality and behaviour

Antoine M. G. Barreaux, N’Guessan Brou, Alphonsine A. Koffi, Raphaël N’Guessan, Welbeck A. Oumbouke, Innocent Z. Tia, Matthew B. Thomas

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Blood feeding behaviour comparison and contribution of Anopheles coluzzii and Anopheles gambiae, two sibling species living in sympatry, to malaria transmission in Alibori and Donga region, northern Benin, West Africa

Martin C. Akogbéto, Albert Sourou Salako, Fortuné Dagnon, Rock Aïkpon, Michelle Kouletio, Arthur Sovi, Michel Sezonlin

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Evaluating a 24-h mobile reporting system for malaria notifications in comparison with a paper-based system in South Africa, 2015

Ramokone Ednah Baloyi, Mbavhalelo Bridget Shandukani, Rebecca Graffy, Eunice Misiani, Natalie Mayet, Eric Mabunda, Aaron Mabuza, Bheki Qwabe, Bongani Ngwenyama, Carl Reddy, Devanand Moonasar

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Evaluation of the national policy of single screening and treatment for the prevention of malaria in pregnancy in two districts in Eastern Indonesia: health provider perceptions

Jenny Hill, Chandra U. R. Landuwulang, Ansariadi, Jenna Hoyt, Faustina H. Burdam, Irene Bonsapia, Din Syafruddin, Jeanne R. Poespoprodjo, Feiko O. ter Kuile, Rukhsana Ahmed, Jayne Webster

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Evaluation of the implementation of single screening and treatment for the control of malaria in pregnancy in Eastern Indonesia: a systems effectiveness analysis

Jayne Webster, Ansariadi, Faustina Helena Burdam, Chandra Umbu Reku Landuwulang, Jane Bruce, Jeanne Rini Poespoprodjo, Din Syafruddin, Rukhsana Ahmed, Jenny Hill

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Housing type and risk of malaria among under-five children in Nigeria: evidence from the malaria indicator survey

Oyewale M. Morakinyo, Folusho M. Balogun, Adeniyi F. Fagbamigbe

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Using ante-natal clinic prevalence data to monitor temporal changes in malaria incidence in a humanitarian setting in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Joel Hellewell, Patrick Walker, Azra Ghani, Bhargavi Rao, Thomas S. Churcher

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Manifestation of malaria in Mangaluru, southern India

Prabhanjan P. Gai, Frank P. Mockenhaupt, Konrad Siegert, Jakob Wedam, Archith Boloor, Suyamindra S. Kulkarni, Rashmi Rasalkar, Arun Kumar, Animesh Jain, Chakrapani Mahabala, Pramod Gai, Shantaram Baliga, Rajeshwari Devi, Damodara Shenoy

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Study of the diagnostic accuracy of microbiological techniques in the diagnosis of malaria in the immigrant population in Madrid

Ariadna Martín-Díaz, José Miguel Rubio, Juan María Herrero-Martínez, Manolo Lizasoain, José Manuel Ruiz-Giardin, Jerónimo Jaqueti, Juan Cuadros, Gerardo Rojo-Marcos, Pablo Martín-Rabadán, María Calderón, Carolina Campelo, María Velasco, Ana Pérez-Ayala

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Ready for malaria elimination: zero indigenous case reported in the People’s Republic of China

Jun Feng, Li Zhang, Fang Huang, Jian-Hai Yin, Hong Tu, Zhi-Gui Xia, Shui-Sen Zhou, Ning Xiao, Xiao-Nong Zhou

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Implementation of a malaria rapid diagnostic test in a rural setting of Nanoro, Burkina Faso: from expectation to reality

Francois Kiemde, Marc Christian Tahita, Massa dit Achille Bonko, Petra F. Mens, Halidou Tinto, Michael Boele van Hensbroek, Henk D. F. H. Schallig

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Bionomics and insecticides resistance profiling of malaria vectors at a selected site for experimental hut trials in central Cameroon

Benjamin D. Menze, Murielle J. Wondji, William Tchapga, Micareme Tchoupo, Jacob M. Riveron, Charles S. Wondji

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Polychromophilus spp. (Haemosporida) in Malagasy bats: host specificity and insights on invertebrate vectors

Beza Ramasindrazana, Steven M. Goodman, Najla Dsouli, Yann Gomard, Erwan Lagadec, Milijaona Randrianarivelojosia, Koussay Dellagi, Pablo Tortosa

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Screening for potential prophylactics targeting sporozoite motility through the skin

Ross G. Douglas, Miriam Reinig, Matthew Neale, Friedrich Frischknecht

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Deletions of pfhrp2 and pfhrp3 genes of Plasmodium falciparum from Honduras, Guatemala and Nicaragua

Gustavo Fontecha, Rosa E. Mejía, Engels Banegas, Maria Paz Ade, Lisandro Mendoza, Bryan Ortiz, Isaac Sabillón, Gerardo Alvarado, Gabriela Matamoros, Alejandra Pinto

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A pilot randomized controlled trial to compare the effectiveness of two 14-day primaquine regimens for the radical cure of vivax malaria in South India

Kavitha Saravu, Chaitanya Tellapragada, Shrivathsa Kulavalli, Wilbin Xavier, Shashikiran Umakanth, Gouthami Brahmarouphu, Navyasree Kola Srinivas, Jagadish Puralae Channabasavaiah, Anzil Bava, Abdul Vahab Saadi, Vasudev Guddattu, Kapaettu Satyamoorthy, Krishnamurthy Bhat

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Population pharmacokinetics of mefloquine given as a 3-day artesunate–mefloquine in patients with acute uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in a multidrug-resistant area along the Thai–Myanmar border

Richard M. Hoglund, Ronnatrai Ruengweerayut, Kesara Na-Bangchang

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Analysis of the trend of malaria prevalence in Ataye, North Shoa, Ethiopia between 2013 and 2017

Daniel Getacher Feleke, Daniel Gebretsadik, Angesom Gebreweld

01.12.2018 | Methodology | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Optimization of a magnetic bead-based assay (MAGPIX®-Luminex) for immune surveillance of exposure to malaria using multiple Plasmodium antigens and sera from different endemic settings

Marie Louise Varela, Babacar Mbengue, Aissata Basse, Cheikh Loucoubar, Inès Vigan-Womas, Alioune Dièye, Aissatou Toure, Ronald Perraut

01.12.2018 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Correction to: Analysis of anti-malarial resistance markers in pfmdr1 and pfcrt across Southeast Asia in the Tracking Resistance to Artemisinin Collaboration

Krongkan Srimuang, Olivo Miotto, Pharath Lim, Rick M. Fairhurst, Dominic P. Kwiatkowski, Charles J. Woodrow, Mallika Imwong, for the Tracking Resistance to Artemisinin Collaboration

01.12.2018 | Meeting report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Increasing women’s engagement in vector control: a report from Accelerate To Equal project workshops

Kacey C. Ernst, Erika Barrett, Elizabeth Hoswell, Mary H. Hayden, Accelerate to Equal Kenyan and Indonesian Working Groups

01.12.2018 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Correction to: Housing gaps, mosquitoes and public viewpoints: a mixed methods assessment of relationships between house characteristics, malaria vector biting risk and community perspectives in rural Tanzania

Emmanuel W. Kaindoa, Marceline Finda, Jepchirchir Kiplagat, Gustav Mkandawile, Anna Nyoni, Maureen Coetzee, Fredros O. Okumu

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

IgG subclass responses to excreted-secreted antigens of Plasmodium falciparum in a low-transmission malaria area of the Peruvian Amazon

Rafael Saavedra-Langer, Jorge Marapara, Andree Valle-Campos, Salomón Durand, Maria E. Vásquez-Chasnamote, Hermann Silva, Viviana Pinedo-Cancino

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Prevalence of asymptomatic Plasmodium infections with sub-microscopic parasite densities in the northwestern border of Thailand: a potential threat to malaria elimination

Jetsumon Sattabongkot, Chayanut Suansomjit, Wang Nguitragool, Jeeraphat Sirichaisinthop, Saradee Warit, Montip Tiensuwan, Sureemas Buates

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The quality of anti-malarial medicines in Embu County, Kenya

Stanley Ndwigah, Andy Stergachis, Kennedy Abuga, Hannington Mugo, Isaac Kibwage

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The prevalence of submicroscopic Plasmodium falciparum gametocyte carriage and multiplicity of infection in children, pregnant women and adults in a low malaria transmission area in Southern Ghana

Helena Lamptey, Michael Fokuo Ofori, Kwadwo Asamoah Kusi, Bright Adu, Eunice Owusu-Yeboa, Eric Kyei-Baafour, Andrea Twumwaa Arku, Samuel Bosomprah, Michael Alifrangis, Isabella A. Quakyi

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Analysis of clinical malaria disease patterns and trends in Vietnam 2009–2015

Kinley Wangdi, Sara E. Canavati, Thang Duc Ngo, Long Khanh Tran, Thu Minh Nguyen, Duong Thanh Tran, Nicholas J. Martin, Archie C. A. Clements

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Comparison of three diagnostic methods (microscopy, RDT, and PCR) for the detection of malaria parasites in representative samples from Equatorial Guinea

Pedro Berzosa, Aida de Lucio, María Romay-Barja, Zaida Herrador, Vicenta González, Luz García, Amalia Fernández-Martínez, Maria Santana-Morales, Policarpo Ncogo, Basilio Valladares, Matilde Riloha, Agustín Benito

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Molecular identification of Plasmodium species in symptomatic children of Democratic Republic of Congo

Hugo Kavunga-Membo, Gillon Ilombe, Justin Masumu, Junior Matangila, Joël Imponge, Emile Manzambi, Francis Wastenga, Dieudonné Mumba Ngoyi, Jean-Pierre Van Geetruyden, Jean Jacques Muyembe

01.12.2018 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Correction to: Imported and autochthonous malaria in West Saudi Arabia: results from a reference hospital

Rasha Hassan Soliman, Patricia Garcia-Aranda, Sherine Mohamed Elzagawy, Boshra El-Sayed Hussein, Wael Wahid Mayah, Alexandra Martin Ramirez, Thuy-Huong Ta-Tang, José Miguel Rubio

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Malaria parasitaemia, anaemia and malnutrition in children less than 15 years residing in different altitudes along the slope of Mount Cameroon: prevalence, intensity and risk factors

Rene Ning Teh, Irene Ule Ngole Sumbele, Derick Ndelle Meduke, Samuel Takang Ojong, Helen Kuokuo Kimbi

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Proteomic profiling of the plasma of Gambian children with cerebral malaria

Ehab M. Moussa, Honglei Huang, Marie L. Thézénas, Roman Fischer, Abhinay Ramaprasad, Fatou Sisay-Joof, Muminatou Jallow, Arnab Pain, Dominic Kwiatkowski, Benedikt M. Kessler, Climent Casals-Pascual

01.12.2018 | Methodology | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Frozen blood clots can be used for the diagnosis of distinct Plasmodium species in man and non-human primates from the Brazilian Atlantic Forest

Filipe Vieira Santos de Abreu, Larissa Rodrigues Gomes, Aline Rosa Lavigne Mello, Cesare Bianco-Júnior, Anielle de Pina-Costa, Edmilson dos Santos, Danilo Simonini Teixeira, Patrícia Brasil, Cláudio Tadeu Daniel-Ribeiro, Ricardo Lourenço-de-Oliveira, Maria de Fátima Ferreira-da-Cruz

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Automated microscopy for routine malaria diagnosis: a field comparison on Giemsa-stained blood films in Peru

Katherine Torres, Christine M. Bachman, Charles B. Delahunt, Jhonatan Alarcon Baldeon, Freddy Alava, Dionicia Gamboa Vilela, Stephane Proux, Courosh Mehanian, Shawn K. McGuire, Clay M. Thompson, Travis Ostbye, Liming Hu, Mayoore S. Jaiswal, Victoria M. Hunt, David Bell

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Spatio-temporal analysis of Plasmodium falciparum prevalence to understand the past and chart the future of malaria control in Kenya

Peter M. Macharia, Emanuele Giorgi, Abdisalan M. Noor, Ejersa Waqo, Rebecca Kiptui, Emelda A. Okiro, Robert W. Snow

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Intermittent screening and treatment or intermittent preventive treatment compared to current policy of single screening and treatment for the prevention of malaria in pregnancy in Eastern Indonesia: acceptability among health providers and pregnant women

Jenna Hoyt, Chandra U R Landuwulang, Ansariadi, Rukhsana Ahmed, Faustina H Burdam, Irene Bonsapia, Jeanne R Poespoprodjo, Din Syafruddin, Feiko O ter Kuile, Jayne Webster, Jenny Hill

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Exploring malaria vector diversity on the Amazon Frontier

Brian P. Bourke, Jan E. Conn, Tatiane M. P. de Oliveira, Leonardo S. M. Chaves, Eduardo S. Bergo, Gabriel Z. Laporta, Maria A. M. Sallum

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Detecting local risk factors for residual malaria in northern Ghana using Bayesian model averaging

Justin Millar, Paul Psychas, Benjamin Abuaku, Collins Ahorlu, Punam Amratia, Kwadwo Koram, Samuel Oppong, Denis Valle

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Strategy to improve malaria surveillance system preventing transfusion-transmitted malaria in blood banks using molecular diagnostic

Sérgio Antônio Batista-dos-Santos, Daniel Roberto C. Freitas, Milene Raiol, Gleyce F. Cabral, Ana Cecília Feio, Marinete M. Póvoa, Maristela G. Cunha, Ândrea Ribeiro-dos-Santos

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

An expanded global inventory of allelic variation in the most extremely polymorphic region of Plasmodium falciparum merozoite surface protein 1 provided by short read sequence data

Harvey Aspeling-Jones, David J. Conway

01.12.2018 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

On the epidemiology of Plasmodium vivax malaria: past and present with special reference to the former USSR

Anatoly V. Kondrashin, Lola F. Morozova, Ekaterina V. Stepanova, Natalia A. Turbabina, Maria S. Maksimova, Evgeny N. Morozov

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A randomized trial of dihydroartemisinin–piperaquine versus artemether–lumefantrine for treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Mali

Souleymane Dama, Hamidou Niangaly, Moussa Djimde, Issaka Sagara, Cheick Oumar Guindo, Amatigue Zeguime, Antoine Dara, Abdoulaye A. Djimde, Ogobara K. Doumbo

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

An odorant receptor from Anopheles sinensis in China is sensitive to oviposition attractants

Hongmei Liu, Luhong Liu, Peng Cheng, Xiaodan Huang, Maoqing Gong

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Does it take three to tango? An unsuspected multimorbidity of CD8+ T cell lymphoproliferative disorder, malaria, and EBV infection

Suheyla Ekemen, Ant Uzay, Nuray Bassullu, Emel Dikicioglu-Cetin, Kyoko Matsuda, Umit Ince, Cevayir Coban

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Efficacy of artemether–lumefantrine and dihydroartemisinin–piperaquine for the treatment of uncomplicated malaria in Papua New Guinea

Livingstone Tavul, Manuel W. Hetzel, Albina Teliki, Dorish Walsh, Benson Kiniboro, Lawrence Rare, Justin Pulford, Peter M. Siba, Stephan Karl, Leo Makita, Leanne Robinson, Johanna H. Kattenberg, Moses Laman, Gilchrist Oswyn, Ivo Mueller

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Shady business: understanding the spatial ecology of exophilic Anopheles mosquitoes

Yared Debebe, Sharon R. Hill, Habte Tekie, Rickard Ignell, Richard J. Hopkins

01.12.2018 | Methodology | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

malariaAtlas: an R interface to global malariometric data hosted by the Malaria Atlas Project

Daniel A. Pfeffer, Timothy C. D. Lucas, Daniel May, Joseph Harris, Jennifer Rozier, Katherine A. Twohig, Ursula Dalrymple, Carlos A. Guerra, Catherine L. Moyes, Mike Thorn, Michele Nguyen, Samir Bhatt, Ewan Cameron, Daniel J. Weiss, Rosalind E. Howes, Katherine E. Battle, Harry S. Gibson, Peter W. Gething

01.12.2018 | Opinion | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Integrated fever management: disease severity markers to triage children with malaria and non-malarial febrile illness

Chloe R. McDonald, Andrea Weckman, Melissa Richard-Greenblatt, Aleksandra Leligdowicz, Kevin C. Kain

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Home treatment and use of informal market of pharmaceutical drugs for the management of paediatric malaria in Cotonou, Benin

Edwige Apetoh, Marina Tilly, Carine Baxerres, Jean-Yves Le Hesran

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Assessing whether universal coverage with insecticide-treated nets has been achieved: is the right indicator being used?

Hannah Koenker, Fred Arnold, Fatou Ba, Moustapha Cisse, Lamine Diouf, Erin Eckert, Marcy Erskine, Lia Florey, Megan Fotheringham, Lilia Gerberg, Christian Lengeler, Matthew Lynch, Abraham Mnzava, Susann Nasr, Médoune Ndiop, Stephen Poyer, Melanie Renshaw, Estifanos Shargie, Cameron Taylor, Julie Thwing, Suzanne Van Hulle, Yazoumé Ye, Josh Yukich, Albert Kilian

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Dynamics of Plasmodium falciparum gametocyte carriage in pregnant women under intermittent preventive treatment with sulfadoxine–pyrimethamine in Benin

Sayeh Jafari-Guemouri, Jamila Dhiab, Achille Massougbodji, Philippe Deloron, Ndam N. Tuikue

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Prevalence of Plasmodium falciparum infection among pregnant women at first antenatal visit in post-Ebola Monrovia, Liberia

Guillermo Martínez-Pérez, Dawoh Peter Lansana, Senga Omeonga, Himanshu Gupta, Bondey Breeze-Barry, Raquel González, Azucena Bardají, Adelaida Sarukhan, James D. K. Goteh, Edith Tody, Pau Cisteró, Benard Benda, Juwe D. Kercula, Fanta D. Kibungu, Ana Meyer García-Sípido, Quique Bassat, Christine K. Tarr-Attia, Alfredo Mayor

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase activity measured by spectrophotometry and associated genetic variants from the Oromiya zone, Ethiopia

Nora Kießling, Joaquin Brintrup, Ahmed Zeynudin, Nuredin Abduselam, Sylvia Götz, Margith Mack, Michael Pritsch, Andreas Wieser, Elisabeth Kohne, Nicole Berens-Riha

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Knowledge, motivation, self-efficacy, and their association with insecticidal net use among pregnant women in a secondary health centre in Maiduguri, Nigeria

Ahmed Dahiru Balami, Salmiah Md Said, Nor Afiah Mohd Zulkefli, Bachok Norsa’adah, Bala Audu

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

“I feel so bad but have nothing to do.” Exploring Ugandan caregivers’ experiences of parenting a child with severe malaria and subsequent repeated uncomplicated malaria

Ann J. Nakitende, Paul Bangirana, Noeline Nakasujja, Margaret Semrud-Clikeman, Andrew S. Ssemata, Chandy C. John, Richard Idro

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Genetic polymorphism and natural selection of circumsporozoite surface protein in Plasmodium falciparum field isolates from Myanmar

Hương Giang Lê, Jung-Mi Kang, Mya Moe, Hojong Jun, Thị Lam Thái, Jinyoung Lee, Moe Kyaw Myint, Khin Lin, Woon-Mok Sohn, Ho-Joon Shin, Tong-Soo Kim, Byoung-Kuk Na

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Dramatic decreases of malaria transmission intensities in Ifakara, south-eastern Tanzania since early 2000s

Marceline F. Finda, Alex J. Limwagu, Halfan S. Ngowo, Nancy S. Matowo, Johnson K. Swai, Emmanuel Kaindoa, Fredros O. Okumu

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Free versus purchased mosquito net ownership and use in Budondo sub-county, Uganda

Patricia Moscibrodzki, Molly Dobelle, Jessie Stone, Charles Kalumuna, Yueh-Hsiu Mathilda Chiu, Nils Hennig

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

An analysis of country adoption and implementation of the 2012 WHO recommendations for intermittent preventive treatment for pregnant women in sub-Saharan Africa

Marianne Henry, Lia Florey, Susan Youll, Julie R. Gutman

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Can malaria rapid diagnostic tests by drug sellers under field conditions classify children 5 years old or less with or without Plasmodium falciparum malaria? Comparison with nested PCR analysis

Freddy Eric Kitutu, Henry Wamani, Katarina Ekholm Selling, Fred Ashaba Katabazi, Ronald Bisaso Kuteesa, Stefan Peterson, Joan Nakayaga Kalyango, Andreas Mårtensson

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Speculation on the possibility for introducing Anopheles stephensi as a species complex: preliminary evidence based on odorant binding protein 1 intron I sequence

Samira Firooziyan, Navid Dinparast Djadid, Saber Gholizadeh

01.12.2018 | Methodology | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Field assessment of potential sugar feeding stations for disseminating bacteria in a paratransgenic approach to control malaria

Etienne Bilgo, Amélie Vantaux, Antoine Sanon, Seni Ilboudo, Roch K. Dabiré, Marcelo Jacobs-Lorena, Abdoulaye Diabate

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Eave ribbons treated with the spatial repellent, transfluthrin, can effectively protect against indoor-biting and outdoor-biting malaria mosquitoes

Arnold S. Mmbando, Halfan Ngowo, Alex Limwagu, Masoud Kilalangongono, Khamis Kifungo, Fredros O. Okumu

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Efficacy and safety of artemisinin-based combination therapy, and molecular markers for artemisinin and piperaquine resistance in Mainland Tanzania

Mwaka A. Kakolwa, Muhidin K. Mahende, Deus S. Ishengoma, Celine I. Mandara, Billy Ngasala, Erasmus Kamugisha, Johannes B. Kataraihya, Renata Mandike, Sigsbert Mkude, Frank Chacky, Ritha Njau, Zul Premji, Martha M. Lemnge, Marian Warsame, Didier Menard, Abdunoor M. Kabanywanyi

01.12.2018 | Methodology | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A recombinant antibody against Plasmodium vivax UIS4 for distinguishing replicating from dormant liver stages

Carola Schafer, Nicholas Dambrauskas, Ryan W. Steel, Sara Carbonetti, Vorada Chuenchob, Erika L. Flannery, Vladimir Vigdorovich, Brian G. Oliver, Wanlapa Roobsoong, Steven P. Maher, Dennis Kyle, Jetsumon Sattabongkot, Stefan H. I. Kappe, Sebastian A. Mikolajczak, D. Noah Sather

01.12.2018 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Anaemia and malaria

Nicholas J. White

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Factors associated with insecticide-treated net usage among women of childbearing age in Malawi: a multilevel analysis

Owen Nkoka, Ting-Wu Chuang, Kun-Yang Chuang, Yi-Hua Chen

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Combination of PURE-DNA extraction and LAMP-DNA amplification methods for accurate malaria diagnosis on dried blood spots

Jeanne Perpétue Vincent, Kanako Komaki-Yasuda, Moritoshi Iwagami, Satoru Kawai, Shigeyuki Kano

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Screening and field performance of powder-formulated insecticides on eave tube inserts against pyrethroid resistant Anopheles gambiae s.l.: an investigation into ‘actives’ prior to a randomized controlled trial in Côte d’Ivoire

Welbeck A. Oumbouke, Innocent Z. Tia, Antoine M. G. Barreaux, Alphonsine A. Koffi, Eleanore D. Sternberg, Matthew B. Thomas, Raphael N’Guessan

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

‘For the poor, sleep is leisure’: understanding perceptions, barriers and motivators to mosquito net care and repair in southern Tanzania

Zawadi M. Mboma, Angel Dillip, Karen Kramer, Hannah Koenker, George Greer, Lena M. Lorenz

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Whole genome sequencing and microsatellite analysis of the Plasmodium falciparum E5 NF54 strain show that the var, rifin and stevor gene families follow Mendelian inheritance

Ellen Bruske, Thomas D. Otto, Matthias Frank

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Assessment of the developmental success of Anopheles coluzzii larvae under different nutrient regimes: effects of diet quality, food amount and larval density

Patric Stephane Epopa, Hamidou Maiga, Domonbabele François de Sales Hien, Roch Kounbobr Dabire, Rosemary Susan Lees, Jeremie Giles, Frederic Tripet, Thierry Baldet, David Damiens, Abdoulaye Diabate

01.12.2018 | Opinion | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A biomarker approach to syndrome-based treatment of severe childhood illness in malaria-endemic areas

Hans Ackerman, Climent Casals-Pascual

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Completion of community health worker initiated patient referrals in integrated community case management in rural Uganda

Jana Jarolimova, Stephen Baguma, Palka Patel, Sara Mian-McCarthy, Moses Ntaro, Michael Matte, Jessica Kenney, Shem Bwambale, Edgar Mulogo, Geren Stone

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Household costs and time to treatment for children with severe febrile illness in rural Burkina Faso: the role of rectal artesunate

Joëlle Castellani, Borislava Mihaylova, Mohamadou Siribié, Zakaria Gansane, Amidou Z. Ouedraogo, Florence Fouque, Sodiomon B. Sirima, Silvia M. A. A. Evers, Aggie T. G. Paulus, Melba Gomes

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Mapping a Plasmodium transmission spatial suitability index in Solomon Islands: a malaria monitoring and control tool

Isabelle Jeanne, Lynda E. Chambers, Adna Kazazic, Tanya L. Russell, Albino Bobogare, Hugo Bugoro, Francis Otto, George Fafale, Amanda Amjadali

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Community-informed research on malaria in pregnancy in Monrovia, Liberia: a grounded theory study

Christine K. Tarr-Attia, Quique Bassat, Bondey Breeze-Barry, Dawoh Peter Lansana, Ana Meyer García-Sípido, Adelaida Sarukhan, Maria Maixenchs, Alfredo Mayor, Guillermo Martínez-Pérez

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Isolation and characterization of malaria PfHRP2 specific VNAR antibody fragments from immunized shark phage display library

Chiuan Herng Leow, Katja Fischer, Chiuan Yee Leow, Katleen Braet, Qin Cheng, James McCarthy

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Another challenge in malaria elimination efforts: the increase of malaria among adults after the implementation of long-lasting insecticide-treated nets (LLINs) in Dielmo, Senegal

Amélé N. Wotodjo, Souleymane Doucoure, Nafissatou Diagne, Fatoumata Diene Sarr, Philipe Parola, Jean Gaudart, Cheikh Sokhna

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Influence of midgut microbiota in Anopheles stephensi on Plasmodium berghei infections

Devaiah Monnanda Kalappa, Pradeep Annamalai Subramani, Sowmya Kanchanahalli Basavanna, Susanta Kumar Ghosh, Varadharajan Sundaramurthy, Sreehari Uragayala, Satyanarayan Tiwari, Anupkumar R. Anvikar, Neena Valecha

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Genetic diversity of the msp-1, msp-2, and glurp genes of Plasmodium falciparum isolates in Northwest Ethiopia

Hussein Mohammed, Moges Kassa, Kalkidan Mekete, Ashenafi Assefa, Girum Taye, Robert J. Commons

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Post-malaria neurological syndrome: four cases, review of the literature and clarification of the nosological framework

Yanis Tamzali, Sophie Demeret, Elie Haddad, Hélène Guillot, Eric Caumes, Stéphane Jauréguiberry

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency in Ethiopia: absence of common African and Mediterranean allelic variants in a nationwide study

Ashenafi Assefa, Ahmed Ali, Wakgari Deressa, Wendimagegn Tsegaye, Getachew Abebe, Heven Sime, Amha Kebede, Daddi Jima, Moges Kassa, Tesfay Abreha, Hiwot Teka, Hiwot Solomon, Joseph Malone, Ya Ping Shi, Zhiyong Zhou, Richard Reithinger, Jimee Hwang

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Population genetic structure of domain I of apical membrane antigen-1 in Plasmodium falciparum isolates from Hazara division of Pakistan

Sahib Gul Afridi, Muhammad Irfan, Habib Ahmad, Muneeba Aslam, Mehwish Nawaz, Muhammad Ilyas, Asifullah Khan

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Detection of foci of residual malaria transmission through reactive case detection in Ethiopia

Endalew Zemene, Cristian Koepfli, Abebaw Tiruneh, Asnakew K. Yeshiwondim, Dinberu Seyoum, Ming-Chieh Lee, Guiyun Yan, Delenasaw Yewhalaw

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A single nucleotide polymorphism in the Plasmodium falciparum atg18 gene associates with artemisinin resistance and confers enhanced parasite survival under nutrient deprivation

Kimberly F. Breglio, Roberto Amato, Richard Eastman, Pharath Lim, Juliana M. Sa, Rajarshi Guha, Sundar Ganesan, David W. Dorward, Carleen Klumpp-Thomas, Crystal McKnight, Rick M. Fairhurst, David Roberts, Craig Thomas, Anna Katharina Simon

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Baseline entomologic data on malaria transmission in prelude to an indoor residual spraying intervention in the regions of Alibori and Donga, Northern Benin, West Africa

Albert S. Salako, Idelphonse Ahogni, Casimir Kpanou, Arthur Sovi, Roseric Azondekon, André A. Sominahouin, Filémon Tokponnon, Virgile Gnanguenon, Fortuné Dagnon, Laurent Iyikirenga, Martin C. Akogbeto

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

“Wherever doctors cannot reach, the sunshine can”: overcoming potential barriers to malaria elimination interventions in Haiti

Thomas Druetz, Katherine Andrinopoulos, Louis-Marie Boulos, Michaelle Boulos, Gregory S. Noland, Luccene Desir, Jean Frantz Lemoine, Thomas P. Eisele

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

High proportions of pfhrp2 gene deletion and performance of HRP2-based rapid diagnostic test in Plasmodium falciparum field isolates of Odisha

Pallabi Pati, Gunanidhi Dhangadamajhi, Madhusmita Bal, Manoranjan Ranjit

01.12.2018 | Methodology | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

High purity high yield tandem B and T helper cell isolation for qRT-PCR analysis suitable for basically equipped laboratories

Andrea Maria Summerauer, Lorenzo Colombo, Rodney Ogwang, Christoph Berger, Jan Fehr, Simone Bürgler

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Low uptake of malaria testing within 24 h of fever despite appropriate health-seeking among migrants in Myanmar: a mixed-methods study

Kyaw Thu Hein, Thae Maung Maung, Kyaw Ko Ko Htet, Hemant Deepak Shewade, Jaya Prasad Tripathy, Swai Mon Oo, Zaw Lin, Aung Thi

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Outdoor malaria transmission risks and social life: a qualitative study in South-Eastern Tanzania

Irene R. Moshi, Lenore Manderson, Halfan S. Ngowo, Yeromin P. Mlacha, Fredros O. Okumu, Ladislaus L. Mnyone

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Selective sweeps and genetic lineages of Plasmodium falciparum multi-drug resistance (pfmdr1) gene in Kenya

Peninah Muiruri, Denis W. Juma, Luicer A. Ingasia, Lorna J. Chebon, Benjamin Opot, Bidii S. Ngalah, Jelagat Cheruiyot, Ben Andagalu, Hoseah M. Akala, Venny C. S. Nyambati, Joseph K. Ng’ang’a, Edwin Kamau

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Prospective comparative multi-centre study on imported Plasmodium ovale wallikeri and Plasmodium ovale curtisi infections

Gerardo Rojo-Marcos, José Miguel Rubio-Muñoz, Andrea Angheben, Stephane Jaureguiberry, Silvia García-Bujalance, Lina Rachele Tomasoni, Natalia Rodríguez-Valero, José Manuel Ruiz-Giardín, Joaquín Salas-Coronas, Juan Cuadros-González, Magdalena García-Rodríguez, Israel Molina-Romero, Rogelio López-Vélez, Federico Gobbi, María Calderón-Moreno, Esteban Martin-Echevarría, Matilde Elía-López, José Llovo-Taboada, TropNet Plasmodium ovale investigator group

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Assessment of parasite clearance following treatment of severe malaria with intravenous artesunate in Ugandan children enrolled in a randomized controlled clinical trial

Pauline Byakika-Kibwika, Patience Nyakato, Mohammed Lamorde, Agnes N. Kiragga

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Genetic sequence characterization and naturally acquired immune response to Plasmodium vivax Rhoptry Neck Protein 2 (PvRON2)

Najara C. Bittencourt, Juliana A. Leite, Ana Beatriz I. E. Silva, Tamirys S. Pimenta, João Luiz Silva-Filho, Gustavo C. Cassiano, Stefanie C. P. Lopes, Joao C. K. dos-Santos, Catarina Bourgard, Helder I. Nakaya, Ana Maria Revorêdo da Silva Ventura, Marcus V. G. Lacerda, Marcelo U. Ferreira, Ricardo L. D. Machado, Letusa Albrecht, Fabio T. M. Costa

01.12.2018 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Injectable anti-malarials revisited: discovery and development of new agents to protect against malaria

Fiona Macintyre, Hanu Ramachandruni, Jeremy N. Burrows, René Holm, Anna Thomas, Jörg J. Möhrle, Stephan Duparc, Rob Hooft van Huijsduijnen, Brian Greenwood, Winston E. Gutteridge, Timothy N. C. Wells, Wiweka Kaszubska

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A new highly sensitive enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for the detection of Plasmodium falciparum histidine-rich protein 2 in whole blood

Ihn Kyung Jang, Smita Das, Rebecca S. Barney, Roger B. Peck, Andrew Rashid, Stephane Proux, Emmanuel Arinaitwe, John Rek, Maxwell Murphy, Katherine Bowers, Samuel Boadi, Julie Watson, Francois Nosten, Bryan Greenhouse, Peter L. Chiodini, Gonzalo J. Domingo

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Human mobility and factors associated with malaria importation in Lusaka district, Zambia: a descriptive cross sectional study

Miriam Lowa, Lungowe Sitali, Mwiche Siame, Patrick Musonda

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The dynamic of asymptomatic Plasmodium falciparum infections following mass drug administrations with dihydroarteminisin–piperaquine plus a single low dose of primaquine in Savannakhet Province, Laos

Tiengkham Pongvongsa, Koukeo Phommasone, Bipin Adhikari, Gisela Henriques, Kesinee Chotivanich, Borimas Hanboonkunupakarn, Mavuto Mukaka, Pimnara Peerawaranun, Lorenz von Seidlein, Nicholas P. J. Day, Nicholas J. White, Arjen M. Dondorp, Mallika Imwong, Paul N. Newton, Pratap Singhasivanon, Mayfong Mayxay, Sasithon Pukrittayakamee

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Early treatment-seeking behaviour for malaria in febrile patients in northwest Ethiopia

Baymot Workineh, Fantahun Ayenew Mekonnen

01.12.2018 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Tafenoquine and primaquine do not exhibit clinical neurologic signs associated with central nervous system lesions in the same manner as earlier 8-aminoquinolines

Jonathan Berman, Tracey Brown, Geoffrey Dow, Stephen Toovey

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

First report of natural Wolbachia infection in wild Anopheles funestus population in Senegal

El Hadji Amadou Niang, Hubert Bassene, Patrick Makoundou, Florence Fenollar, Mylène Weill, Oleg Mediannikov

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A decade since sulfonamide-based anti-malarial medicines were limited for intermittent preventive treatment of malaria among pregnant women in Tanzania

Alphonce I. Marealle, Dennis P. Mbwambo, Wigilya P. Mikomangwa, Manase Kilonzi, Hamu J. Mlyuka, Ritah F. Mutagonda

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Analysis of erythrocyte dynamics in Rhesus macaque monkeys during infection with Plasmodium cynomolgi

Luis L. Fonseca, Chester J. Joyner, Celia L. Saney, Alberto Moreno, John W. Barnwell, Mary R. Galinski, Eberhard O. Voit, The MaHPIC Consortium

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Malaria in Meghalaya: a systematic literature review and analysis of data from the National Vector-Borne Disease Control Programme

Anne Kessler, Anna Maria van Eijk, Limalemla Jamir, Catherine Walton, Jane M. Carlton, Sandra Albert

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Insecticide resistance in Anopheles gambiae from the northern Democratic Republic of Congo, with extreme knockdown resistance (kdr) mutation frequencies revealed by a new diagnostic assay

Amy Lynd, Ambrose Oruni, Arjen E. van’t Hof, John C. Morgan, Leon Bwazumo Naego, Dimitra Pipini, Kevin A. O’Kines, Thierry L. Bobanga, Martin J. Donnelly, David Weetman

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Towards a re-emergence of chloroquine sensitivity in Côte d’Ivoire?

Oléfongo Dagnogo, Aristide Berenger Ako, Lacinan Ouattara, Noel Dougba Dago, David N’golo Coulibaly, André Offianan Touré, Joseph Allico Djaman

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Characterization and monitoring of deltamethrin-resistance in Anopheles culicifacies in the presence of a long-lasting insecticide-treated net intervention

Madhavinadha Prasad Kona, Raghavendra Kamaraju, Martin James Donnelly, Rajendra Mohan Bhatt, Nutan Nanda, Mehul Kumar Chourasia, Dipak Kumar Swain, Shrity Suman, Sreehari Uragayala, Immo Kleinschmidt, Veena Pandey

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

G6PD deficiency, primaquine treatment, and risk of haemolysis in malaria-infected patients

Sara Avalos, Rosa E. Mejia, Engels Banegas, Cesar Salinas, Lester Gutierrez, Marcela Fajardo, Suzeth Galo, Alejandra Pinto, Angel Mejia, Gustavo Fontecha

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Assessment of drug resistance associated genetic diversity in Mauritanian isolates of Plasmodium vivax reveals limited polymorphism

Jemila Mint Deida, Yacoub Ould Khalef, Emal Mint Semane, Mohamed Salem Ould Ahmedou Salem, Hervé Bogreau, Leonardo Basco, Ali Ould Mohamed Salem Boukhary, Rachida Tahar

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Specificity of the IgG antibody response to Plasmodium falciparum, Plasmodium vivax, Plasmodium malariae, and Plasmodium ovale MSP119 subunit proteins in multiplexed serologic assays

Jeffrey W. Priest, Mateusz M. Plucinski, Curtis S. Huber, Eric Rogier, Bunsoth Mao, Christopher J. Gregory, Baltazar Candrinho, James Colborn, John W. Barnwell

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Malaria epidemiology in Suriname from 2000 to 2016: trends, opportunities and challenges for elimination

Hélène Hiwat, Beatriz Martínez-López, Hedley Cairo, Loretta Hardjopawiro, Agatha Boerleider, Elisabeth Carmen Duarte, Zaida E. Yadon

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Correlation of malaria parasitaemia with peripheral blood monocyte to lymphocyte ratio as indicator of susceptibility to severe malaria in Ghanaian children

Samuel Antwi-Baffour, Ransford Kyeremeh, Dorcas Buabeng, Jonathan Kofi Adjei, Claudia Aryeh, George Kpentey, Mahmood Abdulai Seidu

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Spatial–temporal distribution of Anopheles larval habitats in Uganda using GIS/remote sensing technologies

Ryan Tokarz, Robert J. Novak

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

LLIN Evaluation in Uganda Project (LLINEUP): factors associated with ownership and use of long-lasting insecticidal nets in Uganda: a cross-sectional survey of 48 districts

Samuel Gonahasa, Catherine Maiteki-Sebuguzi, Sheila Rugnao, Grant Dorsey, Jimmy Opigo, Adoke Yeka, Agaba Katureebe, Mary Kyohere, Amy Lynd, Janet Hemingway, Martin Donnelly, Moses R. Kamya, Sarah G. Staedke

01.12.2018 | Case study | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

ResistanceSim: development and acceptability study of a serious game to improve understanding of insecticide resistance management in vector control programmes

Edward K. Thomsen, Charlotte Hemingway, Andy South, Kirsten A. Duda, Claire Dormann, Robert Farmer, Michael Coleman, Marlize Coleman

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Age and gender trends in insecticide-treated net use in sub-Saharan Africa: a multi-country analysis

Bolanle Olapeju, Ifta Choiriyyah, Matthew Lynch, Angela Acosta, Sean Blaufuss, Eric Filemyr, Hunter Harig, April Monroe, Richmond Ato Selby, Albert Kilian, Hannah Koenker

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Impact evaluation of malaria control interventions on morbidity and all-cause child mortality in Mali, 2000–2012

Kassoum Kayentao, Lia S. Florey, Jules Mihigo, Abdoul Doumbia, Aliou Diallo, Diakalia Koné, Ogobara Doumbo, Erin Eckert

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Fear and rumours regarding placental biopsies in a malaria-in-pregnancy trial in Benin

Adélaïde Compaoré, Susan Dierickx, Fatou Jaiteh, Alain Nahum, Towanou Francis Emmanuel Bohissou, Halidou Tinto, Susana Scott, Umberto D’Alessandro, Henk Schallig, Koen Peeters Grietens

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Levels of human proteins in plasma associated with acute paediatric malaria

Philippa Reuterswärd, Sofia Bergström, Judy Orikiiriza, Elisabeth Lindquist, Sven Bergström, Helene Andersson Svahn, Burcu Ayoglu, Mathias Uhlén, Mats Wahlgren, Johan Normark, Ulf Ribacke, Peter Nilsson

01.12.2018 | Methodology | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Real time PCR detection of common CYP2D6 genetic variants and its application in a Karen population study

Kanokpich Puaprasert, Cindy Chu, Naowarat Saralamba, Nicholas P. J. Day, Francois Nosten, Nicholas J. White, Arjen M. Dondorp, Mallika Imwong

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Bayesian spatiotemporal analysis of malaria infection along an international border: Hlaingbwe Township in Myanmar and Tha-Song-Yang District in Thailand

Aung Minn Thway, Chawarat Rotejanaprasert, Jetsumon Sattabongkot, Siam Lawawirojwong, Aung Thi, Tin Maung Hlaing, Thiha Myint Soe, Jaranit Kaewkungwal

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Severe Plasmodium vivax malaria, HIV, tuberculosis co-infection in a Sri Lankan traveller: case management and challenges during the prevention of malaria reintroduction phase

Dewanee Ranaweera, R. M. J. Kanchana Rajapaksha, Priyanganie Silva, Raja Hettiarachchi, W. M. Kumudu T. de A. W. Gunasekera, Hemantha Herath, Deepika Fernando

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Inter-sectoral approaches for the prevention and control of malaria among the mobile and migrant populations: a scoping review

Cho Naing, Maxine A. Whittaker, Marcel Tanner

01.12.2018 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Correction to: Mapping a Plasmodium transmission spatial suitability index in Solomon Islands: a malaria monitoring and control tool

Isabelle Jeanne, Lynda E. Chambers, Adna Kazazic, Tanya L. Russell, Albino Bobogare, Hugo Bugoro, Francis Otto, George Fafale, Amanda Amjadali

01.12.2018 | Case study | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Cross-sectional study on the adherence to malaria guidelines in lakeshore facilities of Buyende and Kaliro districts, Uganda

Henry Kaula, Sylvia Kiconco, Luigi Nuñez

01.12.2018 | Commentary | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Roll Back Malaria: an historical footnote

Sir Richard Feachem

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Lack of significant recovery of chloroquine sensitivity in Plasmodium falciparum parasites following discontinuance of chloroquine use in Papua New Guinea

Makoto Sekihara, Shin-Ichiro Tachibana, Masato Yamauchi, Shoki Yatsushiro, Steven Tiwara, Naoyuki Fukuda, Mie Ikeda, Toshiyuki Mori, Makoto Hirai, Francis Hombhanje, Toshihiro Mita

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Brain swelling is independent of peripheral plasma cytokine levels in Malawian children with cerebral malaria

Visopo Harawa, Madi Njie, Anne Kessler, Augustine Choko, Benjamin Kumwenda, Sam Kampondeni, Michael Potchen, Kami Kim, Anthony Jaworowski, Terrie Taylor, Wilson Mandala, Karl Seydel, Stephen Rogerson

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Aspidosperma pyrifolium, a medicinal plant from the Brazilian caatinga, displays a high antiplasmodial activity and low cytotoxicity

Isabela P. Ceravolo, Carlos L. Zani, Flávio J. B. Figueiredo, Markus Kohlhoff, Antônio E. G. Santana, Antoniana U. Krettli

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Controlled release spatial repellent devices (CRDs) as novel tools against malaria transmission: a semi-field study in Macha, Zambia

Jennifer C. Stevenson, Limonty Simubali, Twig Mudenda, Esther Cardol, Ulrich R. Bernier, Agustin Abad Vazquez, Philip E. Thuma, Douglas E. Norris, Melynda Perry, Daniel L. Kline, Lee W. Cohnstaedt, Pablo Gurman, Sebastian D’hers, Noel M. Elman

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Outreach training and supportive supervision for malaria case management in Zambia: the effects of focused capacity building on indicators of diagnostic and clinical performance

Matt Worges, Nicole Whitehurst, Emanuel Yamo, Hawela Moonga, Joshua Yukich, Luis Benavente

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Molecular identification of Plasmodium species responsible for malaria reveals Plasmodium vivax isolates in Duffy negative individuals from southwestern Nigeria

Mary Aigbiremo Oboh, Aida Sadikh Badiane, Godwin Ntadom, Yaye Die Ndiaye, Khadim Diongue, Mamadou Alpha Diallo, Daouda Ndiaye

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Challenges for the diagnosis and treatment of malaria in low transmission settings in San Lorenzo, Esmeraldas, Ecuador

Mayte Mosquera-Romero, Lina Zuluaga-Idárraga, Alberto Tobón-Castaño

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A multiplex assay for the sensitive detection and quantification of male and female Plasmodium falciparum gametocytes

Lisette Meerstein-Kessel, Chiara Andolina, Elvira Carrio, Almahamoudou Mahamar, Patrick Sawa, Halimatou Diawara, Marga van de Vegte-Bolmer, Will Stone, Katharine A. Collins, Petra Schneider, Alassane Dicko, Chris Drakeley, Ingrid Felger, Till Voss, Kjerstin Lanke, Teun Bousema

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Within-population genetic diversity and population structure of Plasmodium knowlesi merozoite surface protein 1 gene from geographically distinct regions of Malaysia and Thailand

Md Atique Ahmed, Ki-Back Chu, Indra Vythilingam, Fu-Shi Quan

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Area of exposure and treatment challenges of malaria in Eritrean migrants: a GeoSentinel analysis

Patricia Schlagenhauf, Martin P. Grobusch, Davidson H. Hamer, Hilmir Asgeirsson, Mogens Jensenius, Gilles Eperon, Camilla Rothe, Egon Isenring, Jan Fehr, Eli Schwartz, Emmanuel Bottieau, Elizabeth D. Barnett, Anne McCarthy, Paul Kelly, Carsten Schade Larsen, Perry van Genderen, William Stauffer, Michael Libman, Philippe Gautret

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A new approach to gathering pharmaceutical market data to support policy implementation and access to medicines: as demonstrated by malaria medicines in Zambia

Renia Coghlan, Peter Stephens, Bernice Mwale, Makomani Siyanga

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Dry season occurrence of Anopheles mosquitoes and implications in Jabi Tehnan District, West Gojjam Zone, Ethiopia

Abebe Animut, Yohannes Negash

01.12.2018 | Opinion | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Comparing the un-comparable: Olyset Plus and Olyset, different malaria impact

Ole Skovmand

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Diversity analysis of MSP1 identifies conserved epitope organization in block 2 amidst high sequence variability in Indian Plasmodium falciparum isolates

Sharmistha Ghoshal, Pragya Gajendra, Sumana Datta Kanjilal, Mitashree Mitra, Sanghamitra Sengupta

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Spontaneous splenic rupture in Plasmodium knowlesi malaria

Chee Yik Chang, Wei Chieng Pui, Khamisah Abdul Kadir, Balbir Singh

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Malaria case investigation with reactive focal testing and treatment: operational feasibility and lessons learned from low and moderate transmission areas in Amhara Region, Ethiopia

Pooja Bansil, Asnakew K. Yeshiwondim, Caterina Guinovart, Belendia Serda, Callie Scott, Berhane H. Tesfay, Adem Agmas, Belay Bezabih, Melkamu T. Zeleke, Girma S. Guesses, Asmamaw L. Ayenew, Worku M. Workie, Duncan Earle, Rick W. Steketee, Asefaw Getachew

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Accuracy of One Step malaria rapid diagnostic test (RDT) in detecting Plasmodium falciparum placental malaria infection in women living in Yaoundé, Cameroon

Rosette Megnekou, Jean Claude Djontu, Benderli C. Nana, Jude D. Bigoga, Maurice Fotso, Balotin Fogang, Rose F. G. Leke

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Treatments used for malaria in young Ethiopian children: a retrospective study

Abyot Endale Gurmu, Teresa Kisi, Habteweld Shibru, Bertrand Graz, Merlin Willcox

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Nationwide school malaria parasitaemia survey in public primary schools, the United Republic of Tanzania

Frank Chacky, Manuela Runge, Susan F. Rumisha, Pendael Machafuko, Prosper Chaki, Julius J. Massaga, Ally Mohamed, Emilie Pothin, Fabrizio Molteni, Robert W. Snow, Christian Lengeler, Renata Mandike

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Using mixed effects logistic regression models for complex survey data on malaria rapid diagnostic test results

Chigozie Louisa J. Ugwu, Temesgen T. Zewotir

01.12.2018 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Reshaping the vector control strategy for malaria elimination in Ethiopia in the context of current evidence and new tools: opportunities and challenges

Taye Gari, Bernt Lindtjørn

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Exploring the gap between coverage, access, and utilization of long-lasting insecticide-treated nets (LLINs) among the households of malaria endemic districts in Bangladesh

Fouzia Khanam, Md Belal Hossain, Tridib Roy Chowdhury, Md Sajedur Rahman, Moktadir Kabir, Shamsun Naher, Md Akramul Islam, Mahfuzar Rahman

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Interplay between Plasmodium falciparum haemozoin and l-arginine: implication for nitric oxide production

Yolanda Corbett, Sarah D’Alessandro, Silvia Parapini, Diletta Scaccabarozzi, Parisa Kalantari, Stefania Zava, Flavio Giavarini, Donatella Caruso, Irma Colombo, Timothy J. Egan, Nicoletta Basilico

01.12.2018 | Methodology | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Cryogenically preserved RBCs support gametocytogenesis of Plasmodium falciparum in vitro and gametogenesis in mosquitoes

Ashutosh K. Pathak, Justine C. Shiau, Matthew B. Thomas, Courtney C. Murdock

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Genetic diversity and allele frequencies of Plasmodium falciparum msp1 and msp2 in parasite isolates from Bioko Island, Equatorial Guinea

Jiang-Tao Chen, Jian Li, Guang-Cai Zha, Guang Huang, Zhi-Xiu Huang, Dong-De Xie, Xia Zhou, Huan-Tong Mo, Juan Urbano Monsuy Eyi, Rocio Apicante Matesa, Maximo Miko Ondo Obono, Shan Li, Xiang-Zhi Liu, Min Lin

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

‘To be honest, women do everything’: understanding roles of men and women in net care and repair in Southern Tanzania

Angel Dillip, Zawadi Mageni Mboma, George Greer, Lena M. Lorenz

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Spatial distribution and determinants of asymptomatic malaria risk among children under 5 years in 24 districts in Burkina Faso

Mady Ouédraogo, Sékou Samadoulougou, Toussaint Rouamba, Hervé Hien, John E. M. Sawadogo, Halidou Tinto, Victor A. Alegana, Niko Speybroeck, Fati Kirakoya-Samadoulougou

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Evaluating the quality of routinely reported data on malaria commodity stocks in Guinea, 2014–2016

Yu Sun, Timothée Guilavogui, Alioune Camara, Mohamed Dioubaté, Babacar Deen Toure, Claude Bahati, Marie Paule Fargier, Jessica Butts, Patrick Condo, Abdoulaye Sarr, Mateusz M. Plucinski

01.12.2018 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A discovery and development roadmap for new endectocidal transmission-blocking agents in malaria

Jeremy Burrows, Hannah Slater, Fiona Macintyre, Sarah Rees, Anna Thomas, Fredros Okumu, Rob Hooft van Huijsduijnen, Stephan Duparc, Timothy N. C. Wells

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Plasmodium falciparum artemisinin resistance monitoring in Sabah, Malaysia: in vivo therapeutic efficacy and kelch13 molecular marker surveillance

Matthew J. Grigg, Timothy William, Kim A. Piera, Giri S. Rajahram, Jenarun Jelip, Ammar Aziz, Jayaram Menon, Jutta Marfurt, Ric N. Price, Sarah Auburn, Bridget E. Barber, Tsin W. Yeo, Nicholas M. Anstey

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Malaria causes long-term effects on markers of iron status in children: a critical assessment of existing clinical and epidemiological tools

Filip C. Castberg, Edem W. Sarbah, Kwadwo A. Koram, Nicholas Opoku, Michael F. Ofori, Bjarne Styrishave, Lars Hviid, Jørgen A. L. Kurtzhals

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The Plasmodium falciparum cytoplasmic translation apparatus: a promising therapeutic target not yet exploited by clinically approved anti-malarials

Christine Moore Sheridan, Valentina E. Garcia, Vida Ahyong, Joseph L. DeRisi

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Identification of a PH domain-containing protein which is localized to crystalloid bodies of Plasmodium ookinetes

Rachaneeporn Jenwithisuk, Niwat Kangwanrangsan, Mayumi Tachibana, Amporn Thongkukiatkul, Hitoshi Otsuki, Jetsumon Sattabongkot, Takafumi Tsuboi, Motomi Torii, Tomoko Ishino

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Mitochondrial gene sequence variants in children with severe malaria anaemia with or without lactic acidosis: a case control study

Casey Fowler, Christine Cserti-Gazdewich, Aggrey Dhabangi, Charles Musoke, Himanshu Sharma, Sami S. Amr, Walter Dzik

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Diagnostic capacity, and predictive values of rapid diagnostic tests for accurate diagnosis of Plasmodium falciparum in febrile children in Asante-Akim, Ghana

Isabella A. Quakyi, George O. Adjei, David J. Sullivan Jr., Amos Laar, Judith K. Stephens, Richmond Owusu, Peter Winch, Kwame S. Sakyi, Nathaniel Coleman, Francis D. Krampa, Edward Essuman, Vivian N. A. Aubyn, Isaac A. Boateng, Bernard B. Borteih, Linda Vanotoo, Juliet Tuakli, Ebenezer Addison, Constance Bart-Plange, Felix Sorvor, Andrew A. Adjei

01.12.2018 | Opinion | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Has doxycycline, in combination with anti-malarial drugs, a role to play in intermittent preventive treatment of Plasmodium falciparum malaria infection in pregnant women in Africa?

Tiphaine Gaillard, Manon Boxberger, Marylin Madamet, Bruno Pradines

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Challenging diagnosis of congenital malaria in non-endemic areas

Lorenza Romani, Stefania Pane, Carlo Severini, Michela Menegon, Gianluca Foglietta, Stefania Bernardi, Hyppolite K. Tchidjou, Andrea Onetti Muda, Paolo Palma, Lorenza Putignani

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Prevalence of molecular markers of sulfadoxine–pyrimethamine and artemisinin resistance in Plasmodium falciparum from Pakistan

Adnan Yaqoob, Aamer Ali Khattak, Muhammad Faisal Nadeem, Huma Fatima, Gillian Mbambo, Amed Ouattara, Matthew Adams, Nadia Zeeshan, Shannon Takala-Harrison

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Characterization of Plasmodium falciparum structure in Nigeria with malaria SNPs barcode

Bolajoko E. Bankole, Adeyemi T. Kayode, Iguosadolo O. Nosamiefan, Philomena Eromon, Mary L. Baniecki, Rachel F. Daniels, Elizabeth J. Hamilton, Katelyn Durfee, Bronwyn MacInnis, Henrietta Okafor, Akintunde Sowunmi, Sarah K. Volkman, Pardis Sabeti, Dyann Wirth, Christian T. Happi, Onikepe A. Folarin

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Host genetic polymorphisms and serological response against malaria in a selected population in Sri Lanka

Rajika L. Dewasurendra, Anna Jeffreys, Sharmini A. Gunawardena, Naduviladath V. Chandrasekharan, Kirk Rockett, Dominic Kwiatkowski, Nadira D. Karunaweera

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Community facilitators and barriers to a successful implementation of mass drug administration and indoor residual spraying for malaria prevention in Uganda: a qualitative study

Humphrey Wanzira, Susan Naiga, Ronald Mulebeke, Fred Bukenya, Mariam Nabukenya, Osborn Omoding, Dorothy Echodu, Adoke Yeka

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Origins and spread of novel genetic variants of sulfadoxine–pyrimethamine resistance in Plasmodium falciparum isolates in Indonesia

Sukmawati Basuki, Fitriah, Petronella M. Risamasu, Kasmijati, Pancawati Ariami, Sugeng Riyanto, Ari Hidayat, Dewi Susilowati, Iskandar, Budi Armika, Budiono, Yoes P. Dachlan, Hiroji Kanbara, Haruki Uemura

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01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Genetic association between the Pfk13 gene mutation and artemisinin resistance phenotype in Plasmodium falciparum isolates from Yunnan Province, China

Ying Dong, Jian Wang, Aiming Sun, Yan Deng, Mengni Chen, Yanchun Xu, Jingpo Xue

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Using the human blood index to investigate host biting plasticity: a systematic review and meta-regression of the three major African malaria vectors

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Subpatent malaria in a low transmission African setting: a cross-sectional study using rapid diagnostic testing (RDT) and loop-mediated isothermal amplification (LAMP) from Zambezi region, Namibia

Patrick McCreesh, Davis Mumbengegwi, Kathryn Roberts, Munyaradzi Tambo, Jennifer Smith, Brooke Whittemore, Gerard Kelly, Caitlin Moe, Max Murphy, Mukosha Chisenga, Bryan Greenhouse, Henry Ntuku, Immo Kleinschmidt, Hugh Sturrock, Petrina Uusiku, Roland Gosling, Adam Bennett, Michelle S. Hsiang

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The effect of mobile phone text message reminders on health workers’ adherence to case management guidelines for malaria and other diseases in Malawi: lessons from qualitative data from a cluster-randomized trial

Blessings N. Kaunda-Khangamwa, Laura C. Steinhardt, Alexander K. Rowe, Austin Gumbo, Dubulao Moyo, Humphreys Nsona, Peter Troell, Dejan Zurovac, Don Mathanga

01.12.2018 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

In vitro antiplasmodial activity, pharmacokinetic profiles and interference in isoprenoid pathway of 2-aniline-3-hydroxy-1.4-naphthoquinone derivatives

Valeska S. de Sena Pereira, Flávio da Silva Emery, Lis Lobo, Fátima Nogueira, Jonas I. N. Oliveira, Umberto L. Fulco, Eudenilson L. Albuquerque, Alejandro M. Katzin, Valter F. de Andrade-Neto

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Heterogeneous distribution of k13 mutations in Plasmodium falciparum in Laos

Moritoshi Iwagami, Masami Nakatsu, Phonepadith Khattignavong, Pheovaly Soundala, Sengdeuane Keomalaphet, Lavy Lorpachan, Phonepadith Xangsayalath, Emilie Matsumoto-Takahashi, Virginie Pommelet, Bouasy Hongvanthong, Paul T. Brey, Shigeyuki Kano

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Small-scale field evaluation of the efficacy and residual effect of Fludora® Fusion (mixture of clothianidin and deltamethrin) against susceptible and resistant Anopheles gambiae populations from Benin, West Africa

Fiacre R. Agossa, Gil G. Padonou, Arsene Jacques Y. H. Fassinou, Esdras M. Odjo, Osei K. Akuoko, Albert Salako, Zinsou C. Koukpo, Udoka C. Nwangwu, Bruno Akinro, Michel Sezonlin, Martin C. Akogbeto

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