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Parasite clearance rates in Upper Myanmar indicate a distinctive artemisinin resistance phenotype: a therapeutic efficacy study.

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Background

Artemisinin resistance in Plasmodium falciparumextends across Southeast Asia where it is associated with worsening partner drug resistance and a decline in the efficacy of frontline artemisinin-based combination therapy. Dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine (DP) is an essential component of preventive and curative treatment in the region, but its therapeutic efficacy has fallen in Cambodia.

Methods

A prospective clinical and parasitological evaluation of DP wa...

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Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s12936-016-1240-7

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University of Oxford
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MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
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NDM
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Tropical Medicine
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
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Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
Malaria Journal Journal website
Volume:
15
Issue:
1
Pages:
185
Publication date:
2016-03-01
Acceptance date:
2016-03-16
DOI:
EISSN:
1475-2875
ISSN:
1475-2875
Source identifiers:
627574
Language:
English
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Deposit date:
2016-06-23

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