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Artemisinin-resistant malaria: research challenges, opportunities, and public health implications.

Abstract:

Artemisinin-based combination therapies are the most effective drugs to treat Plasmodium falciparum malaria. Reduced sensitivity to artemisinin monotherapy, coupled with the emergence of parasite resistance to all partner drugs, threaten to place millions of patients at risk of inadequate treatment of malaria. Recognizing the significance and immediacy of this possibility, the Fogarty International Center and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases of the U.S. National Insti...

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10.4269/ajtmh.2012.12-0025

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Fairhurst, RM More by this author
Nayyar, GM More by this author
Breman, JG More by this author
Hallett, R More by this author
Vennerstrom, JL More by this author
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Journal:
The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene
Volume:
87
Issue:
2
Pages:
231-241
Publication date:
2012-08-05
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EISSN:
1476-1645
ISSN:
0002-9637
URN:
uuid:30d491e2-6e08-4a25-acd3-5fd5b6b084c1
Source identifiers:
344152
Local pid:
pubs:344152

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