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

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To limit the spread and impact of anti-malarial drug resistance and react accordingly, surveillance systems able to detect and track in real-time its emergence and spread need to be strengthened or in some places established. Currently, surveillance of anti-malarial drug resistance is done by any of three approaches: (1) in vivo studies to assess the efficacy of drugs in patients; (2) in vitro/ex vivo studies to evaluate parasite susceptibility to the drugs; and/or (3) molecular assays to det...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDM; Tropical Medicine
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Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Australian Government
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AUSCORE-02
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Department for International Development, UK Government
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DFID-03
Publisher:
BioMed Central
Journal:
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Volume:
17
Article number:
75
Publication date:
2018-02-08
Acceptance date:
2018-01-10
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EISSN:
1475-2875
ISSN:
1475-2875
Pmid:
29422048
Language:
English
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pubs:824878
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uuid:69f002b6-0fc9-4287-9078-a7d548fdd325
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pubs:824878
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824878
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2018-03-01

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