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Developing a risk map of malaria transmission for East Africa

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Background: The distribution of malaria in sub-Saharan Africa is determined largely by climatic influences on the development and survival of P. falciparum and its Anopheline vectors. This inter-relationship has been exploited in developing a limited number of predictive maps of malaria's distribution but these climate maps have limitations. Climate alone does not fully describe the complex dynamics of transmission and, in particular, human influences such as urba...

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University of Oxford
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Life and Environmental Sciences Division

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Publication date:
2004
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
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603851522
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uuid:6a7d9cda-21bf-45c2-a687-3ee060afae87
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