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Quantitative analyses and modelling to support achievement of the 2020 goals for nine neglected tropical diseases

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Quantitative analysis and mathematical models are useful tools in informing strategies to control or eliminate disease. Currently, there is an urgent need to develop these tools to inform policy to achieve the 2020 goals for neglected tropical diseases (NTDs). In this paper we give an overview of a collection of novel model-based analyses which aim to address key questions on the dynamics of transmission and control of nine NTDs: Chagas disease, visceral leishmaniasis, human African trypanoso...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s13071-015-1235-1

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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
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Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation More from this funder
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Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
Parasites and Vectors Journal website
Volume:
8
Issue:
1
Pages:
ARTN 630
Publication date:
2015-12-09
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EISSN:
1756-3305
Pmid:
26652272
Source identifiers:
739157

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