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Mapping the global extent of malaria in 2005.

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Guidelines for travellers on malaria chemoprophylaxis, the altitude limits of dominant vector species, climate suitability for malaria transmission and human population density thresholds have been used to map the crude spatial limits of Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax transmission on a global scale. These maps suggest that 2.510 and 2.596 billion people were at possible risk of transmission of P. falciparum and P. vivax, respectively, in 2005. Globally, 75 per cent of humans who a...

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10.1016/j.pt.2006.06.006

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Zoology
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Author
Journal:
Trends in parasitology
Volume:
22
Issue:
8
Pages:
353-358
Publication date:
2006-08-01
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EISSN:
1471-5007
ISSN:
1471-4922
Source identifiers:
33514
Language:
English
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2012-12-19

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