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Artesunate-dapsone-proguanil treatment of falciparum malaria: genotypic determinants of therapeutic response.

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The combination of chlorproguanil and dapsone is being considered as an alternative antimalarial to sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine in Africa, because of its greater efficacy against resistant parasites, and its shorter half-lives, which exert less selective pressure for the emergence of resistance. A triple artesunate-chlorproguanil-dapsone combination is under development. In a previous study of relatively low-dose chlorproguanil-dapsone in multidrug-resistant falciparum malaria in Thailand failu...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Thailand/Laos MOP
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Journal:
Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
Volume:
99
Issue:
2
Pages:
142-149
Publication date:
2005-02-05
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EISSN:
1878-3503
ISSN:
0035-9203
URN:
uuid:d6868012-b397-484f-b2b9-56ea3598612b
Source identifiers:
39361
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pubs:39361

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