Journal article

Accuracy of an HRP-2/panLDH rapid diagnostic test to detect peripheral and placental Plasmodium falciparum infection in Papua New Guinean women with anaemia or suspected malaria

Alexandra J Umbers, Holger W Unger, Anna Rosanas-Urgell, Regina A Wangnapi, Johanna H Kattenberg, Shadrach Jally, Selina Silim, Elvin Lufele, Stephan Karl, Maria Ome-Kaius, Leanne J Robinson, Stephen J Rogerson, Ivo Mueller

MALARIA JOURNAL | BMC | Published : 2015

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Awarded by Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation


Awarded by Pregvax Consortium, through a grant from the European Union's Seventh Framework Programme


Awarded by Pfizer Inc


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Funding Acknowledgements

The authors wish to thank all the women and their families who participated in the study, and the staff at PNG Institute of Medical Research, Modilon General Hospital, and other participating health centres. This research was supported by the Malaria in Pregnancy Consortium, which is funded through a grant (46099) from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine; the Pregvax Consortium, through a grant from the European Union's Seventh Framework Programme FP7-2007-HEALTH (PREGVAX 201588), and Pfizer Inc (investigator-initiated research grant WS394663). LJR and SK received a National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Early Career Fellowships (#1016443 and #1052960), and IM received an NHMRC Senior Research Fellowship (#1043345). The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.