Plasmodium falciparum resistance to anti-malarial drugs in Papua New Guinea: evaluation of a community-based approach for the molecular monitoring of resistance
Jutta Marfurt, Thomas A Smith, Ian M Hastings, Ivo Mueller, Albert Sie, Olive Oa, Moses Baisor, John C Reeder, Hans-Peter Beck, Blaise Genton
Malaria Journal | BMC | Published : 2010
Awarded by Swiss National Science Foundation
We thank all the study participants and their parents or legal guardians. We also thank the field and laboratory staff at the Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research branches in Goroka, Maprik and Madang, for their assistance with patient recruitment and microscopical analysis. Jean-Yves Coppee and Odile Sismeiro of the Plate-forme puces a ADN, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France provided technical support for DNA microarray analysis. Financial Support: This study was supported by the Swiss National Science Foundation (Grant no: 3100-AO-103968).