Journal article

Impact of human immunodeficiency virus infection in pregnant women on variant-specific immunity to malaria

Edson G Dembo, Victor Mwapasa, Jacqui Montgomery, Alister G Craig, Kimberly A Porter, Steven R Meshnick, Malcolm E Molyneux, Stephen J Rogerson

Clinical and Vaccine Immunology | AMER SOC MICROBIOLOGY | Published : 2008


Awarded by Wellcome Trust

Awarded by NIAID

Funding Acknowledgements

We thank Mavuto Mukaka for assistance with statistical analysis and acknowledge the fantastic efforts of Deborah Kamwendo, the study nurses, and the laboratory staff who recruited patients to the study. Labes Njiragoma, Annie Munthali, and Veronica Uzalili assisted with the collection of placental isolates; and Terrie Taylor coordinated collection of children's isolates.S.J.R., J.M., and M.E.M. were funded by the Wellcome Trust (senior fellowship 063215 to S.J.R., project grant 071376 to J.M., and programme grant 074124 to M.E.M.). This work was also supported by the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (project grant to S. J.R.) and by the NIAID (grant AI 49084 to S.R.M.).