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Genome-wide and fine-resolution association analysis of malaria in West Africa

Muminatou Jallow, Yik Ying Teo, Kerrin S Small, Kirk A Rockett, Panos Deloukas, Taane G Clark, Katja Kivinen, Kalifa A Bojang, David J Conway, Margaret Pinder, Giorgio Sirugo, Fatou Sisay-Joof, Stanley Usen, Sarah Auburn, Suzannah J Bumpstead, Susana Campino, Alison Coffey, Andrew Dunham, Andrew E Fry, Angela Green Show all

Nature Genetics | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2009


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Funding Acknowledgements

We thank the Gambian children and their parents and guardians who made this study possible; and the doctors, nurses and fieldworkers at the Royal Victoria Hospital, Banjul and other health clinics who assisted with this work. MalariaGEN's primary funding is from the Wellcome Trust (grant number 077383/Z/05/Z) and from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, through the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health (grant number 566) as part of the Grand Challenges in Global Health initiative. The Wellcome Trust (Sanger Institute core funding) and the Medical Research Council (grant number G0600230) provide additional support for genotyping, bioinformatics and analysis. The MalariaGEN Resource Centre is part of the European Union Network of Excellence on the Biology and Pathology of Malaria Parasites.