High Rates of Asymptomatic, Sub-microscopic Plasmodium vivax Infection and Disappearing Plasmodium falciparum Malaria in an Area of Low Transmission in Solomon Islands
Andreea Waltmann, Andrew W Darcy, Ivor Harris, Cristian Koepfli, John Lodo, Ventis Vahi, David Piziki, G Dennis Shanks, Alyssa E Barry, Maxine Whittaker, James W Kazura, Ivo Mueller
PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases | PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE | Published : 2015
Awarded by National health and Medical Research Council of Australia (NHMRC)
Awarded by Southwest Pacific International Centre of Excellence in Malaria Research (NIH)
This work was supported by the TransEPI consortium funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates, the National health and Medical Research Council of Australia (NHMRC, #1021544) and the Southwest Pacific International Centre of Excellence in Malaria Research (NIH grant U19AI089686 "Research to control and eliminate malaria in the Southwest Pacific"). This work was made possible through Victorian State Government Operational Infrastructure Support and Australian Government NHMRC IRIISS. IM is supported by an NHMRC Senior Research Fellowship (#1043345) and AW is supported by an NHMRC Postgraduate Scholarship (#APP1056511). The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.