Tanzania’s Zanzibar archipelago has made significant gains in malaria control over the last decade and is a target for malaria elimination. Despite consistent implementation of effective tools since 2002, elimination has not been achieved. Importation of parasites from outside of the archipelago is thought to be an important cause of malaria’s persistence, but this paradigm has not been studied using modern genetic tools.
Malaria Journal 2020 19:47, 28 January 2020
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The presence of P. vivax infection in Duffy-negative individuals was investigated in a cross-sectional study conducted in Anajas, Archipelago of Marajo, State of Para, which is an area of malaria transmission in the Brazilian Amazonia.