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Molecular markers of resistance to amodiaquine plus sulfadoxine–pyrimethamine in an area with seasonal malaria chemoprevention in south central Niger

February 28, 2018 - 14:51 -- Open Access
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Rebecca F. Grais, Ibrahim M. Laminou, Carol H. Sibley, et al.
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Malaria Journal 2018 17:98, 27 February 2018

Although parasites with genotypes associated with the highest levels of resistance to AQ + SP are not yet common in this setting, their importance for deployment of SMC and IPTp dictates that monitoring of these markers of resistance should accompany these interventions.

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Using WeChat official accounts to improve malaria health literacy among Chinese expatriates in Niger: an intervention study

November 30, 2016 - 16:10 -- Open Access
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Wei Li, Le Qiang Han, Yan Jun Guo and Jing Sun
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Malaria Journal 2016 15:567, 24 November 2016

The present health education intervention, via a WeChat official account, for the prevention and treatment of malaria among non-immune travellers and expatriate workers proved to be an effective, sustainable, feasible, and well accepted strategy for improving malaria health literacy among Chinese expatriates in Niger.

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Epidemiology of malaria in an area of seasonal transmission in Niger and implications for the design of a seasonal malaria chemoprevention strategy

November 6, 2013 - 08:10 -- Open Access
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Guillebaud J, Mahamadou A, Zamanka H, Katzelma M, Arzika I, Ibrahim ML, Eltahir EA, Labbo R, Druilhe P, Duchemin J and Fandeur T
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Malaria Journal 2013, 12 :379 (30 October 2013)
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In Southern Niger, malaria transmission mostly occurs from July to October.

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Not Open Access | Both plants Sebastiania chamaelea from Niger and Chrozophora senegalensis from Senegal used in African traditional medicine in malaria treatment share a same active principle

September 25, 2013 - 07:04 -- NOT Open Access
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M.-C. Garcia-Alvarez, I. Moussa, F. Benoit-Vical, et al.
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Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 149, Issue 3, 7 October 2013, Pages 676-684
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These in vitro and in vivo results support the traditional use in Africa of crude extracts of both S. chamaelea and C. senegalensis as an antimalarial treatment and prove the significant antiplasmodial property of EA.

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NOT Open Access | Ex Vivo Responses of Plasmodium falciparum Clinical Isolates to Conventional and New Antimalarial Drugs in Niger

June 15, 2013 - 12:37 -- NOT Open Access
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Mariama Issaka, Adamou Salissou, Ibrahim Arzika, Julia Guillebaud, Abani Maazou, Sabine Specht, Halima Zamanka, and Thierry Fandeur
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Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. July 2013 vol. 57 no. 7 3415-3419
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Little is known about resistance of Plasmodium falciparum to antimalarials in Sahelian countries.

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Not Open Access | The aetiology of non-malarial febrile illness in children in the malaria-endemic Niger Delta Region of Nigeria

February 26, 2013 - 05:18 -- NOT Open Access
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Kemebradikumo Pondei, Onyaye E. Kunle-Olowu, Oliemen Peterside
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Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease, Volume 3, Issue 1, February 2013, Pages 56-60
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 Twenty-four patients (12.6%) had at least one sample that was bacterial culture positive. Samples from 62 patients (32.6%) were negative for both malaria parasite and bacterial culture.

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NOT Open Access | Longitudinal follow-up of malaria transmission dynamics in two villages in a Sahelian area of Niger during a nationwide insecticide-treated bednet distribution programme

December 4, 2012 - 07:36 -- NOT Open Access
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R. Labbo, C. Czeher, A. Djibrila, I. Arzika, I. Jeane and J.-B. Duchemin
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Medical and Veterinary Entomology, Volume 26, Issue 4, pages 386–395, December 2012
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Malaria transmission was monitored in two villages in the Sahel zone of Niger over 4 years.

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Open Access | A refined estimate of the malaria burden in Niger

March 30, 2012 - 13:05 -- Patrick Sampao
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Halidou Doudou M, Mahamadou A, Fandeur T, et al.
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Malaria Journal 2012, 11:89 (27 March 2012)

MalariaWorldThese data highlight the absolute necessity of confirming all reported malaria cases by biological diagnosis methods, to increase the accuracy of the malaria indicators used in monitoring and evaluation processes and to improve patient care in the more remote areas of Niger.

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Short term effect of rainfall on suspected malaria episodes at Magaria, Niger: a time series study

October 21, 2011 - 14:10 -- Patrick Sampao
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Jean-François Jusot, Oumarou Alto
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Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Volume 105, Issue 11, November 2011, Pages 637-643

MalariaWorldThis study allowed to specify the excess risk of rainfall on the occurrence of suspected malaria episodes in an intermediate rainfall area located in the Sahelian region in Niger. It was a first step to a health impact assessment.

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On the use of satellite-based estimates of rainfall temporal distribution to simulate the potential for malaria transmission in rural Africa

March 9, 2011 - 08:37 -- Kabogo Ndegwa
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Teresa K. Yamana, Elfatih A. B. Eltahir
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Water Resources Research, Vol. 47, W02540, 12 PP., 2011

The results demonstrate that adjusted rainfall estimates from satellites can be used with a mechanistic model to accurately simulate the dynamics of mosquito populations.

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