China is on the verge of malaria elimination, but the residual transmission in border regions and the threats of importation from Africa and Southeast Asia are the key challenges to achieve and maintain malaria elimination.
Although the Plasmodium isolates from Yunnan Province and those from Myanmar were collected from different sites, they still belong to the same geographical population.
AsinOrco was characterized as a new member of the Orco ortholog subfamily.
Malaria elimination in China is a country-led and country-owned endeavour.
There is need to guarantee an ongoing good training of health workers in China on malaria aspects until the year 2020 and probably beyond.
Hubei Province has made significant achievements in controlling and eliminating malaria; however, the region now faces some challenges associated with the increasing number and distribution of imported malaria cases.
The Anopheles community was spread across different elevation levels.
Village doctors and who served in Type 3 counties were identified as the ones in urgent need of effective training.
This study found most CDC staff endorsed the statement that climate change had a negative impact on infectious disease transmission.
The public awareness of malaria needs to improve continuously. Health education campaigns should focus on basic malaria knowledge and cover target populations.