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Open Access | Pill characterization data streams for reducing exposure to inadequately identified anti-malarial medication in developing countries

July 26, 2010 - 13:53 -- Kabogo Ndegwa
Pennefather P, Ahmad A, Crandall I, Suhanic W
Malaria Journal 2010, 9:214 (22 July 2010)

A system of this type would allow users to answer several questions. Is this medicine what it is supposed to be? Can it be used to treat locally encountered malaria?

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Genetics and Evolution: Chronic malaria infections increase family inequalities and reduce parental fitness: experimental evidence from a wild bird population

January 28, 2010 - 12:35 -- Kabogo Ndegwa
S. Knowles, V. Palinauskas, B. Sheldon
Journal of Evolutionary Biology, Volume 23 Issue 3, Pages 557 – 569

Overall, these results demonstrate that chronic avian malaria infections, far from being benign, can have significant effects on host fitness and may thus constitute an important selection pressure in wild bird populations.

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