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Opinion: How artemisinin-containing combination therapies slow the spread of antimalarial drug resistance

February 2, 2011 - 13:23 -- Patrick Sampao
Author(s): 
Ian Hastings
Reference: 
Trends in Parasitology, Volume 27, Issue 2, February 2011, Pages 67-72

Recent reports suggest that early stages of resistance to artemisinins and/or its partner drugs could be occurring, thus it is timely to briefly review exactly how ACTs slow the origin and spread of resistance and to interpret the threat of resistance within this context.

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