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Brief report: Insecticide-Treated Nets Can Reduce Malaria Transmission by Mosquitoes Which Feed Outdoors

March 16, 2010 - 13:53 -- Ingeborg van Schayk
Author(s): 
Nicodem J. Govella, Fredros O. Okumu, AND Gerry F. Killeen
Reference: 
Am J Trop Med Hyg 2010;82 415-419

We adapt an established mathematical model of mosquito behavior and malaria transmission to illustrate how ITNs can achieve communal suppression of malaria transmission exposure, even where mosquito evade them and personal protection is modest.

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