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Open Access | High-throughput 454 resequencing for allele discovery and recombination mapping in Plasmodium falciparum

February 18, 2011 - 11:52 -- Patrick Sampao
Author(s): 
Samarakoon U, Regier A, Tan A, Desany BA, Collins B, Tan JC, Emrich SJ, Ferdig MT
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BMC Genomics 2011, 12:116 (17 February 2011)

We present a scheme to survey recombination in the haploid stage genomes of two sibling parasite clones, using whole genome pyrosequencing that includes a sliding window approach to predict recombination breakpoints.

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Open Access | Review: Predicting and mapping malaria under climate change scenarios: the potential redistribution of malaria vectors in Africa

April 27, 2010 - 14:44 -- Kabogo Ndegwa
Author(s): 
Tonnang HE, Kangalawe RY, Yanda PZ
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Malaria Journal 2010, 9:111 (23 April 2010)

Malaria is rampant in Africa and causes untold mortality and morbidity. Vector-borne diseases are climate sensitive and this has raised considerable concern over the implications of climate change on future disease risk.

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