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Open Access | The impact of the expansion of urban vegetable farming on malaria transmission in major cities of Benin

December 14, 2010 - 08:28 -- Patrick Sampao
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Yadouleton A, Raphael N, Hyacinthe A, Asidi A, Michel B, Razack O, Gil P, Gazard K, Martin A
Reference: 
Parasites & Vectors 2010, 3:118 (12 December 2010)

These findings showed that communities living close to vegetable farms are permanently exposed to malaria throughout the year, whereas the risk in those living far from such agricultural practices is limited and only critical during the rainy seasons.

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