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Opinion: Malaria control for rural areas in Uganda: localizing the interventions

June 28, 2011 - 14:40 -- Bart G.J. Knols
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Author(s): 
George Muganga
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MWJ 2011, 2, 2

The history of malaria control in Uganda, the difficulties experienced in past and current control efforts, and the challenges lying ahead are being reviewed in this article. A case is made for the advantages that localised responsiblity and interventions may bring, particularly for rural communities.

 


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Opinion: Paul de Kruif, American science writer on malaria: a case study

January 27, 2011 - 21:10 -- Bart G.J. Knols
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Author(s): 
Jan Peter Verhave
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MWJ 2011, 2, 1


This article focuses on the life of American science writer and microbiologist Paul de Kruif, and his dealing with various malaria topics. A case is made for the role of science journalists in driving the application of newly generated knowledge in the real world of malaria control.

 

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Research: Preliminary formulation of a fixed-dose paediatric combination of artesunate and amodiaquine hydrochloride

October 28, 2010 - 19:32 -- Bart G.J. Knols
Author(s): 
Chinyere O. Okwelogu, Marcel De Matas, David Ifudu, Boladale Silva, Peter York
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MWJ 2010, 1, 3

This article focuses on the development of stable prototype formulations that combine artesunate and amodiaquine hydrochloride. 

 

 

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Research: Prolonged colonisation, irradiation, and transportation do not impede mating vigour and competitiveness of male Anopheles arabiensis mosquitoes under semi-field conditions in Northern Sudan

October 14, 2010 - 09:54 -- Bart G.J. Knols
Author(s): 
Mo'awia M. Hassan, Waleed M. El-Motasim, Rania T. Ahmed, Badria B. El-Sayed
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MWJ 2010, 1, 2

This article reports on practical issues regarding transportation of sterile male Anopheles arabiensis pupae or adults and their competitiveness against wild males in a semi-field environment in Sudan. 

 

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