Serological markers for monitoring changes in malaria transmission intensity in Western Kenya

Serological markers for monitoring changes in malaria transmission intensity in Western Kenya

Objectives

To investigate the utility of serological markers of Plasmodium falciparum exposure for estimating force of malaria infection and detecting temporal changes in malaria risk over an extended period in a highly endemic setting.

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Key facts

  • Dates
    Jul 2007 to Dec 2012
    Country
    • Kenya

MESA tags

  • Methodology
    Epidemiology, Operational research
    Theme(s)
    Measurement of transmission