BITE - Bite Interruption Towards Elimination

There has been substantial progress in reducing malaria transmission in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS). However progress has stalled with reports of increase in the number of cases, multi-drug resistant malaria and pyrethroid-resistant mosquitoes. The risk of infection is greatest among mobile...

Ongoing
01.04.2020 - 31.12.2022
Research project
University of California, San Francisco (UCSF)
Health Interventions
Sarah Moore
Estimating the extent, patterns and consequences of heterogeneity in malaria dynamics

Background

The uneven distribution of malaria is apparent on a small scale, within a single study site or even cluster of houses. Transmission varies with mosquito densities related to breeding sites, but sources of heterogeneity in other environmental, behavioural and economic factors have also...

Ongoing
01.01.2014 - 31.12.2017
Research project, PhD project
Gottfried und Julia Bangerter Stiftung , Amt für Ausbildungsbeiträge, Kanton Basel Stadt , Novartis Foundation for medical-biological research , Rudolf Geigy Foundation / Rudolf Geigy-Stiftung (RGS)
Biostatistics
Amanda Ross