Plasmodium falciparum strains harboring dihydrofolate reductase with the I164L mutation are absent in Malawi and Zambia even under antifolate drug pressure

E Ochong, DJ Bell, DJ Johnson, Umberto D'Alessandro, M Mulenga, S Muangnoicharoen, Jean-Pierre Van Geertruyden, PA Winstanley, PG Bray, SA Ward, A Owen

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    Original languageEnglish
    JournalAntimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy
    Volume52
    Issue number11
    Pages (from-to)3883-3888
    Number of pages6
    ISSN0066-4804
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2008

    Keywords

    • B780-tropical-medicine
    • Protozoal diseases
    • Malaria
    • Plasmodium falciparum
    • Antimalarials
    • Pyrimethamine
    • Chlorproguanil
    • Drug resistance
    • Mutations
    • Dihydrofolate reductase
    • Prevalence
    • Reliability
    • Malawi
    • Zambia
    • Africa-Southern

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