Focus on Malaria Hotspots to Cut Its Transmission

by Savitha C Muppala on  February 2, 2012 at 9:42 AM Research News
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It is imperative to focus on malaria hotspots to reduce its transmission.
 Focus on Malaria Hotspots to Cut Its Transmission
Focus on Malaria Hotspots to Cut Its Transmission

The authors state: "Malaria hotspots appear to maintain malaria transmission in low transmission seasons and are the driving force for transmission in the high transmission season. Targeting the hotspots would mean the most infected and most diseased households would be prioritized with the added benefits of reducing transmission to the whole community."



Source: Eurekalert

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