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Research Article

Spatial and Genetic Epidemiology of Hookworm in a Rural Community in Uganda

  • Rachel L. Pullan mail,

    rachel.pullan@lshtm.ac.uk

    Affiliation: Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

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  • Narcis B. Kabatereine,

    Affiliation: Vector Control Division, Ministry of Health, Kampala, Uganda

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  • Rupert J. Quinnell,

    Affiliation: Institute of Integrative and Comparative Biology, University of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom

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  • Simon Brooker

    Affiliations: Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom, Malaria Public Health and Epidemiology Group, Kenya Medical Research Institute-Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Nairobi, Kenya

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  • Published: June 15, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0000713

About the Authors

Rachel L. Pullan, Simon Brooker
Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
Narcis B. Kabatereine
Vector Control Division, Ministry of Health, Kampala, Uganda
Rupert J. Quinnell
Institute of Integrative and Comparative Biology, University of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom
Simon Brooker
Malaria Public Health and Epidemiology Group, Kenya Medical Research Institute-Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Nairobi, Kenya

Corresponding Author

Email: rachel.pullan@lshtm.ac.uk

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: RLP RJQ SB. Performed the experiments: RLP. Analyzed the data: RLP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: NBK SB. Wrote the paper: RLP RJQ SB. Provided guidance and technical expertise: NBK.