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Research Article

Factors Associated with the Prevalence of Circulating Antigens to Porcine Cysticercosis in Three Villages of Burkina Faso

  • Rasmané Ganaba mail,

    rganaba.muraz@fasonet.bf

    Affiliation: Agence de formation, de recherche et d'expertise et en Santé pour l'Afrique (AFRICSanté), Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso

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  • Nicolas Praet,

    Affiliation: Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium

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  • Hélène Carabin,

    Affiliation: Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, College of Public Health, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States of America

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  • Athanase Millogo,

    Affiliation: Centre Hospitaltier Universitaire Souro Sanou, Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso

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  • Zékiba Tarnagda,

    Affiliation: Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé, Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso

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  • Pierre Dorny,

    Affiliation: Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium

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  • Sennen Hounton,

    Affiliation: Sexual and Reproductive Health Branch, Technical Division, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), New York, New York, United States of America

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  • Adama Sow,

    Affiliation: Pan African Tsetse and Trypanosomiasis Eradication Campaign (PATTEC), Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso

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  • Pascal Nitiéma,

    Affiliation: Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, College of Public Health, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States of America

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  • Linda D. Cowan

    Affiliation: Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, College of Public Health, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States of America

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  • Published: January 04, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0000927

About the Authors

Rasmané Ganaba
Agence de formation, de recherche et d'expertise et en Santé pour l'Afrique (AFRICSanté), Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso
Nicolas Praet, Pierre Dorny
Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
Hélène Carabin, Pascal Nitiéma, Linda D. Cowan
Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, College of Public Health, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States of America
Athanase Millogo
Centre Hospitaltier Universitaire Souro Sanou, Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso
Zékiba Tarnagda
Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé, Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso
Sennen Hounton
Sexual and Reproductive Health Branch, Technical Division, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), New York, New York, United States of America
Adama Sow
Pan African Tsetse and Trypanosomiasis Eradication Campaign (PATTEC), Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso

Corresponding Author

Email: rganaba.muraz@fasonet.bf

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: RG NP HC AM PD SH LDC. Performed the experiments: RG AM ZT SH AS PN. Analyzed the data: RG HC. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: NP ZT PD AS PN LDC. Wrote the paper: RG NP HC AM ZT PD SH AS PN LDC. PI for the study: HC AM.