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Research Article

Predictors for Abundance of Host Flea and Floor Flea in Households of Villages with Endemic Commensal Rodent Plague, Yunnan Province, China

  • Jia-Xiang Yin mail,

    chinayjx@gmail.com

    Affiliation: Yunnan Institute of Endemic Disease Control and Prevention, Dali City, Yunnan Province, People's Republic of China

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  • Alan Geater,

    Affiliation: Epidemiology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Prince of Songkla University, Hat Yai, Thailand

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  • Virasakdi Chongsuvivatwong,

    Affiliation: Epidemiology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Prince of Songkla University, Hat Yai, Thailand

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  • Xing-Qi Dong,

    Affiliation: Yunnan Institute of Endemic Disease Control and Prevention, Dali City, Yunnan Province, People's Republic of China

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  • Chun-Hong Du,

    Affiliation: Yunnan Institute of Endemic Disease Control and Prevention, Dali City, Yunnan Province, People's Republic of China

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  • You-Hong Zhong

    Affiliation: Yunnan Institute of Endemic Disease Control and Prevention, Dali City, Yunnan Province, People's Republic of China

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  • Published: March 29, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0000997

About the Authors

Jia-Xiang Yin, Xing-Qi Dong, Chun-Hong Du, You-Hong Zhong
Yunnan Institute of Endemic Disease Control and Prevention, Dali City, Yunnan Province, People's Republic of China
Alan Geater, Virasakdi Chongsuvivatwong
Epidemiology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Prince of Songkla University, Hat Yai, Thailand

Corresponding Author

Email: chinayjx@gmail.com

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: J-XY AG VC X-QD. Performed the experiments: J-XY X-QD C-HD Y-HZ. Analyzed the data: J-XY AG X-QD C-HD Y-HZ. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: J-XY AG VC. Wrote the paper: J-XY AG VC.