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A Long Neglected World Malaria Map: Plasmodium vivax Endemicity in 2010

  • Peter W. Gething mail,

    peter.gething@zoo.ox.ac.uk (PWG); simon.i.hay@gmail.com (SIH)

    Affiliation: Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

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  • Iqbal R. F. Elyazar,

    Affiliation: Eijkman-Oxford Clinical Research Unit, Jakarta, Indonesia

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  • Catherine L. Moyes,

    Affiliation: Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

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  • David L. Smith,

    Affiliations: Johns Hopkins Malaria Research Institute, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America, Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Katherine E. Battle,

    Affiliation: Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

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  • Carlos A. Guerra,

    Affiliation: Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

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  • Anand P. Patil,

    Affiliation: Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

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  • Andrew J. Tatem,

    Affiliations: Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America, Department of Geography and Emerging Pathogens Institute, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States of America

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  • Rosalind E. Howes,

    Affiliation: Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

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  • Monica F. Myers,

    Affiliation: Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

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  • Dylan B. George,

    Affiliation: Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Peter Horby,

    Affiliations: Oxford University Clinical Research Unit - Wellcome Trust Major Overseas Programme, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, Nuffield Department of Medicine, Centre for Tropical Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

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  • Heiman F. L. Wertheim,

    Affiliations: Oxford University Clinical Research Unit - Wellcome Trust Major Overseas Programme, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, Nuffield Department of Medicine, Centre for Tropical Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

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  • Ric N. Price,

    Affiliations: Nuffield Department of Medicine, Centre for Tropical Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom, Global Health Division, Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia, Division of Medicine, Royal Darwin Hospital, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia

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  • Ivo Müeller,

    Affiliation: Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research, Goroka, Papua New Guinea

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  • J. Kevin Baird,

    Affiliations: Eijkman-Oxford Clinical Research Unit, Jakarta, Indonesia, Nuffield Department of Medicine, Centre for Tropical Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

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  • Simon I. Hay mail

    peter.gething@zoo.ox.ac.uk (PWG); simon.i.hay@gmail.com (SIH)

    Affiliations: Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom, Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Published: September 06, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001814

About the Authors

Peter W. Gething, Catherine L. Moyes, Katherine E. Battle, Carlos A. Guerra, Anand P. Patil, Rosalind E. Howes, Monica F. Myers, Simon I. Hay
Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
Iqbal R. F. Elyazar, J. Kevin Baird
Eijkman-Oxford Clinical Research Unit, Jakarta, Indonesia
David L. Smith
Johns Hopkins Malaria Research Institute, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
David L. Smith, Andrew J. Tatem, Dylan B. George, Simon I. Hay
Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
Andrew J. Tatem
Department of Geography and Emerging Pathogens Institute, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States of America
Peter Horby, Heiman F. L. Wertheim
Oxford University Clinical Research Unit - Wellcome Trust Major Overseas Programme, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Peter Horby, Heiman F. L. Wertheim, Ric N. Price, J. Kevin Baird
Nuffield Department of Medicine, Centre for Tropical Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
Ric N. Price
Global Health Division, Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Ric N. Price
Division of Medicine, Royal Darwin Hospital, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Ivo Müeller
Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research, Goroka, Papua New Guinea

Corresponding Authors

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: PWG SIH. Performed the experiments: PWG APP DLS. Analyzed the data: PWG APP DLS IRFE CAG KEB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: IRFE CLM CAG MFM KEB APP AJT REH DBG PH HFLW RNP IM JKB. Wrote the paper: PWG.