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Research Article

Increasing Incidence of Plasmodium knowlesi Malaria following Control of P. falciparum and P. vivax Malaria in Sabah, Malaysia

  • Timothy William,

    Affiliations: Infectious Diseases Unit, Department of Medicine, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia, Department of Medicine, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia

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  • Hasan A. Rahman,

    Affiliation: Ministry of Health, Putrajaya, Malaysia

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  • Jenarun Jelip,

    Affiliation: Sabah Department of Health, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia

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  • Mohammad Y. Ibrahim,

    Affiliation: Sabah Department of Health, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia

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  • Jayaram Menon,

    Affiliations: Department of Medicine, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia, Sabah Department of Health, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia

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  • Matthew J. Grigg,

    Affiliations: Infectious Diseases Unit, Department of Medicine, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia, Global Health Division, Menzies School of Health Research and Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia

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  • Tsin W. Yeo,

    Affiliations: Global Health Division, Menzies School of Health Research and Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia, Royal Darwin Hospital, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia

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  • Nicholas M. Anstey mail,

    nicholas.anstey@menzies.edu.au

    Affiliations: Global Health Division, Menzies School of Health Research and Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia, Royal Darwin Hospital, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia

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  • Bridget E. Barber

    Affiliations: Infectious Diseases Unit, Department of Medicine, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia, Global Health Division, Menzies School of Health Research and Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia

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  • Published: January 24, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002026

About the Authors

Timothy William, Matthew J. Grigg, Bridget E. Barber
Infectious Diseases Unit, Department of Medicine, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia
Timothy William, Jayaram Menon
Department of Medicine, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia
Hasan A. Rahman
Ministry of Health, Putrajaya, Malaysia
Jenarun Jelip, Mohammad Y. Ibrahim, Jayaram Menon
Sabah Department of Health, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia
Matthew J. Grigg, Tsin W. Yeo, Nicholas M. Anstey, Bridget E. Barber
Global Health Division, Menzies School of Health Research and Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Tsin W. Yeo, Nicholas M. Anstey
Royal Darwin Hospital, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia

Corresponding Author

Email: nicholas.anstey@menzies.edu.au

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: TW HAR JJ MYI JM MJG TWY NMA BEB. Performed the experiments: BEB. Analyzed the data: BEB. Wrote the paper: BEB NMA.