Malaria Literature

Abong'o B, Yu X, Donnelly MJ, et al. Host decoy trap (HDT) with cattle odour is highly effective for collection of exhophagic malaria vectors. Parasit Vectors 2018 Oct 15;11:533

Accrombessi M, Yovo E, Fievet N, et al. Effects of malaria in the first trimester of pregnancy on poor maternal and birth outcomes in Benin. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Dec 18)

Agbota G, Accrombessi M, Cottrell G, et al. Increased risk of malaria during the first year of life in small-birth-weight-for-gestational age infants: a longitudinal study in Benin. J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Dec 7)

Aguas R, Maude RJ, Gomes MGM, et al. Infectivity of chronic malaria infections and its consequences for control and elimination. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online May 10)

Ahmeti S, Berisha L, Halili B, et al. Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever, Kosovo, 2013-2016. Emerg Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jan 7)

Arinaitwe E, Dorsey G, Nankabirwa JI, et al. Association between recent overnight travel and risk of malaria: a prospective cohort study at three sites in Uganda. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jun 4)

Ashley EA, Phyo AP, Carrara VI, et al. Plasmodium vivax relapse rates following falciparum malaria reflect previous transmission intensity. J Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jan 29)

Aung NM, Nyein PP, Htut TY, et al. Antibiotic therapy in adults with malaria (ANTHEM): high rate of clinically significant bacteremia in hospitalized adults diagnosed with falciparum malaria. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2018 Sep;99(3):688-96

Ballard SB, Salinger A, Arguin PM, et al. Updated CDC recommendations for using artemether-lumefantrine for the treatment of uncomplicated malaria in pregnant women in the United States. MMWR 2018 Apr 13;67(14):424-31

Bastaki H, Marston L, Cassell J, et al. Imported malaria in the UK, 2005 to 2016: estimates from primary care electronic health records. PLOS One 2018 Dec 31;13(12):e0210040

Bjorkman A, Shakely D, Ali AS, et al. From high to low malaria transmission in Zanzibar — challenges and opportunities to achieve elimination. BMC Med 2019 Jan 22;17:14

Canelas T, Ribeiro H, Castillo-Salgado C. Analyzing the local epidemiological profile of malaria transmission in the Brazilian Amazon between 2010 and 2015. PLoS Curr 2018 Mar 27

Chan XHS, Win YN, Mawer LJ, et al. Risk of sudden unexplained death after use of dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine for malaria: a systematic review and Bayesian meta-analysis. Lancet Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jun 7)

Cheaveau J, Nguyen H, Chow B, et al. Clinical validation of a commercial LAMP test for ruling out malaria in returning travelers: a prospective diagnostic trial. Open Forum Infect Dis 2018 (published online Oct 12)

Chu CS, Phyo AP, Lwin KM, et al. Comparison of the cumulative efficacy and safety of chloroquine, artesunate, and chloroquine-primaquine in Plasmodium vivax malaria. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jun 8)

Chu CS, Phyo AP, Turner C, et al. Chloroquine versus dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine with standard high dose primaquine given either for 7 days or 14 days in Plasmodium vivax malaria. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Aug 24)

Das D, Grais RF, Okiro EA, et al. Complex interactions between malaria and malnutrition: a systematic literature review. BMC Med 2018 Oct 29;16:186

De Moraes CM, Wanjiku C, Stanczyk NM, et al. Volatile biomarkers of symptomatic and asymptomatic malaria infection in humans. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 2018 (published online May 14)

Deida J, Tahar R, Khalef YO, et al. Oasis malaria, northern Mauritania. Emerg Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jan 7)

Deng C, Huang B, Wang Q, et al. Large-scale artemisinin-piperaquine mass drug administration with or without primaquine dramatically reduces malaria in a highly endemic region of Africa. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Apr 24)

Divala TH, Mungwira RG, Mawindo PM, et al. Chloroquine as weekly chemoprophylaxis or intermittent treatment to prevent malaria in pregnancy in Malawi: a randomised controlled trial. Lancet Infect Dis 2018 (published online Sep 5)

Ebenebe JC, Ntadom G, Ambe J, et al. Efficacy of artemisinin-based combination treatments of uncomplicated falciparum malaria in under-five-year-old Nigerian children ten years following adoption as first-line antimalarials. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2018 Sep;99(3):649-64

Feng J, Tu H, Zhang L, et al. Mapping transmission foci to eliminate malaria in the People's Republic of China, 2010-2015: a retrospective analysis. BMC Infect Dis 2018 Mar 7;18:115

Galatas B, Marti-Soler H, Nhamussua L, et al. Dynamics of afebrile Plasmodium falciparum infections in Mozambican men. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Mar 13)

Gies S, Diallo S, Roberts SA, et al. Effects of weekly iron and folic acid supplements on malaria risk in nulliparous women in Burkina Faso: a periconceptional double-blind randomized controlled non-inferiority trial. J Infect Dis 2018 (published online May 4)

Gilder ME, Hanpithakphong W, Hoglund RM, et al. Primaquine pharmacokinetics in lactating women and breastfed infant exposures. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Mar 24)

Girma S, Cheaveau J, Mohon AN, et al. Prevalence and epidemiological characteristics of asymptomatic malaria based on ultrasensitive diagnostics: a cross-sectional study. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Nov 26)

Gleave K, Lissenden N, Richardson M, et al. Poperonyl butoxide (PBO) combined with pyrethroids in insecticide-treated nets to prevent malaria in Africa. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2018 (published online Nov 29)

Grigg MJ, William T, Barber BE, et al. Age-related clinical spectrum of Plasmodium knowlesi malaria and predictors of severity. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Mar 5)

Hofmann NE, Gruenberg M, Nate E, et al. Assessment of ultra-sensitive malaria diagnosis versus standard molecular diagnostics for malaria elimination: an in-depth molecular community cross-sectional study. Lancet Infect Dis 2018 (published online Aug 28)

Hofmann NE, Moniz CA, Holzschuh A, et al. Diagnostic performance of conventional RDT and ultra-sensitive RDT for malaria diagnosis in febrile outpatients in Tanzania. J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Nov 24)

Ikeda M, Kaneko M, Tachibana SI, et al. Artemisinin-resistant Plasmodium falciparum with high survival rates, Uganda, 2014-2016. Emerg Infect Dis 2018 (published online Feb 26)

Imwong M, Madmanee W, Suwannasin K, et al. Asymptomatic natural human infections with the simian malaria parasites Plasmodium cynomolgi and Plasmodium knowlesi. J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Oct 8)

Inoue J, Silva M, Fofana B, et al. Piperaquine resistance in Plasmodium falciparum, West Africa. (Letter) Emerg Infect Dis 2018 (published online May 23)

Jagannathan P, Kakuru A, Okiring J, et al. Dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine for intermittent preventive treatment of malaria during pregnancy and risk of malaria in early childhood: a randomized controlled trial. PLoS Med 2018 Jul 17;15(7):e1002606

Kanmiki EW, Awoonor-Williams JK, Phillips JF, et al. Socio-economic and demographic disparities in ownership and use of insecticide-treated bed nets for preventing malaria among rural reproductive-aged women in northern Ghana. PLOS One 2019 Jan 29;14(1):e0211365

Kapesa A, Kweka EJ, Atieli H, et al. The current malaria morbidity and mortality in different transmission settings in western Kenya. PLoS One 2018 Aug 9;13(8):e0202031

Kho S, Andries B, Poespoprodjo JR, et al. High risk of Plasmodium vivax malaria following splenectomy in Papua, Indonesia. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online May 16)

Kleinschmidt I, Bradley J, Knox TB, et al. Implications of insecticide resistance for malaria vector control with long-lasting insecticidal nets: a WHO-coordinated, prospective, international, observational cohort study. Lancet Infect Dis 2018 (published online Apr 9)

Kloprogge F, Workman L, Borrmann S, et al. Artemether-lumefantrine dosing for malaria treatment in young children and pregnant women: a pharmacokinetic-pharmacodynamic meta-analysis. PLoS Med 2018 Jun 12;15(6):ed1002579

Kurtovic L, Behet MC, Feng G, et al. Human antibodies activate complement against Plasmodium falciparum sporozoites, and are associated with protection against malaria in children. BMC Med 2018 Apr 30;16:61

Landier J, Parker DM, Thu AM, et al. Effect of generalized access to early diagnosis and treatment and targeted mass drug administration of Plasmodium falciparum malaria in eastern Myanmar: an observational study of a regional elimination programme. Lancet 2018 (published online Apr 24)

Langfitt JT, McDermott MP, Brim R, et al. Neurodevelopmental impairments 1 year after cerebral malaria. Pediatrics 2019 (published online Feb 1)

Llanos-Cuentas A, Caspia M, Chuquiyauri R, et al. Antimalarial activity of single-dose DSM265, a novel plasmodium dihydroorotate dehydrogenase inhibitor, in patients with uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum or Plasmodium vivax malaria infection: a proof-of-concept, open-label, phase 2a study. Lancet Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jun 13)

Loy DE, Plenderleith LJ, Sundararaman SA, et al. Evolutionary history of human Plasmodium vivax revealed by genome-wide analysis of related ape parasites. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 2018 (published online Aug 20)

Lu G, Nagbanshi M, Goldau N, et al. Efficacy and safety of methylene blue in the treatment of malaria: a systematic review. BMC Med 2018 Apr 25;16:59

Mandoko PN, Rouvier F, Kakina LM, et al. Prevalence of Plasmodium falciparum parasites resistant to sulfadoxine/pyrimethamine in the Democratic Republic of the Congo: emergence of highly resistant pfdhfr/pfdhps alleles. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Jul 23)

McLean ARD, Wai HP, Thu AM, et al. Malaria elimination in remote communities requires integration of malaria control activities into general health care: an observational study and interrupted time series analysis in Myanmar. BMC Med 2018 Oct 22;16:183

Medialdea-Carrera R, Melillo T, Gauci C, et al. Is malaria re-emerging in southern Europe? Cryptic Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Malta, October 2018. (Letter). Eurosurveill 2018 Dec 13;23(50)

Moeller SL, Nyengaard JR, Larsen LG, et al. Malaria in early pregnancy impedes the development of the placental vasculature. J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Dec 27)

Morris U, Msellem MI, Mkali H, et al. A cluster randomised controlled trial of two rounds of mass drug administration in Zanzibar, a malaria pre-elimination setting — high coverage and safety, but no significant impact on transmission. BMC Med 2018 Dec 10;16:215

Moyo QM, Besser M, Lynn R, et al. Persistence of imported malaria into the UK: an epidemiological review of risk factors and at risk groups. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Dec 7)

Nabarro LEB, Nolder D, Broderick C, et al. Geographical and temporal trends and seasonal relapse in Plasmodium ovale spp. and Plasmodium malariae infections imported to the UK between 1987 and 2015. BMC Med 2018 Nov 27;16:218

Nankabirwa JI, Briggs J, Rek J, et al. Persistent parasitemia despite dramatic reduction in malaria incidence after 3 rounds of indoor residual spraying in Tororo, Uganda. J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Nov 1)

Ndam NT, Tornyigah B, Dossou AY, et al. Persistent Plasmodium falciparum infection in women with an intent to become pregnant is a risk factor for pregnancy-associated malaria. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online May 4)

O'Meara WP, Menya D, Laktabai J, et al. Improving rational use of ACTs through diagnosis-dependent subsidies: evidence from a cluster-randomized controlled trial in western Kenya. PLoS Med 2018 Jul 17;15(7):e1002607

Obaldia N III, Meibalan E, Sa JM, et al. Bone marrow is a major parasite reservoir in Plasmodium vivax infection. mBio 2018 May 8;9(3):e00625-18

Odhiambo G, Bergmann-Leitner E, Maraka M, et al. Correlation between malaria-specific antibody profiles and responses to artemisinin combination therapy for treatment of uncomplicated malaria in western Kenya. J Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jan 14)

Ofori MF, Lamptey H, Dickson EK, et al. The etiology of placental Plasmodium falciparum malaria in African women. J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Mar 22)

Oldenburg CE, Guerin PJ, Berthe F, et al. Malaria and nutritional status among children with severe acute malnutrition in Niger: a prospective cohort study. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Mar 7)

Popovici J, Vantaux A, Primault L, et al. Therapeutic and transmission-blocking efficacy of dihydroartemisinin/piperaquine and chloroquine against Plasmodium vivax malaria, Cambodia. Emerg Infect Dis 2018 (published online May 23)

Poulet A, Ali HB, Savini H, et al. Post-malaria neurological syndrome: imported case series and literature review to unscramble the auto-immune hypothesis. Travel Med Infect Dis 2018 (published online Sep 11)

Pousibet-Puerto J, Cabezas-Fernandez T, Lozano-Serrano AB, et al. Submicroscopic malaria in migrants from sub-Saharan Africa, Spain. Emerg Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jan 7)

Protopopoff N, Mosha JF, Lukole E, et al. Effectiveness of a long-lasting piperonyl butoxide-treated insecticidal net and indoor residual spray interventions, separately and together, against malaria transmitted by pyrethroid-resistant mosquitoes: a cluster, randomised controlled, two-by-two factorial design trial. Lancet 2018 (published online Apr 11)

Pryce J, Hine P. Pyronaridine-artesunate for treating uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2019 (published online Jan 8)

Rajahram GS, Cooper DJ, William T, et al. Deaths from Plasmodium knowlesi malaria: case series and systematic review. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jan 8)

Robinson A, Busula AO, Voets MA, et al. Plasmodium-associated changes in human odor attract mosquitoes. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 2018 (published online Apr 16)

Sagara I, Beavogul AH, Zongo I, et al. Pyronaridine–artesunate or dihydroartemisinin–piperaquine versus current first-line therapies for repeated treatment of uncomplicated malaria: a randomised, multicentre, open-label, longitudinal, controlled, phase 3b/4 trial. Lancet 2018 (published online Mar 28)


Sagara I, Healy SA, Assadou MH, et al. Safety and immunogenicity of Pfs25H-EPA/Alhydrogel, a transmission-blocking vaccine against Plasmodium falciparum: a randomised, double-blind, comparator-controlled, dose-escalation study in healthy Malian adults. Lancet Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jul 27)

Schneiderman AI, Cypel YS, Dursa EK, et al. Associations between use of antimalarial medications and health among U.S. veterans of the wars in Irag and Afghanistan. Am J Trop Med Hyg; 2018 Sep;99(3):638-48

Smit MR, Ochomo EO, Aljayyoussi G, et al. Safety and mosquitocidal efficacy of high-dose ivermectin when co-administered with dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine in Kenyan adults with uncomplicated malaria (IVERMAL): a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Lancet Infect Dis 2018 (published online Mar 27)

Solomon T, Loha E, Deressa W, et al. Low use of long-lasting insecticidal nets for malaria prevention in south-central Ethiopia: a community-based cohort study. PLOS One 2019 Jan 10;14(1):e0210578

Sonden K, Rolling T, Wangdahl A, et al. Malaria in Eritrean migrants newly arrived in seven European countries, 2011 to 2016. EuroSurveill 2019 Jan 31;24(5):pii=1800139

Stanisic DI, Fink J, Mayer J, et al. Vaccination with chemically attenuated Plasmodium falciparum asexual blood-stage parasites induces parasite-specific cellular immune responses in malaria-naive volunteers: a pilot study. BMC Med 2018 (published online Oct 8)

Sutanto I, Kosasih A, Elyazar IRF, et al. Negligible impact of mass screening and treatment on meso-endemic malaria transmission at West Timor in eastern Indonesia: a cluster-randomised trial. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Mar 22)

Teo TH, Lum FM, Ghaffar K, et al. Plasmodium co-infection protects against chikungunya virus-induced pathologies. Nat Commun 2018 (published online Sep 25)

Tripura R, Peto TJ, Nguon C, et al. A controlled trial of mass drug administration to interrupt transmission of multi drug resistant Falciparum malaria in Cambodian villages. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Mar 7)

Twohig KA, Pfeffer DA, Baird JK, et al. Growing evidence of Plasmodium vivax across malaria-endemic Africa. PLOS Negl Trop Dis 2019 Jan 31;13(1):e0007140

von Seidlein L, Peto TJ, Landier J, et al. The impact of targeted malaria elimination with mass drug administrations on falciparum malaria in Southeast Asia: a cluster randomised trial. PLOS Med 2019 Feb 15;16(2):e1002745

Yeka A, Wallender E, Mulebeke R, et al. Comparative efficacy of artemether-lumefantrine and dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine for the treatment of uncomplicated malaria in Ugandan children. J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Nov 12)

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