Eunice Misiani

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A nosocomial outbreak of disease involving 5 patients, 4 of whom died, occurred in South Africa during September-October 2008. The first patient had been transferred from Zambia to South Africa for medical management. Three cases involved secondary spread of infection from the first patient, and 1 was a tertiary infection. A novel arenavirus was identified.(More)
Malaria vector control is primarily insecticide based. It relies on indoor residual spraying (IRS) of houses and the distribution of long-lasting insecticide-treated bednets (LLINs). Only twelve insecticides from four different chemical classes (organochlorines, organophosphates, pyrethroids, and carbamates) are currently recommended by the World Health(More)
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