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Rapid epidemiological mapping of onchocerciasis (REMO): its application by the African Programme for Onchocerciasis Control (APOC)
Abstract One of the fundamental challenges that the African Programme for Onchocerciasis Control (APOC) has had to face is how to identify the endemic communities where its mass ivermectin-treatmentExpand
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The geographical distribution of lymphatic filariasis infection in Malawi
Mapping distribution of lymphatic filariasis (LF) is a prerequisite for planning national elimination programmes. Results from a nation wide mapping survey for lymphatic filariasis (LF) in Malawi areExpand
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The cytotaxonomy of Simulium damnosum s.l. (Diptera: Simuliidae) from the Thyolo onchocerciasis focus in Malawi and description of a new member of the complex.
Larvae of the Simulium damnosum complex were collected in southern Malawi, in particular from the Thyolo onchocerciasis focus. Cytological identifications revealed the occurrence of S. (Edwardsellum)Expand
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Incrimination of Simulium thyolense (Diptera: Simuliidae) as the anthropophilic blackfly in the Thyolo focus of human onchocerciasis in Malawi
Abstract The sibling species of the Simulium damnosum complex that are potential vectors in the foci of human onchocerciasis found in southern Malawi (the southern-most foci in Africa) wereExpand
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Revision of the Ketaketa subcomplex of blackflies of the Simulium damnosum complex
Abstract.  A revision of the taxonomy of the Ketaketa subcomplex of the Simulium damnosum Theobald complex (Diptera: Simuliidae) is presented including new material from Tanzania, Malawi and SouthExpand
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The cytotaxonomy of Simulium damnosum s.l. (Diptera: Simuliidae) from the Thyolo onchocerciasis focus in Malawi and description of a new member of the complex
Larvae of the Simulium damnosum complex were collected in southern Malawi, in particular from the Thyolo onchocerciasis focus. Cytological identifications revealed the occurrence of S. (Edwardsellum)Expand