Climate change and the resurgence of malaria in the East African highlands

@article{Hay2002ClimateCA,
  title={Climate change and the resurgence of malaria in the East African highlands},
  author={Simon I. Hay and Jonathan Cox and D. J. Rogers and Sarah E. Randolph and David I. Stern and George Dennis Shanks and Monica F. Myers and Robert W. Snow},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2002},
  volume={415},
  pages={905-909}
}
The public health and economic consequences of Plasmodium falciparum malaria are once again regarded as priorities for global development. There has been much speculation on whether anthropogenic climate change is exacerbating the malaria problem, especially in areas of high altitude where P. falciparum transmission is limited by low temperature. The International Panel on Climate Change has concluded that there is likely to be a net extension in the distribution of malaria and an increase in… CONTINUE READING