Molecular Epidemiology of Plasmodium falciparum Malaria Outbreak, Tumbes, Peru, 2010–2012
G. Christian Baldeviano , Sheila Akinyi Okoth, Nancy Arrospide, Rommell V. Gonzalez, Juan F. Sánchez, Silvia Macedo, Silvia Conde, L. Lorena Tapia, Carola Salas, Dionicia Gamboa, Yeni Herrera, Kimberly A. Edgel, Venkatachalam Udhayakumar, and Andrés G. Lescano
Author affiliations: US Naval Medical Research Unit No. 6, Callao, Peru (G.C. Baldeviano, J.F. Sánchez, S. Macedo, L.L. Tapia, C. Salas, K.A. Edgel, A.G. Lescano); Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA (S. Akinyi Okoth, V. Udhayakumar); Instituto Nacional de Salud del Peru, Lima, Peru (N. Arrospide); Direccion Regional de Salud de Tumbes, Tumbes, Peru (R.V. Gonzalez, S. Conde); Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima (D. Gamboa); Ministry of Health of Peru, Lima (Y. Herrera)
Figure 2. Temporal distribution of cases of falciparum malaria reported to the Tumbes Regional Health Directorate, Peru, October 2010–June 2012. Black bar sections indicate number of cases with samples available for analysis.
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