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Figure 8

From: Dried blood spots as a source of anti-malarial antibodies for epidemiological studies

Figure 8

Using blood spot eluates to estimate malaria transmission intensity in Uganda. Observed (•) and estimated (line) age-specific prevalence of antibodies to MSP-119 derived from blood spots obtained from parasite-negative individuals presenting at medical centres in (a) Rukungiri District (N= 1020 ; λ = 0.076; altitude 150–1,767 m) and (b) Kabale District (N= 958 ; λ = 0.009; altitude 1,948–2,420 m) Uganda.

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