Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Journal of Parasitology Research
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 921715, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/921715
Research Article

Modeling the Effects of Relapse in the Transmission Dynamics of Malaria Parasites

1Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência, 2781-901 Oeiras, Portugal
2Department of Parasitology, Institute for Biomedical Sciences, University of São Paulo, 05508-000 São Paulo, SP, Brazil

Received 1 May 2011; Revised 12 July 2011; Accepted 20 July 2011

Academic Editor: Mauricio M. Rodrigues

Copyright © 2012 Ricardo Águas et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Citations to this Article [9 citations]

The following is the list of published articles that have cited the current article.

  • Carla M.A. Pinto, and J.A. Tenreiro Machado, “Fractional model for malaria transmission under control strategies,” Computers & Mathematics with Applications, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Farida Chamchod, and John C. Beier, “Modeling Plasmodium vivax: Relapses, treatment, seasonality, and G6PD deficiency,” Journal of Theoretical Biology, vol. 316, pp. 25–34, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Alejandro Llanos-Cuentas, Marcus V Lacerda, Ronnatrai Rueangweerayut, Srivicha Krudsood, Sandeep K Gupta, Sanjay K Kochar, Preetam Arthur, Nuttagarn Chuenchom, Jörg J Möhrle, Stephan Duparc, Cletus Ugwuegbulam, Jörg-Peter Kleim, Nick Carter, Justin A Green, and Lynda Kellam, “Tafenoquine plus chloroquine for the treatment and relapse prevention of Plasmodium vivax malaria (DETECTIVE): a multicentre, double-blind, randomised, phase 2b dose-selection study,” The Lancet, vol. 383, no. 9922, pp. 1049–1058, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Kyeongah Nah, Yukihiko Nakata, and Gergely Röst, “Malaria dynamics with long incubation period in hosts,” Computers and Mathematics with Applications, vol. 68, no. 9, pp. 915–930, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Andrew A. Lover, Xiahong Zhao, Zheng Gao, Richard J. Coker, and Alex R. Cook, “The distribution of incubation and relapse times in experimental human infections with the malaria parasite Plasmodium vivax,” Bmc Infectious Diseases, vol. 14, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Bakare, and Nwozo, “Mathematical analysis of the dynamics of malaria disease transmission model,” International Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics, vol. 99, no. 4, pp. 411–437, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Ana Carvalho, and Carla M. A. Pinto, “A delay fractional order model for the co-infection of malaria and HIV/AIDS,” International Journal of Dynamics and Control, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Hannah C. Slater, Lucy C. Okell, and Azra C. Ghani, “Mathematical Modelling to Guide Drug Development for Malaria Elimination,” Trends in Parasitology, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Michael T. White, Edith Patouillard, Shunmay Yeung, and Richard Cibulskis, “Costs and cost-effectiveness of Plasmodium vivax control,” American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, vol. 95, pp. 52–61, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar