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Malaria Research and Treatment
Volume 2010 (2010), Article ID 190434, 8 pages
Review Article

The Vector Population Monitoring Tool (VPMT): High-Throughput DNA-Based Diagnostics for the Monitoring of Mosquito Vector Populations

1Department of Biological Chemistry, Rothamsted Research, Harpenden AL5 2JQ, UK
2Vector Group, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool L3 5QA, UK
3Department of Biology, University of Crete, Heraklion 71409, Greece

Received 28 September 2010; Accepted 17 November 2010

Academic Editor: Joao Pinto

Copyright © 2010 Chris Bass 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.

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