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Sara Kassabian

Sara Kassabian is the communications associate at PLOS, where she manages social media and edits the ECR Community Blog. Sara completed her MS in Global Health at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF), where her research focused on the prioritization of maternal and newborn health in global health policy. She can be reached by email at skassabian@plos.org and on Twitter @sarakassabian.
Malaria elimination may be possible with use of long-lasting insecticide treated bed nets in Senegal village

Malaria elimination may be possible with use of long-lasting insecticide treated bed nets in Senegal village

Application of artemisinin-combination therapy (ACT) for malaria cases supplemented by long-lasting insecticide-treated bednets (LLINs) has significantly reduced malaria in Dielmo and helped the Senegalese village reach pre-elimination levels of malaria incidence, according to a study published in the open access journal PLOS ONE.…
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