To support a World Health Organization (WHO) Evidence Review Group on Malaria Diagnostics in Low-Transmission Settings in December 2013, PATH was invited to provide an overview of polymerase chain reaction and isothermal molecular methods for malaria infection detection. The PowerPoint is provided here and the WHO policy recommendations from the evidence review can be found here.

Author(s): LaBarre P, Tietje K

Corporate author(s): PATH

Publication date: December 2013

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Overview of Nucleic Acid–Based Diagnostic Techniques

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