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Assessment of the efficacy of antimalarial drugs recommended by the National Malaria Control Programme in Madagascar: Up-dated baseline data from randomized and multi-site clinical trials

By Didier Ménard, Arsène Ratsimbasoa, Milijaona Randrianarivelojosia, Léon-Paul Rabarijaona, Lucie Raharimalala, Olivier Domarle, Laurence Randrianasolo, Arthur Randriamanantena, Martial Jahevitra, Valérie Andriantsoanirina, Marie-Ange Rason, Rogelin Raherinjafy, Emma Rakotomalala, Luciano Tuseo and Andrianirina Raveloson
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