Volume 14, Number 10—October 2008
Deforestation and Vectorial Capacity of Anopheles gambiae Giles Mosquitoes in Malaria Transmission, Kenya
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*m, relative density of vectors in relation to humans; a, average no. children bitten by 1 mosquito in 1 day; n, duration of sporogony in days; P, proportion of vectors surviving per day. See text for details on data source and assumptions made for calculating each variable.