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Acknowledgments: We thank the World Health Organization Southern Africa Inter-Country Programme in Zimbabwe and the National Malaria Control Unit in Botswana for their help with this study. We also thank Francisco Doblas-Reyes, Renate Hagedorn, Andrew Morse, and Tim Palmer for helpful discussions.
Financial support: This work was initially supported by the United Kingdom’s Department for International Development subsequently Malaria Knowledge Programme, the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, and a cooperative agreement with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) (NA07GP0213).
Disclaimer: The views herein contained are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of either the Department for International Development, NOAA, or any of their sub-agencies.
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