Is vector-parasite interaction a determining factor for the population structure of L. donovani in East Africa?

T. Gelanew, K. Kuhls, A. Hailu & G. Schönian
In the Horn of Africa, two phlebotomine sand fly species have been implicated to transmit parasites of the L. donovani complex: Phlebotomus orientalis in northwest Ethiopia (NWE) and Sudan, and P. martini in southwest Ethiopia (SWE) and Kenya. It remains to be established whether the differences in [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]