Combining contact tracing with targeted indoor residual spraying significantly reduces dengue transmission

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Science Advances  17 Feb 2017:
Vol. 3, no. 2, e1602024
DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.1602024

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vol. 3 no. 2

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  • Received for publication August 25, 2016
  • Accepted for publication November 2, 2016

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  1. Gonzalo M. Vazquez-Prokopec1,2,*,
  2. Brian L. Montgomery3,4,
  3. Peter Horne3,
  4. Julie A. Clennon5 and
  5. Scott A. Ritchie6,7
  1. 1Department of Environmental Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA.
  2. 2Global Health Institute, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA.
  3. 3Tropical Public Health Unit Network, Queensland Health, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia.
  4. 4Metro South Public Health Unit, Metro South Health, Coopers Plains, Brisbane, Queensland 4113, Australia.
  5. 5Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA.
  6. 6College of Public Health, Medical and Veterinary Sciences, James Cook University, Cairns, Queensland 4878, Australia.
  7. 7Australian Institute of Tropical Health and Medicine, James Cook University, Cairns 4878, Australia.
  1. *Corresponding author. Email: gmvazqu{at}


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