Abstract:Malaria transmission pattern was studied in 3 villages (Toubanding, Daga Ndoup, and Keur Samba Guèye)
situated within an area selected for clinical trials. The study was conducted in the rainy season from July to December 2011.
The main objective of this work was to gather baseline data on malaria transmission intensity and other entomological parameters
before the advent of clinical trials. Mosquitoes were collected by Human-Landing Collections (HLCs) and by pyrethrum spray catches (PSCs).
Five anopheline spe…
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