Publications

These key publications highlight the work of the PATH Malaria Vaccine Initiative and its partners to develop malaria vaccines and advance their availability and use.

Factors Likely to Affect Community Acceptance of a Malaria Vaccine in Two Districts of Ghana: A Qualitative Study (242 KB PDF)
Authors: Menaca A, Tagbor H, Adjei R, Bart-Plange C, Collymore Y, et al.
Publication date: October 15, 2014

Development of a transmission-blocking malaria vaccine: Progress, challenges, and the path forward (684 KB PDF)
Corporate author: Nunes JK, et al.
Publication date: 2014

Efficacy and Safety of the RTS,S/AS01 Malaria Vaccine during 18 Months after Vaccination: A Phase 3 Randomized, Controlled Trial in Children and Young Infants at 11 African Sites

Corporate author: The RTS,S Clinical Trials Partnership
Publication date: 2014

10 Tips for Successful Malaria Vaccine Advocacy (1.11 MB PDF)
Corporate author: PATH
Publication date: 2012

A Decade of Partnership and Results (5.45 MB PDF)
Corporate author: Roll Back Malaria
Publication date: September 2011

A Phase 3 Trial of RTS,S/AS01 Malaria Vaccine in African Infants (NEJM.org) | French version
Author: The RTS,S Clinical Trials Partnership
Publication date: December 2012

A Review of Malaria Vaccine Clinical Projects Based on the WHO Rainbow Table (308 KB PDF)
Authors: Schwartz L, Brown G, Genton B, Moorthy V
Publication date: January 2012

Analysis of WHO Policy Development Processes for a New Intervention (255 KB PDF)
Lead author: Milstien J
Publication date: May 2008

Clinical trials: Steps in malaria vaccine development (453 KB PDF)
Corporate author: PATH
Publication date: October 2009

Community Perceptions of Malaria and Vaccines in the South Coast and Busia Regions of Kenya (MalariaJournal.com)
Authors: Ba-Nguz A, Bingham A, Collymore Y, Machira Y, Ojakaa D, Ofware P, Vansadia P, Yamo E
Publication date: May 2011

Community Perceptions of Malaria and Vaccines in Two Districts of Mozambique (MalariaJournal.com)
Authors: Ba-Nguz A, Bingham A, Collymore Y, Conjera J, Gaspar F, Lancaster K
Publication date: November 2012

Eliminating Malaria: Learning from the Past, Looking Ahead (3.45 MB PDF)
Corporate author: Roll Back Malaria
Publication date: October 2011

Evaluation of Two Formulations of Adjuvanted RTS, S Malaria Vaccine in Children 3–5 Years Living in a Malaria-Endemic Region of Mozambique: a Phase I/IIb Randomized Double-Blind Bridging Trial (473 KB PDF)
Authors: Macete E, Sacarlal J, Aponte J, Leach A, Navia M, Milman J, Guinovart C, Mandomando I, López-Púa Y, Lievens M, Owusu-Ofori A, Dubois M, Cahill C, Koutsoukos M, Sillman M, Thompson R, Dubovsky F, Ballou W, Cohen J, Alonso P
Publication date: March 26, 2007

First Results of Phase 3 Trial of RTS,S/AS01 Malaria Vaccine in African Children (NEJM.org) | French version
Author: The RTS,S Clinical Trials Partnership
Publication date: November 2011

From Pipeline to Product: Malaria R&D funding needs into the next decade (1.47 MB PDF)
Corporate author: PATH
Publication date: December 2013

Getting to Zero: The Oslo Malaria Conference (658 KB PDF)
Corporate author: Roll Back Malaria Partnership
Publication date: September 2011

Live attenuated malaria vaccine designed to protect through hepatic CD8+ T cell immunity (Sciencemag.org)
Authors: Epstein J, Tewari K, Lyke K, Sim B, Billingsley P, Laurens M, Gunasekera A, Chakravarty S, James E, Sedegah M, Richman A, Velmurugan S, Reyes S, Li M, Tucker K, Ahumada A, Ruben A, Li T, Stafford R, Eappen A, Tamminga C, Bennett J, Ockenhouse C, Murphy J, Komisar J, Thomas N, Loyevsky M, Birkett A, Plowe C, Loucq C, Edelman R, Richie T, Seder R, Hoffman S
Publication date: September 2011

Malaria vaccine R&D in the Decade of Vaccines: Breakthroughs, challenges and opportunities (Vaccine supplement)
Authors: Birkett A, Moorthy V, Loucq C, Chitnis C, Kaslow D
Publication date: April 2013

Malaria Vaccine Technology Roadmap (1.91 MB PDF on www.who.int)
Publication date: November 2013

Perceptions of malaria and vaccines in Kenya (landesbioscience.com)
Authors: Ojakaa D, Yamo E, Collymore Y, Ba-Nguz A, Bingham A
Publication date: October 2011

Producing A Successful Malaria Vaccine: Innovation In The Lab And Beyond (HealthAffairs.org)
Authors: Loucq C, Birkett A, Poland D, Botting C, Nunes J, Ethelston S
Publication date: June 2011

Safety of the RTS,S/AS02D Candidate Malaria Vaccine in Infants Living in a Highly Endemic Area of Mozambique: a Double-Blind Randomized Controlled Phase I/IIb Trial (196 KB PDF)
Authors: Aponte J, Aide P, Renom M, Mandomando I, Bassat Q, Sacarlal J, Manaca M, Lafuente S, Barbosa A, Leach A, Lievens M, Vekemans J, Sigauque B, Dubois M, Demoitié M, Sillman M, Savarese B, McNeil J, Macete E, Ballou W, Cohen J, Alonso P
Publication date: October 17, 2007

Staying the Course? Malaria Research and Development in a Time of Economic Uncertainty (2.73 MB PDF)
Corporate author: PATH
Publication date: 2011

MVI’s strategy for developing next-generation malaria vaccines (202 KB PDF)
Corporate author: PATH Malaria Vaccine Initiative
Publication date: November 2012

Targeting Zero: Sustaining Success in Malaria Control (884 KB PDF)
Corporate author: The All-Party Parliamentary Group on Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases (APPMG)
Publication date: July 2011

World Malaria Report 2011 (WHO.org)
Corporate author: World Health Organization
Publication date: December 2011

World Malaria Report 2012 (WHO.org)
Corporate author: World Health Organization
Publication date: December 2012

World Malaria Report 2013 (WHO.org)
Corporate author: World Health Organization
Publication date: December 2013