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21 Jul 2022

Target Malaria – Phase II 


To develop a new tool for malaria control and elimination in sub-Saharan Africa.

  1. Complete pre-development studies, trial design, and risk assessment for dossier submission for importation and release of gene drive "product 1";
  2. Carry out field releases of self-limiting male bias line Ag (PMB) as step towards gene drive in regulatory and social acceptance;
  3. Conduct stakeholder engagement and communications activities for gene drive;
  4. Refine plans for transitioning to country partnership in delivering gene drive technology.

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2020 Mar - 2025 Mar

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