A recent paper from Mali is alarming.
Abdoulaye A. Djimde, Amelia W. Maiga, Dinkorma, Ouologuem, Bakary Fofana, Issaka Sagara, Demba Dembele, Sekou Toure, Kassim Sanogo, Souleymane Dama, Bakary Sidibe, and Ogobara K. Doumbo. Gametocyte clearance dynamics following oral artesunate treatment of uncomplicated falciparum malaria in Malian children. Parasite. 2016; 23: 3. doi: 10.1051/parasite/2016003.
The same recrudescence with oral artemisinin monotherapy had already been observed in Vietnam in 2001.
P T Giao, T Q Binh, P A Kager, H...