Plasmodium Falciparum

Malaria remains a major cause of morbidity and mortality in the tropics, with the parasite Plasmodium falciparum responsible for the majority of the disease burden. Discover the latest research on Plasmodium falciparum.

July 8, 2020

The extent of chloroquine underdosing in adult patients with malaria by Plasmodium vivax from an endemic area of the Brazilian Amazon basin

Tropical Medicine & International Health : TM & IH
Michelle Valéria Dias FerreiraJosé Luiz Fernandes Vieira
July 8, 2020
Preprint

Spatial patterns of child mortality in Nanoro HDSS site, Burkina Faso

MedRxiv : the Preprint Server for Health Sciences
Navideh NooriA. L. Ouedraogo
July 6, 2020

Rapid activation of distinct members of multigene families in Plasmodium spp

Communications Biology
Radoslaw Igor OmelianczykPeter R Preiser
July 8, 2020
Preprint

Enhanced health facility surveys to support malaria control and elimination across different transmission settings in The Philippines

MedRxiv : the Preprint Server for Health Sciences
Ralph Atienza ReyesF. E. J. Espino
July 8, 2020
Preprint

A Sardinian founder mutation in GP1BB that impacts thrombocytopenia.

MedRxiv : the Preprint Server for Health Sciences
F. BusoneroFrancesco Cucca
July 8, 2020

Water Bridges Play a Key Role in the Affinity and Selectivity for the Malarial Protease Falcipain-2

Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling
Jorge Enrique Hernandez GonzalezPedro Geraldo Pascutti
July 8, 2020

Fungal Metabolite Asperaculane B Inhibits Malaria Infection and Transmission

Molecules : a Journal of Synthetic Chemistry and Natural Product Chemistry
Guodong NiuJun Li
July 8, 2020

The antiviral mechanisms, effects, safety and adverse effects of chloroquine

European Review for Medical and Pharmacological Sciences
Z-X WeiS-P Jiang
July 7, 2020

Genome wide distribution of G-quadruplexes and their impact on gene expression in malaria parasites

PLoS Genetics
Elodie GazanionJose-Juan Lopez-Rubio
July 8, 2020

Fluorescent markers rhodamine B and uranine for Anopheles gambiae adults and matings

Malaria Journal
Erica I AvilesMark Q Benedict
July 8, 2020
Preprint

Diagnostics and spread of SARS-CoV-2 in Western Africa: An observational laboratory-based study from Benin

MedRxiv : the Preprint Server for Health Sciences
A. YadouletonJan felix Drexler

Sign up to follow this feed and discover related papers.

Related Feeds

African Trypanosomiasis

African trypanosomiasis, also known as sleeping sickness, is an insect-borne parasitic disease of humans and other animals. It is caused by protozoa of the species Trypanosoma brucei and almost invariably progresses to death unless treated. Discover the latest research on African trypanosomiasis here.

Amoebiasis

Amoebiasis, infection by the protozoan parasite Entamoeba histolytica, remains a global health problem, despite the availability of effective treatment. Here is the latest research.

Antiparasitics

Antiparasitics are medications which are indicated for the treatment of parasitic diseases. Discover the latest research on antiparasitics here.

Ascariasis

Ascariasis is a helminthic infection of global distribution with more than 1.4 billion persons infected throughout the world. Here is the latest research.

Babesiosis

Babesiosis is caused by parasites of the genus babesia, which are transmitted in nature by the bite of an infected tick. Discover the latest research on babesiosis here.

CRISPR in Malaria

CRISPR-Cas system enables the editing of genes to create or correct mutations. This technology is being investigated to combat malaria by targeting specific stretches of vector DNA and editing the genome at precise locations. Here is the latest research.

Chagas Disease

Chagas disease, also known as American trypanosomiasis, is a tropical parasitic disease caused by the protist Trypanosoma cruzi. It is spread mostly by insects known as Triatominae, or "kissing bugs". The symptoms change over the course of the infection. In the early stage, symptoms are typically either not present or mild, and may include fever, swollen lymph nodes, headaches, or local swelling at the site of the bite. After 8–12 weeks, individuals enter the chronic phase of disease and in 60–70% it never produces further symptoms.The other 30–40% of people develop further symptoms 10–30 years after the initial infection, including enlargement of the ventricles of the heart in 20–30%, leading to heart failure. An enlarged esophagus or an enlarged colon may also occur in 10% of people. Discover the latest research on Chagas disease here.

Clonorchiasis

Clonorchiasis is a food foodborne parasitic infection caused by the trematode Clonorchis sinensis and presents as liver disease. Find the latest research on clonorchiasis here.

Cryptosporidiosis

Cryptosporidiosis is a self-limited diarrheal disease that occurs in the community setting but can be chronic and potentially serious in immunocompromised patients. Here is the latest research.

Cysticercosis

Cysticercosis in humans results from infestation with the larval stage of the parasite cysticercus cellulosae of the tapeworm taenia solium. Discover the latest research on cysticercosis here.

© 2020 Meta ULC. All rights reserved
/feed-previews/plasmodium-falciparum/ec0b78dd-3e4e-4efb-9f2b-81a99825239e