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Nanotechnology Against Malaria Parasites Could Lead To

Nanotechnology Against Malaria Parasites Could Lead To Treatment, Vaccination Strategies

Provided by University of Basel Malaria parasites invade human red blood cells, they then disrupt them and infect others. Researchers at the University of Basel and the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute have now developed so-called...

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