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Origin Of Deadly Human Malaria Parasite Linked To Primates In Africa
2014-02-21 14:47:20

An international team of scientists has traced the origin of Plasmodium vivax, the second-worst malaria parasite of humans, to Africa

2011-12-01 19:15:34

A mutation on the surface of human red blood cells provides protection against malaria caused by the parasite Plasmodium vivax.

2010-08-04 15:08:29

A new evidence-based global distribution map of Plasmodium vivax malaria, published August 3 in the open-access journal PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, is used to estimate that 2.85 billion people lived at risk of infection with this parasite in 2009.

2010-04-19 13:41:34

Scientists investigating ovale malaria, a form of the disease thought to be caused by a single species of parasite, have confirmed that the parasite is actually two similar but distinct species which do not reproduce with each other.

2010-03-15 15:45:00

Study proves blood-stage infection due to population mixing and disease evolution


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  • To swell, as grain or wood with water.
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