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Adeno-associated virus vectored immunoprophylaxsis against Plasmodium falciparum
(Johns Hopkins University, 2016-04-22)
Anti-Circumsporozoite protein (CSP) monoclonal antibodies (mAbs) can neutralize Plasmodium sporozoites in vitro and passively transferred mAb against P. falciparum CSP can block liver invasion by sporozoites of a transgenic ...
Detection, quantification, and concentration of PfHRPII in urine of malaria patients: implications for urine-based Plasmodium falciparum diagnostics.
(Johns Hopkins University, 2016-10-21)
Plasmodium falciparum remains a major source of global mortality, causing nearly 500,000 deaths per year. Although diagnostics have made major improvements in recent years, microscopy on blood smears remains the gold ...
The dormancy-like response of Plasmodium falciparum to amino acid starvation
(Johns Hopkins University, 2016-06-28)
The frontline antimalarial Artemisinin is decreasing in efficacy across the Greater Mekong Subregion. The study of parasites from this region has led several authors to propose that Plasmodium falciparum may be able to ...
DETERMINANTS OF MALARIA IN THE CHITTAGONG HILL DISTRICTS OF BANGLADESH
(Johns Hopkins University, 2016-01-11)
Objective: This dissertation focuses on understanding the epidemiology of malaria in the Chittagong Hill Districts of Bangladesh, with particular focus on the genetic, seasonal, geographic, demographic and behavioral factors ...