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Practical PCR genotyping protocols for Plasmodium vivax using Pvcs and Pvmsp1.

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BACKGROUND: Plasmodium vivax is the second most prevalent malaria parasite affecting more than 75 million people each year, mostly in South America and Asia. In addition to major morbidity this parasite is associated with relapses and a reduction in birthweight. The emergence and spread of drug resistance in Plasmodium falciparum is a major factor in the resurgence of this parasite. P. vivax resistance to drugs has more recently emerged and monitoring the situation would be helped, as for P. ...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1186/1475-2875-4-20

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
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BioMed Central Publisher's website
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Malaria Journal Journal website
Volume:
4
Article number:
20
Publication date:
2005-01-01
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1475-2875
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1475-2875
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39505

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