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Molecular and immunological analyses of confirmed Plasmodium vivax relapse episodes

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Background

Relapse infections resulting from the activation hypnozoites produced by Plasmodium vivax and Plasmodium ovale represent an important obstacle to the successful control of these species. A single licensed drug, primaquine is available to eliminate these liver dormant forms. To date, investigations of vivax relapse infections have been few in number.

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Genotyping, based on polymorphic regions of two genes (Pvmsp1F3 and Pvcsp) an... Expand abstract
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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s12936-017-1877-x

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ORCID:
0000-0003-0854-7951
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Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
Malaria Journal Journal website
Volume:
16
Article number:
228
Publication date:
2017-05-30
Acceptance date:
2017-05-25
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EISSN:
1475-2875
Pmid:
28558712
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1070086
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pubs:1070086
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2021-03-12

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