Molecular Pathogenesis of Malaria

David J. Roberts*, Chetan E. Chitnis

*Corresponding author for this work

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMolecular Hematology
Subtitle of host publicationThird Edition
PublisherWiley Blackwell
Number of pages12
ISBN (Print)9781405182317
Publication statusPublished - 10 Mar 2010
Externally publishedYes


  • Epidemiology of malaria
  • Erythrocyte invasion by malaria parasites - a multistep process
  • Erythropoietin (EPO) - powerful cytoprotective effect on neural, cardiac and other tissues
  • Life cycle of plasmodium
  • Malaria, major global public health problem
  • Malarial anemia and ineffective erythropoiesis in malaria
  • Merozoite surface protein (MSP)-1 - first merozoite surface protein identified
  • Molecular pathogenesis of malaria
  • Morbidity and mortality from malaria - infection with Plasmodium falciparum
  • Reticulocyte-binding proteins

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