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Identification of a RAC/AKT-like gene in Leishmania parasites as a putative therapeutic target in leishmaniasis
(BioMed Central Ltd., 2017-10-10)
Background: Leishmaniasis is one of the world's most neglected diseases caused by at least 20 different species of the protozoan parasite Leishmania. Although new drugs have become recently available, current therapy for ...
Haemoglobin degradation underpins the sensitivity of early ring stage Plasmodium falciparum to artemisinins
(Company of Biologists Ltd, 2016-01-01)
Current first-line artemisinin antimalarials are threatened by the emergence of resistant Plasmodium falciparum. Decreased sensitivity is evident in the initial (early ring) stage of intraerythrocytic development, meaning ...