María José Giménez-López

  • Citations Per Year
Learn More
Artemisinin-based combination therapy (ACT) has been adopted by the World Health Organization as a first-line treatment for uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria. In endemic regions, it has proven more effective in treating the disease, and even in reducing its transmission. Nonetheless, there is a scarcity of studies carried out in non-endemic areas(More)
To the Editor: Ciclopirox, a synthetic hydroxypyridine antifungal agent, has a high affinity for trivalent metal cations, resulting in an inhibition of the metal-dependent enzymes that are responsible for the peroxide degradation within the fungal cells [1]. It is metabolized by hepatic glucuronidation and excreted renally [2]. Acenocoumarol exhibits its(More)
BACKGROUND Hereditary red cell disorders are associated with a protective effect against malaria, which results in an increased prevalence in malaria-endemic areas. Migratory flows from these areas are resulting in a marked increase in such abnormalities in Southern Spain. METHODS All hemoglobin disorders diagnosed between 1997 and 2010 have been(More)
  • 1