AMA1 and MAEBL are important for Plasmodium falciparum sporozoite infection of the liver.

Abstract

The malaria sporozoite injected by a mosquito migrates to the liver by traversing host cells. The sporozoite also traverses hepatocytes before invading a terminal hepatocyte and developing into exoerythrocytic forms. Hepatocyte infection is critical for parasite development into merozoites that infect erythrocytes, and the sporozoite is thus an important… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/cmi.12745

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