An in vitro assay system for the identification of potential antimalarial drugs.

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Current models for antimalarial drug screening generally measure the survival of drug-treated rodents infected with Plasmodium berghei. Modifications of existing continuous culture methods for P. falciparum allow the rapid, accurate and economical determination of drug effects directly against the human pathogen. Parasite cultures can be maintained in RPMI… (More)

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@article{Geary1983AnIV, title={An in vitro assay system for the identification of potential antimalarial drugs.}, author={T. G. Geary and A A Divo and J. B. Jensen}, journal={The Journal of parasitology}, year={1983}, volume={69 3}, pages={577-83} }