Antibodies to Plasmodium falciparum Glycosylphosphatidylinositols: Inverse Association with Tolerance of Parasitemia in Papua New Guinean Children and Adults

@article{Boutlis2002AntibodiesTP,
  title={Antibodies to Plasmodium falciparum Glycosylphosphatidylinositols: Inverse Association with Tolerance of Parasitemia in Papua New Guinean Children and Adults},
  author={Craig Steven Boutlis and D. Channe Gowda and Ramachandra S. Naik and Graeme P Maguire and Charles S. Mgone and Moses Bockarie and Moses Lagog and Erwin Ibam and Kerry Lorry and Nicholas M. Anstey},
  journal={Infection and Immunity},
  year={2002},
  volume={70},
  pages={5052 - 5057}
}
ABSTRACT Individuals living in regions of intense malaria transmission exhibit natural immunity that facilitates persistence of parasitemia at controlled densities for much of the time without symptoms. This aspect of immunity has been referred to as malarial “tolerance” and is thought to partly involve inhibition of the chain of events initiated by a parasite toxin(s) that may otherwise result in cytokine release and symptoms such as fever. Antibodies to the candidate Plasmodium falciparum… 
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