Avian malaria: a new lease of life for an old experimental model to study the evolutionary ecology of Plasmodium.

@article{Pigeault2015AvianMA,
  title={Avian malaria: a new lease of life for an old experimental model to study the evolutionary ecology of Plasmodium.},
  author={Romain Pigeault and Julien V{\'e}zilier and St{\'e}phane Cornet and Flore Z{\'e}l{\'e} and Antoine Nicot and Philippe Perret and Sylvain Gandon and A Rivero},
  journal={Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences},
  year={2015},
  volume={370 1675}
}
Avian malaria has historically played an important role as a model in the study of human malaria, being a stimulus for the development of medical parasitology. Avian malaria has recently come back to the research scene as a unique animal model to understand the ecology and evolution of the disease, both in the field and in the laboratory. Avian malaria is… CONTINUE READING