Biopreservation of RBCs for in vitro Plasmodium falciparum culture

  title={Biopreservation of RBCs for in vitro Plasmodium falciparum culture},
  author={M. Goheen and M. Clark and R. Kasthuri and C. Cerami},
  journal={British Journal of Haematology},
Falciparum malaria remains a devastating infectious disease, killing nearly 700 000 people annually. Further understanding of malaria pathogenesis will help identify molecular and cellular targets of next-generation therapeutics. The morbidity and mortality of malaria infection occur during the erythrocytic stage. Study of erythrocytic stage malaria is critical not only for new anti-malarial development, but also for increasing our understanding of the host pathogen relationship. For example… Expand

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