Complement Receptor 1 Variants Confer Protection from Severe Malaria in Odisha, India

@inproceedings{Panda2012ComplementR1,
  title={Complement Receptor 1 Variants Confer Protection from Severe Malaria in Odisha, India},
  author={Aditya K Panda and Madhumita Panda and Rina Tripathy and Sarit S. Pattanaik and Balachandran Ravindran and Bidyut Kumar Das},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND In Plasmodium falciparum infection, complement receptor-1 (CR1) on erythrocyte's surface and ABO blood group play important roles in formation of rosettes which are presumed to be contributory in the pathogenesis of severe malaria. Although several studies have attempted to determine the association of CR1 polymorphisms with severe malaria, observations remain inconsistent. Therefore, a case control study and meta-analysis was performed to address this issue. METHODS Common CR1… CONTINUE READING
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