Correction: Thioredoxin Glutathione Reductase from Schistosoma mansoni: An Essential Parasite Enzyme and a Key Drug Target

@article{Kuntz2007CorrectionTG,
  title={Correction: Thioredoxin Glutathione Reductase from Schistosoma mansoni: An Essential Parasite Enzyme and a Key Drug Target},
  author={Angela N Kuntz and Elisabeth Davioud-Charvet and Ahmed Amir Radwan Sayed and Lindsay L Califf and Jean Dessolin and Elias S. J. Arn{\'e}r and David L Williams},
  journal={PLoS Medicine},
  year={2007},
  volume={4},
  pages={1561 - 1569}
}
BACKGROUND Schistosomiasis--infection with helminth parasites in the genus Schistosoma, including S. mansoni--is a widespread, devastating tropical disease affecting more than 200 million people. No vaccine is available, and praziquantel, the only drug extensively utilized, is currently administered more than 100 million people yearly. Because praziquantel resistance may develop it is essential to identify novel drug targets. Our goal was to investigate the potential of a unique, selenium… CONTINUE READING
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