Cytometry in malaria: Moving beyond Giemsa

@article{Shapiro2007CytometryIM,
  title={Cytometry in malaria: Moving beyond Giemsa},
  author={Howard M. Shapiro and Francis F Mandy},
  journal={Cytometry Part A},
  year={2007},
  volume={71A}
}
COMMENTARY The article by Bhakdi et al. in this issue of Cytometry Part A on optimizing flow cytometric detection of mouse malaria parasites (1) is, somewhat remarkably, one of only a few dozen publications in the literature (2–54) in which cytometry is applied to the diagnosis, treatment, or biology of this protean disease. The World Health Organization estimates that 350– 500 million cases of malaria occur annually, causing at least a million deaths. Of the 270–400 million cases of the… Expand
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