Elevated anti-malarial IgE in asymptomatic individuals is associated with reduced risk for subsequent clinical malaria.

@article{Bereczky2004ElevatedAI,
  title={Elevated anti-malarial IgE in asymptomatic individuals is associated with reduced risk for subsequent clinical malaria.},
  author={S{\'a}ndor Bereczky and Scott M. Montgomery and Marita Troye-Blomberg and Ingegerd Rooth and M B Shaw and Anna F{\"a}rnert},
  journal={International journal for parasitology},
  year={2004},
  volume={34 8},
  pages={935-42}
}
Immunological characteristics were assessed for prospective risk of clinical malaria in a longitudinally followed population in a holoendemic area of Tanzania. Baseline characteristics including crude Plasmodium falciparum extract-specific IgE and IgG; total IgE; and parasitological indices, e.g. number of P. falciparum clones, were investigated among 700… CONTINUE READING