Interferon-gamma enhances the effect of antimalarial chemotherapy in murine Plasmodium vinckei malaria.

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Most nonimmune patients with Plasmodium falciparum infection are no longer cured by such standard antimalarial drugs as chloroquine. Thus, alternative treatment regimens are necessary. A combination therapy was tested consisting of a subcurative dose of chloroquine and interferon-gamma (IFN-gamma) in BALB/c mice with lethal Plasmodium vinckei malaria… (More)

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@article{Kremsner1991InterferongammaET, title={Interferon-gamma enhances the effect of antimalarial chemotherapy in murine Plasmodium vinckei malaria.}, author={Peter Gottfried Kremsner and Stefan Neifer and S Schermuck and M. Ferreira Chaves and Krzysztof Sliwa and Ulrich Bienzle}, journal={The Journal of infectious diseases}, year={1991}, volume={163 5}, pages={1161-3} }