Isolation and identification of a South China strain of Plasmodium inui from Macaca fascicularis.

@article{Huang2011IsolationAI,
  title={Isolation and identification of a South China strain of Plasmodium inui from Macaca fascicularis.},
  author={Yaming Huang and Zhao-qing Yang and Chaturong Putaporntip and Miao Miao and Haiyan Wei and Chunyan Zou and Somchai Jongwutiwes and Liwang Cui},
  journal={Veterinary parasitology},
  year={2011},
  volume={176 1},
  pages={9-15}
}
Southeast Asian macaques are hosts of a number of Plasmodium infections, some of which are transmittable to humans. During examination of blood films of five wild-caught long-tailed macaques Macaca fascicularis from South China, malaria infection was detected in one of the monkeys. In order to isolate this parasite for identification and characterization… CONTINUE READING