Morphological Effects of Chloroquine on Plasmodium berghei in Mice

@article{Macomber1967MorphologicalEO,
  title={Morphological Effects of Chloroquine on Plasmodium berghei in Mice},
  author={P B Macomber and Helmuth Sprinz and A. J. Tousimis},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1967},
  volume={214},
  pages={937-939}
}
IN a previous communication1 it was reported, that the antimalarial drug, chloroquine, becomes highly concentrated in red blood cells containing the malarial parasite, Plasmodium berghei, through a mechanism of uptake which appears qualitatively distinct from that of uninfected red blood cells, plasma and host tissues. It was suggested that the ability of… CONTINUE READING