Mosquito Vectors and the Globalization of Plasmodium falciparum Malaria.

Abstract

Plasmodium falciparum malaria remains a devastating public health problem. Recent discoveries have shed light on the origin and evolution of Plasmodium parasites and their interactions with their vertebrate and mosquito hosts. P. falciparum malaria originated in Africa from a single horizontal transfer between an infected gorilla and a human, and became… (More)

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@article{MolinaCruz2016MosquitoVA, title={Mosquito Vectors and the Globalization of Plasmodium falciparum Malaria.}, author={Alvaro Molina-Cruz and M. Zilversmit and Daniel E Neafsey and Daniel L. Hartl and Carolina V Barillas-Mury}, journal={Annual review of genetics}, year={2016}, volume={50}, pages={447-465} }