Novel therapeutic targets in Plasmodium falciparum: aquaglyceroporins.


BACKGROUND Malaria is caused by the intracellular parasite Plasmodium falciparum. The constant need for novel malaria therapies is due to the development of resistance against existing drugs. OBJECTIVE To summarise attempts to investigate parasitic aquaporins as drug targets in malaria. METHODS Starting with a summary of the history of malaria we… (More)
DOI: 10.1517/14728220902817839


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@article{Kun2009NovelTT, title={Novel therapeutic targets in Plasmodium falciparum: aquaglyceroporins.}, author={J{\"u}rgen F. J. Kun and Elisandra Grangeiro de Carvalho}, journal={Expert opinion on therapeutic targets}, year={2009}, volume={13 4}, pages={385-94} }