Plasmodium falciparum products enhance human lymphocyte transformation by Epstein-Barr virus.

@article{Kataaha1984PlasmodiumFP,
  title={Plasmodium falciparum products enhance human lymphocyte transformation by Epstein-Barr virus.},
  author={P K Kataaha and Christine A. Facer and E. J. Holborow},
  journal={Clinical and experimental immunology},
  year={1984},
  volume={56 2},
  pages={371-6}
}
Supernatants obtained from the in vitro culture of Plasmodium falciparum infected erythrocytes induced prolonged lymphocyte survival in culture for more than 8 weeks in six cultures and permanent cell lines were established in four of these. The cells in the latter showed lymphoblastoid features similar to those seen in parallel cultures to which transforming Epstein-Barr (EB) virus instead of P. falciparum derived substances had been added. Cells from the same donors stimulated with other… CONTINUE READING