Protective immunity to pre-erythrocytic stage malaria.


The development of a vaccine against malaria is a major research priority given the burden of disease, death and economic loss inflicted upon the tropical world by this parasite. Despite decades of effort, however, a vaccine remains elusive. The best candidate is a subunit vaccine termed RTS,S but this provides only partial protection against clinical… (More)
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@article{Schwenk2011ProtectiveIT, title={Protective immunity to pre-erythrocytic stage malaria.}, author={Robert J. Schwenk and Thomas L. Richie}, journal={Trends in parasitology}, year={2011}, volume={27 7}, pages={306-14} }