The Plasmodium falciparum Ca(2+)-ATPase PfATP6: insensitive to artemisinin, but a potential drug target.

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The disease malaria, caused by the parasite Plasmodium falciparum, remains one of the most important causes of morbidity and mortality in sub-Saharan Africa. In the absence of an efficient vaccine, the medical treatment of malaria is dependent on the use of drugs. Since artemisinin is a powerful anti-malarial drug which has been proposed to target a… (More)
DOI: 10.1042/BST0390823

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@article{Arnou2011ThePF, title={The Plasmodium falciparum Ca(2+)-ATPase PfATP6: insensitive to artemisinin, but a potential drug target.}, author={Bertrand Arnou and C{\'e}dric Montigny and Jens Preben Morth and Poul Nissen and Christine Jaxel and Jesper Vuust M\oller and Marc le Maire}, journal={Biochemical Society transactions}, year={2011}, volume={39 3}, pages={823-31} }