The fine structure of Plasmodium falciparum and its host erythrocytes in natural malarial infections in man.

Abstract

Electron micrographs of ultra-thin sections of erythrocytes taken from two Liberian children ill with Plasmodium falciparum malaria show that the appliqué forms of this parasite are clearly within the host cell. The general fine structure of the parasites resembles that of other mammalian malaria parasites, as does the mode of ingestion of host cell… (More)

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@article{Trager1966TheFS, title={The fine structure of Plasmodium falciparum and its host erythrocytes in natural malarial infections in man.}, author={William F Trager and Monika Rudzinska and Penny Bradbury}, journal={Bulletin of the World Health Organization}, year={1966}, volume={35 6}, pages={883-5} }