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Plasmodium falciparum

Known as: Plasmodium (Laverania) falciparum, Plasmodium falciparums, falciparum plasmodium 
A protozoan parasite in the family Plasmodiidae. P. falciparum is transmitted by the female Anopheles mosquito and is a causative agent of malaria in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Plasmodium falciparum resistance to artemisinin derivatives in southeast Asia threatens malaria control and elimination… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Parasitization by malaria-inducing Plasmodium falciparum leads to structural, biochemical, and mechanical modifications to the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Interest in mapping the global distribution of malaria is motivated by a need to define populations at risk for appropriate… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Plasmodium falciparum is the causative agent of the most burdensome form of human malaria, affecting 200–300 million individuals… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Artemisinins are extracted from sweet wormwood (Artemisia annua) and are the most potent antimalarials available, rapidly killing… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Widespread use of antimalarial agents can profoundly influence the evolution of the human malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Throughout the latter half of this century, the development and spread of resistance to most front-line antimalarial compounds… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Multilocus genotyping of microbial pathogens has revealed a range of population structures, with some bacteria showing extensive… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum is one of the most successful human pathogens. Specific virulence factors remain… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Plasmodium falciparum expresses on the host erythrocyte surface clonally variant antigens and ligands that mediate adherence to… Expand
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