Plasmodium knowlesi

Known as: Plasmodium knowlesus, knowlesi, Plasmodium, simian plasmodia 
A protozoan parasite from Southeast Asia that causes monkey malaria. It is naturally acquired by man in Malaysia and can also be transmitted… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Plasmodium knowlesi, a malaria parasite originally thought to be restricted to macaques in Southeast Asia, has recently been… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Plasmodium knowlesi is increasingly recognized as a cause of human malaria in Southeast Asia but there are no detailed… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Human infections with Plasmodium knowlesi, a simian malaria parasite, are more common than previously thought. They have been… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Zoonotic malaria caused by Plasmodium knowlesi is an important, but newly recognized, human pathogen. For the first time, post… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Since a large focus of human infection with Plasmodium knowlesi, a simian malaria parasite naturally found in long-tailed and pig… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
We report a case of naturally acquired Plasmodium knowlesi in Singapore, a malaria-free country. Diagnosis was confirmed by PCR… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Plasmodium knowlesi is typically found in nature in macaques and has recently been recognized as the fifth species of Plasmodium… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Five human cases of infection with the simian malaria parasite Plasmodium knowlesi from Palawan, the Philippines, were confirmed… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We describe a case of naturally acquired infection with Plasmodium knowlesi in Thailand. Diagnosis was confirmed by the small… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Plasmodium vivax and Plasmodium knowlesi merozoites invade human erythrocytes that express Duffy blood group surface determinants… (More)
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