food vacuole

Known as: digestive vacuole 
Vacuole within a parasite used for digestion of the host cell cytoplasm. An example of this component is found in the Apicomplexa. [GOC:mb]
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2016
2016
Antimalarial chemotherapy, globally reliant on artemisinin-based combination therapies (ACTs), is threatened by the spread of… (More)
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2006
2006
In the previous paper [Gligorijevic, B., et al. (2006) Biochemistry 45, pp 12400-12410], we reported on a customized Nipkow… (More)
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2005
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2005
Plasmepsins (PMs) are thought to have an important function in hemoglobin degradation in the malarial parasite Plasmodium… (More)
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2004
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2004
The malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum induces a sixfold increase in the phospholipid content of infected erythrocytes during… (More)
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2004
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2004
Chloroquine resistance in Plasmodium falciparum is primarily conferred by mutations in pfcrt. Parasites resistant to chloroquine… (More)
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2002
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2002
Hemoglobin degradation is a metabolic process that is central to the growth and maturation of the malaria parasite Plasmodium… (More)
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2000
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2000
The determinant of verapamil-reversible chloroquine resistance (CQR) in a Plasmodium falciparum genetic cross maps to a 36 kb… (More)
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1999
1999
The relationship between heterotrophic nanoflagellates (HFLAG) and the autotrophic prokaryote Synechococcus was examined in the… (More)
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1996
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1996
Chloroquine is thought to exert its antimalarial effect by preventing the polymerization of toxic heme released during… (More)
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1991
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1991
Resistance to chloroquine in Plasmodium falciparum bears a striking similarity to the multi-drug resistance (MDR) phenotype of… (More)
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