hemozoin

Known as: beta-haematin, haemozoin, malaria pigment 
 

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1949-2018
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Characteristic symptoms of malaria include recurrent fever attacks and neurodegeneration, signs that are also found in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The intraerythrocytic parasite Plasmodium -- the causative agent of malaria -- produces an inorganic crystal called hemozoin (Hz… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Hemozoin (HZ) is an insoluble crystal formed in the food vacuole of malaria parasites. HZ has been reported to induce… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Malaria parasites within red blood cells digest host hemoglobin into a hydrophobic heme polymer, known as hemozoin (HZ), which is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Acute and chronic Plasmodium falciparum malaria are accompanied by severe immunodepression possibly related to subversion of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Despite the worldwide public health impact of malaria, neither the mechanism by which the Plasmodium parasite detoxifies and… (More)
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1999
1999
Infection-associated immunoincompetence during malaria might result from macrophage dysfunction. In the present study, we… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
The digestive vacuole of Plasmodium falciparum is the site of hemoglobin degradation, heme polymerization into crystalline… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
The incidence of human malaria has increased during the past 20 years; 270 million people are now estimated to be infected with… (More)
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1986
1986
The diagnosis of malaria is still sometimes difficult because of the insensitivity of microscopic screening at low levels of… (More)
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