Articles on Malaria and Plasmodium in Parasite

April 25th is World Malaria Day. People all around the world will take part in a wide range of activities to mark this day.

On this occasion, Parasite would like to promote several articles on this topic that were published in the last three years.


Genetic polymorphism of merozoite surface protein-1 in Plasmodium falciparum isolates from patients with mild to severe malaria in Libreville, Gabon
Marielle Karine Bouyou-Akotet, Noé Patrick M'Bondoukwé, Denise Patricia Mawili-Mboumba
Parasite 22, 12, (2015)
DOI: 10.1051/parasite/2015012


Challenges of drug-resistant malaria
Shweta Sinha, Bikash Medhi, Rakesh Sehgal
Parasite 21, 61, (2014)
DOI: 10.1051/parasite/2014059
Activity of Ocimum basilicum, Ocimum canum, and Cymbopogon citratus essential oils against Plasmodium falciparum and mature-stage larvae of Anopheles funestus s.s.
Patrick Akono Ntonga, Nicolas Baldovini, Elisabeth Mouray, Lengo Mambu, Philippe Belong, Philippe Grellier
Parasite 21, 33, (2014)
DOI: 10.1051/parasite/2014033
A molecular survey of febrile cases in malaria-endemic areas along China-Myanmar border in Yunnan province, People's Republic of China
Xia Zhou, Ji-Lei Huang, Metoh Theresia Njuabe, Sheng-Guo Li, Jun-Hu Chen, Xiao-Nong Zhou Parasite 21, 27, (2014)
DOI: 10.1051/parasite/2014030
The var3 genes of Plasmodium falciparum 3D7 strain are differentially expressed in infected erythrocytes
Yana Zhang, Ning Jiang, Zhiguang Chang, Henan Wang, Huijun Lu, Mats Wahlgren, Qijun Chen
Parasite 21, 19, (2014)
DOI: 10.1051/parasite/2014019


Genetic polymorphism of merozoite surface protein-1 and merozoite surface protein-2 in Plasmodium falciparum isolates from children in South of Benin
Aurore Ogouyèmi-Hounto, Dorothée Kinde Gazard, Nicaise Ndam, Elsa Topanou, Olivia Garba, Pancras Elegbe, Tatiana Hountohotegbe, Achille Massougbodji
Parasite 20, 37, (2013)
DOI: 10.1051/parasite/2013039
Identification of an exported heat shock protein 70 in Plasmodium falciparum
Manish Grover, Shweta Chaubey, Shatakshi Ranade, Utpal Tatu
Parasite 20, 2 ,(2013)
DOI: 10.1051/parasite/2012002