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Controlled human blood stage malaria infection: current status and potential applications.

Abstract:

Controlled human malaria infection by blood stage parasite (BSP) inoculation is an alternative to the well-established model of infection with Plasmodium falciparum sporozoites delivered by mosquito bites. The BSP model has been utilized less frequently, but its use is increasing. Advantages of BSP challenge include greater ease of administration, better standardization of the infecting dose per volunteer, and good inter-study reproducibility of in vivo parasite dynamics. Recently, a surprisi...

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Publisher copy:
10.4269/ajtmh.2012.11-0504

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Journal:
The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene
Volume:
86
Issue:
4
Pages:
561-565
Publication date:
2012-04-05
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EISSN:
1476-1645
ISSN:
0002-9637
URN:
uuid:113ae14b-5cb6-4629-b745-d301cbe66fc8
Source identifiers:
322704
Local pid:
pubs:322704

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