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(2018)Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection remains a major global health issue. Antiretroviral drugs improve life expectancy and significantly reduce the rate of viral transmission; however, we are far from finding a ...
Molecular mechanisms of artemisinin action and resistance in the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum (2018)Malaria is the disease caused by infection of red blood cells with the protozoan parasite, Plasmodium. In 2016 alone, 216 million people suffered from malaria, leading to 445 000 deaths. Artemisinin-based combination ...
(2017)The combination of drug resistance, lack of an effective vaccine and ongoing conflict and poverty mean that malaria remains a major global health crisis. Understanding metabolic pathways at all parasite life stages is ...