*Plasmodium falciparum erythrocyte membrane protein 1

In pregnancy-associated malaria, another severe type of falciparum malaria, the gene for VAR2CSA (named var2csa) is activated ... falciparum malaria. Malaria is the deadliest among infectious diseases, accounting for approximately 429,000 human deaths in ... In humans, malaria can be caused by five Plasmodium parasites, namely P. falciparum, P. vivax, P. malariae, P. ovale and P. ... P. falciparum is the most dangerous species, attributed to >99% of malaria's death toll, with 70% of these deaths occurring in ...

*Artemether

... is an antimalarial drug for uncomplicated malaria caused by P. falciparum (and chloroquine-resistant P. falciparum) ... Artemether is a medication used for the treatment of malaria. The injectable form is specifically used for severe malaria ... TREATMENT OF UNCOMPLICATED PLASMODIUM FALCIPARUM MALARIA. World Health Organization. Archived from the original on 2017-09-10. ... "Management of imported malaria in Europe". Malaria Journal. 11: 328. doi:10.1186/1475-2875-11-328. ISSN 1475-2875. PMC 3489857 ...

*HBB

... as heterozygous allele prevents the development of malaria. Malaria due to Plasmodium falciparum is a major selective factor in ... Verra F, Mangano VD, Modiano D (2009). "Genetics of susceptibility to Plasmodium falciparum: from classical malaria resistance ... Kwiatkowski DP (2005). "How malaria has affected the human genome and what human genetics can teach us about malaria". The ... Some of these mutations are not directly lethal and instead confer resistance to malaria, particularly in Africa where malaria ...

*Dihydroartemisinin

Malaria is caused by apicomplexans, primarily Plasmodium falciparum, which largely reside in red blood cells and itself ... 2009). "Artemether‐Lumefantrine versus Dihydroartemisinin‐Piperaquine for Falciparum Malaria: A Longitudinal, Randomized Trial ... "Dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine for treating uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria". The Cochrane Database of Systematic ... Dihydroartemisinin is used to treat malaria, generally as a combination drug with piperaquine. In a systematic review of ...

*Congenital malaria

P37.3) Congenital falciparum malaria (P37.4) Other congenital malaria. ... "Prevalence of congenital malaria in high-risk Ghanaian newborns: a cross-sectional study". Malaria Journal. 12 (1): 17. doi: ... Congenital malaria is an extremely rare condition which occurs due to transplacental transmission of maternal infection. ...

*Artesunate/mefloquine

Specifically it is recommended to treat uncomplicated falciparum malaria. It is taken by mouth. Side effects are similar to the ... Artesunate/mefloquine is a medication used to treat malaria. It is a fixed dose combination of artesunate and mefloquine. ... Staines, Henry M.; Krishna, Sanjeev (2012). Treatment and Prevention of Malaria: Antimalarial Drug Chemistry, Action and Use. ...

*John Thorbjarnarson

He died of falciparum malaria on February 14, 2010. Thorbjarnarson's family set up a foundation for The Wildlife Conservation ...

*ABO blood group system

ISBN 0-7131-6257-0. Cserti, CM; Dzik, WH (2007). "The ABO blood group system and Plasmodium falciparum malaria". Blood. 110 (7 ...

*Artesunate/amodiaquine

Specifically it recommended for acute uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria. It is taken by mouth. Common side effects ... a fixed-dose artesunate-amodiaquine combination therapy in the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria". ... "Repeated treatment of recurrent uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Senegal with fixed-dose artesunate plus ... Artesunate/amodiaquine, sold under the trade name Camoquin among others, is a medication used for the treatment of malaria. It ...

*Center for World Health and Medicine

"The global distribution of clinical episodes of Plasmodium falciparum malaria". Nature. 434 (7030): 214-7. doi:10.1038/ ... Malaria- is a vector borne blood pathogen called Plasmodium. Each year this disease kills 1-3 million people in developing ... Malaria Sickle-cell disease "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-07-17. Retrieved 2010-10-08. http ... In African a child dies from Malaria every 45 seconds. Sickle-Cell Disease- is a genetic disorder that causes hemoglobin to mis ...

*Argemone mexicana

2007). "Argemone mexicana Decoction for the Treatment of Uncomplicated Falciparum Malaria". Transactions of the Royal Society ... "Argemone mexicana decoction for the treatment of uncomplicated falciparum malaria". Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 101 (12): 1190- ... An Argemone mexicana tea is used by traditional healers in Mali to treat malaria. The whole plant is used to make a tea and as ... This use has been studied clinically for the treatment of uncomplicated malaria. In one study, 73% of patients treated had an ...

*Doxorubicin

Baruffa G (1966). "Clinical trials in Plasmodium falciparum malaria with a long-acting sulphonamide". Trans. R. Soc. Trop. Med ... an enzyme unique to the malarial parasite Plasmodium falciparum. The pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) later ...

*Artesunate/sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine

"Artesunate+Sulfadoxine-Pyrimethamine for the Treatment of Uncomplicated Falciparum Malaria (ASPF)". clinicaltrials.gov. ... Artesunate Plus Sulfadoxine-Pyrimethamine is an artesunate-based oral medication used to treat malaria. It consists of ...

*Quinidine

The recommended treatments for P. falciparum malaria, according to the Toronto Notes 2008, are a combination of either quinine ... Intravenous quinidine is also indicated for treatment of Plasmodium falciparum malaria. However, quinidine is not considered ... Availability and use of parenteral quinidine gluconate for severe or complicated malaria". JAMA. 285 (6): 730. February 2001. ... the first-line therapy for P. falciparum. ...

*Daunorubicin

Baruffa G (1966). "Clinical trials in Plasmodium falciparum malaria with a long-acting sulphonamide". Trans. R. Soc. Trop. Med ...

*Anuradha Ghandy

Anuradha died of causes related to falciparum malaria on April 12, 2008. Systemic sclerosis had weakened her immune system, ... when she contracted cerebral malaria. During her final days, she had been training the women cadre to develop leadership skills ...

*Artesunate

2010). "Artesunate versus quinine in the treatment of severe falciparum malaria in African children (AQUAMAT): an open-label, ... Rosenthal, Philip J. (24 April 2008). "Artesunate for the Treatment of Severe Falciparum Malaria". New England Journal of ... Artesunate (AS) is a medication used to treat malaria. The intravenous form is preferred to quinidine for severe malaria. Often ... "Artesunate versus quinine for treatment of severe falciparum malaria: a randomised trial". The Lancet. 366 (9487): 717-725. doi ...

*Atovaquone

March 2003). "Evidence of Plasmodium falciparum malaria resistant to atovaquone and proguanil hydrochloride: case reports". BMJ ... For malaria, it is one of the two components (along with proguanil) in the drug Malarone. Malarone has fewer side effects and ... Malarone: New Malaria Medication With Fewer Side-effects Archived May 14, 2006, at the Wayback Machine. Färnert A, Lindberg J, ... has been commercially available from GlaxoSmithKline since 2000 as Malarone for the treatment and prevention of malaria. ...

*Sulfalene

Baruffa G. Clinical trials in Plasmodium falciparum malaria with a long-acting sulphonamide. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 1966;60( ... urinary tract infections and malaria. As of 2014 there were only two countries in which it is currently still marketed: ...

*Atovaquone/proguanil

2003). "Evidence of Plasmodium falciparum malaria resistant to atovaquone and proguoanil hydrochloride: case reports". Br Med J ... Because some strains of malaria are resistant, Malarone is not effective for malaria prevention in all parts of the world. It ... "Genetic confirmation of atovaquone-proguanil-resistant Plasmodium falciparum malaria acquired by a nonimmune traveller to east ... The adult dose is one standard tablet daily starting one or two days before traveling into a malaria-endemic area, and ...

*Tafenoquine

2001). "A New Primaquine Analogue, Tafenoquine (WR 238605), for prophylaxis against Plasmodium falciparum malaria". Clin Infect ... The dose of tafenoquine has not been firmly established, but for the treatment of Plasmodium vivax malaria, a dose of 800 mg ... Nasvelda P, Kitchener S (2005). "Treatment of acute vivax malaria with tafenoquine". Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 99 (1): 2-5. doi ... 2000). "Malaria chemoprophylaxis with tafenoquine: a randomised study". Lancet. 355 (9220): 2041-5. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(00) ...

*Evolutionary medicine

July 2005). "Sickle cell trait and the risk of Plasmodium falciparum malaria and other childhood diseases". J. Infect. Dis. 192 ... a common mechanism that may explain protection against falciparum malaria in sickle trait and beta-thalassemia trait". Blood. ... Williams TN (August 2006). "Human red blood cell polymorphisms and malaria". Current Opinion in Microbiology. 9 (4): 388-94. ...

*Artemisinin

The WHO has recommended artemisinin combination therapies (ACT) be the first-line therapy for P. falciparum malaria worldwide. ... Adverse effects in patients with acute P. falciparum malaria treated with artemisinin derivatives tend to be higher. Clinical ... November 2010). "Artesunate versus quinine in the treatment of severe falciparum malaria in African children (AQUAMAT): an open ... July 31, 2014). "Spread of Artemisinin Resistance in Plasmodium falciparum Malaria". The New England Journal of Medicine. 371 ( ...

*Amodiaquine

... falciparum malaria. Amodiaquine has also been found to work against chloroquine-resistant P. falciparum strains of malaria. ... Amodiaquine (ADQ) is a medication used to treat malaria, including Plasmodium falciparum malaria when uncomplicated. It is ... "Revised recommendations for preventing malaria in travelers to areas with chloroquine-resistant Plasmodium falciparum". MMWR. ... Due to the risk of rare but serious side effects, it is not generally recommended to prevent malaria. The side effects of ...

*Plasmodium

... falciparum accounting for the overwhelming majority of malaria deaths. An increasing number of cases of severe malaria in ... P. falciparum, the most lethal malaria parasite of humans, evolved from a "nearly identical" parasite of western gorillas. The ... Koella, J.C.; Sørensen, F.L.; Anderson, R.A. (1998). "The malaria parasite, Plasmodium falciparum, increases the frequency of ... The species of Plasmodium that infect humans include: Plasmodium falciparum (the cause of malignant tertian malaria) Plasmodium ...

*Mie scattering

It has also been used to study the structure of Plasmodium falciparum, a particularly pathogenic form of malaria. In 1986 P. A ... "Interpretation of the ultraviolet-visible spectra of malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum". Applied Optics. 49 (2): 180-8. ...