Identification of salivary gland proteins depleted after blood feeding in the malaria vector anopheles campestris-like mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae)

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Sriwatapron Sor-suwan; Narissara Jariyapan; Sittiruk Roytrakul; Atchara Paemanee; Atchara Phumee; Benjarat Phattanawiboon; Nuchpicha Intakhan; Wetpisit Chanmol; Paul A Bates; Atiporn Saeung; Wej Choochote;
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science
  • Journal: volume 9, issue 3issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3944739, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0090809
  • Subject: Mosquitoes | Peptide Mapping | Research Article | Biology | Proteomics | Infectious Diseases | Microbiology | Medicine | Q | R | Parasite Physiology | Protein Abundance | Vector Biology | Science | Entomology | Vectors and Hosts | Zoology | Parasitology
    mesheuropmc: parasitic diseases

Malaria sporozoites must invade the salivary glands of mosquitoes for maturation before transmission to vertebrate hosts. The duration of the sporogonic cycle within the mosquitoes ranges from 10 to 21 days depending on the parasite species and temperature. During blood... View more
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