Structural patterns of selection and diversity for Plasmodium vivax antigens DBP and AMA1

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Guy, Andrew J.; Irani, Vashti; Richards, Jack S.; Ramsland, Paul A.;
  • Publisher: BioMed Central
  • Journal: Malaria Journal,volume 17 (eissn: 1475-2875)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1186/s12936-018-2324-3, pmc: PMC5930944
  • Subject: Protein structure | Population genetics | Plasmodium vivax | Immune selection | Malaria | Research

Background Plasmodium vivax is a significant contributor to the global malaria burden, and a vaccine targeting vivax malaria is urgently needed. An understanding of the targets of functional immune responses during the course of natural infection will aid in the develop... View more
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