Published in Physician Law Weekly, December 24th, 2008
The findings may let doctors detect earlier two crippling malaria variations – one that develops in the placenta of pregnant women affecting countless unborn children, the other, cerebral malaria, that develops in the brain's blood vessels – malaria's most deadly form.
The double breakthrough will be described at annual meetings of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, Dec. 7-11, 2008.
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