Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, June 19th, 2001
"The mosquito midgut plays a central role in the sporogonic development of malaria parasites," explained A.A. Lal and colleagues at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. "We have found that polyclonal sera, produced against mosquito midguts, blocked the passage of P. falciparum ookinetes across the midgut, leading to a significant reduction of infections in mosquitoes."
Lal and associates developed anti-midgut monoclonal...
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