Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, June 14th, 2005
Much is known about the microbes that cause the disease, tiny parasites of the genus Plasmodium, which have a complex life cycle involving several distinct phases and habitats. But many details of the organism's life cycle, including a critical stage - invasion of the liver - have escaped direct observation until now.
In their new study published in the open-access journal PLoS Biology, Ute Frevert et al., New York University,...
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