Defeating malaria by... Attacking our own cells?!

Last updated 1st Oct 2017
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A pinboard by Coralie Boulet

PhD Candidate - Carvalho Lab: Molecular Parasitology.

La Trobe University, Melbourne (Australia)

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Targeting our own red blood cells to kill the malaria parasite - a new twist for an old disease

Malaria is a major public health burden worldwide: half of the world population is at risk of contracting the disease. Moreover, malaria parasites are becoming resistant against all existing treatm...