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Biochem Soc Trans (2022) 50 (3): 1069–1079.
Published: 27 May 2022
... CRISPR genetics malaria Plasmodium falciparum Members of the phylum Apicomplexa are unicellular parasites that cause many important livestock and human diseases including malaria and toxoplasmosis [ 1 , 2 ]. Plasmodium parasites are the causative agents of malaria and infect a wide range...
Jacky L. Snoep, Kathleen Green, Johann Eicher, Daniel C. Palm, Gerald Penkler, Francois du Toit, Nicolas Walters, Robert Burger, Hans V. Westerhoff, David D. van Niekerk
Biochem Soc Trans (2015) 43 (6): 1157–1163.
Published: 27 November 2015
... simulate effects of drug-induced inhibition of reaction steps on the whole-body physiology. We illustrate the approach for glucose metabolism in malaria patients, by merging two detailed kinetic models for glucose metabolism in the parasite Plasmodium falciparum and the human red blood cell with a coarse...
Biochem Soc Trans (2015) 43 (2): 240–245.
Published: 07 April 2015
..., activity and membrane binding. Proteome-scale discovery on Plasmodium falciparum schizonts has revealed a complement of more than 400 palmitoylated proteins, including those essential for host invasion and drug resistance. The wide regulatory affect on this species is endorsed by the presence of 12...
Biochem Soc Trans (2014) 42 (6): 1734–1739.
Published: 17 November 2014
... dehydrogenase (GAPDH) Plasmodium falciparum Trichomonas vaginalis Trypanosoma brucei A classic association of reductive evolution with the adaptation to obligate parasitism is evident to a greater or lesser degree in all parasitic protists studied to date. For instance, the loss of common...
Biochem Soc Trans (2010) 38 (5): 1337–1341.
Published: 24 September 2010
... erythrocyte Plasmodium falciparum pregnancy-associated malaria VAR2CSA Malaria is one of the most devastating infectious diseases to affect humanity, causing more than one million deaths and 500 million serious cases each year [ 1 ]. The most deadly forms of malaria are caused by the parasite...
Biochem Soc Trans (2010) 38 (3): 775–782.
Published: 24 May 2010
... Biochemical Society 2010 apicoplast endosymbiosis malaria Plasmodium falciparum plastid P. falciparum is the intracellular obligate parasite that causes the most virulent and prevalent form of human malaria, a major global disease. According to the World Health Organization (WHO) report...
Biochem Soc Trans (2008) 36 (2): 221–228.
Published: 20 March 2008
...Srabasti J. Chakravorty; Katie R. Hughes; Alister G. Craig Cytoadherence of PRBCs ( Plasmodium falciparum -infected red blood cells) to host endothelium has been associated with pathology in severe malaria, but, despite extensive information on the primary processes involved in the adhesive...
Biochem Soc Trans (2005) 33 (5): 977–980.
Published: 26 October 2005
...S. Günther; P.J. McMillan; L.J.M. Wallace; S. Müller The human malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum possesses a single mitochondrion and a plastid-like organelle called the apicoplast. Both organelles contain members of the KADH (α-keto acid dehydrogenase) complexes – multienzyme complexes...