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Open Access | Plasmodium falciparum population dynamics in a cohort of pregnant women in Senegal

June 18, 2010 - 11:37 -- Kabogo Ndegwa
Author(s): 
Guitard J, Andersen P, Ermont C, Gnidehou S, Fievet N, Lund O, Deloron P, Tuikue Ndam N
Reference: 
Malaria Journal 2010, 9:165 (16 June 2010)

Host immunity to VAR2CSA influences the parasite dynamics during pregnancy, suggesting that the acquisition of protective immunity requires pre-exposure to a limited number of parasite variants.

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