The world's scientific and social network for malaria professionals
Subscribe to free Newsletter | 10439 malaria professionals are enjoying the free benefits of MalariaWorld today

circumsporozoite protein

Restricted | Next Generation Sequencing to Detect Variation in the Plasmodium falciparum Circumsporozoite Protein

May 3, 2012 - 13:53 -- Patrick Sampao
Author(s): 
Kavita Gandhi, Mahamadou A. Thera, Drissa Coulibaly, Karim Traoré, Ando B. Guindo, Ogobara K. Doumbo, Shannon Takala-Harrison and Christopher V. Plowe
Reference: 
Am J Trop Med Hyg 2012 86:775-781

MalariaWorldIn this study, 454, a next generation sequencing technology, was evaluated as a method for assessing diversity in these regions. Portions of the circumsporozoite gene (cs) were sequenced both by 454 and Sanger sequencing from samples collected in a study in Bandiagara, Mali.

Continent: 
Medical Condition: 
Subscribe to RSS - circumsporozoite protein