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RNASE 3 polymorphisms

Haplotype of RNASE 3 polymorphisms is associated with severe malaria in an Indian population

October 31, 2020 - 09:53 -- Open Access
Mukhi B, Gupta H, Wassmer SC, Anvikar AR, Ghosh SK
Mol Biol Rep. 2020 Oct 28

Severe malaria (SM) caused by Plasmodium falciparum (Pf) infection has been associated with life-threatening anemia, metabolic acidosis, cerebral malaria and multiorgan dysfunction. It may lead to death if not treated promptly. RNASE 3 has been linked to Pf growth inhibition and its polymorphisms found associated with SM and cerebral malaria in African populations.

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