The world's scientific and social network for malaria professionals
Subscribe to free Newsletter | 10913 malaria professionals are enjoying the free benefits of MalariaWorld today

bone marrow; chloroquine; cynomolgi; hypnozoite; liver; malaria; merozoite; Plasmodium; primaquine; recrudescence; recurrence; relapse; spleen; tafenoquine; vivax

Plasmodium vivax Malarial Recurrence Theory Vindicated

May 29, 2021 - 20:03 -- Miles Markus

The idea that the non-circulating parasite origin of Plasmodium vivax malarial recurrence is both hypnozoites [1,2] and merozoites (not hypnozoites only) dates from 2011 [3,4]. The history appears in Table 1 in [4]. There is recent (and superb) evidence that my decade-old, bimodal recurrence hypothesis must be correct.

Subscribe to RSS - bone marrow; chloroquine; cynomolgi; hypnozoite; liver; malaria; merozoite; Plasmodium; primaquine; recrudescence; recurrence; relapse; spleen; tafenoquine; vivax