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An Ecologically Framed Comparison of The Potential for Zoonotic Transmission of Non-Human and Human-Infecting Species of Malaria Parasite

July 7, 2021 - 15:02 -- Open Access
Author(s): 
Clark NF, Taylor-Robinson AW
Reference: 
Yale J Biol Med. 2021 Jun 30;94(2):361-373

The threats, both real and perceived, surrounding the development of new and emerging infectious diseases of humans are of critical concern to public health and well-being. Among these risks is the potential for zoonotic transmission to humans of species of the malaria parasite, Plasmodium, that have been considered historically to infect exclusively non-human hosts.

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