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- Clemente, AnnMaria, et al. Show all 24 Authors
- Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2008 v.105 no.2 pp. 646-651
- CD4-positive T-lymphocytes; GATA transcription factors; Plasmodium falciparum; RNA; antigens; blood serum; chemokine CCL22; chemokine CXCL10; complementary DNA; gene expression; genes; immune response; interleukin-18; interleukin-4; malaria; microarray technology; nationalities and ethnic groups; transforming growth factor beta; Burkina Faso
- ... Previous interethnic comparative studies on the susceptibility to malaria performed in West Africa showed that Fulani are more resistant to Plasmodium falciparum malaria than are sympatric ethnic groups. This lower susceptibility is not associated to classic malaria-resistance genes, and the analysis of the immune response to P. falciparum sporozoite and blood stage antigens, as well as non-malari ...
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