Malaria Parasite DNA From Eradicated European Strain Sheds Light on Historic Disease Distribution | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – An international research team has sequenced previously eradicated European strains of the human malaria parasite that they recovered from old medical slides, filling in gaps for the historical distribution of the disease.

The results were published today in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

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