08:00 , Feb 5, 2015 |  BC Innovations  |  Distillery Techniques

Techniques: Plasmodium falciparum KELCH13 mutations as markers of artemisinin resistance

Biomarkers TECHNOLOGY: Gene profiling A genomewide association study suggests mutations in Plasmodium falciparum KELCH13 could be useful as biomarkers of artemisinin resistance in the parasite. In an analysis of 1,063 patients receiving artemisinin-derived anti-malarial therapies,...