Plasmodium falciparum Welch
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In vitro culture in human erythrocyte
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Isolated from an infected human blood sample collected by M. Friedman, Medical Research Council Labs Clinic, Fajara, Gambia, 1976.
Jensen JB, et al. Clinical drug-resistant falciparum malaria acquired from cultured parasites. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 30: 523-525, 1981. PubMed: 7020443
Jensen JB, Trager W. Plasmodium falciparum in culture: establishment of additional strains. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 27: 743-746, 1978. PubMed: 356635
Jensen JB, Trager W. Plasmodium falciparum in culture: use of outdated erthrocytes and description of the candle jar method. J. Parasitol. 63: 883-886, 1977. PubMed: 335035