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Study points to novel method of detecting complications caused by P. vivax in malaria patients

Publicado em 23 dezembro 2021
In an article published in the journal eLife, researchers at the University of Campinas (UNICAMP) in the state of São Paulo, Brazil, describe a novel strategy for detecting imbalances and complications in patients infected by Plasmodium vivax, one of the parasites that causes malaria and the main cause of the disease in the Americas. According to the study, total parasite biomass in the patient is a better predictor of the extent of infection outside the bloodstream than parasitemia, [...]