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New Compound That Interrupts Malaria Parasite’s Life Cycle Discovered

Publicado em 09 outubro 2019
Molecule TCMDC-135051 was found to inhibit the protein that is key to the lifecycle of Plasmodium falciparum, one of the parasites that causes malaria, said an international group of researchers. The results of the study, just published in the journal Science, pave the way for the development of a new antimalarial drug. One of the obstacles to eradication is the parasite's emerging resistance to existing drugs. The authors of the journal article include members of the University of [...]