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Plasmodium malariae

plasmodium malariae

A protozoan parasite that occurs primarily in subtropical and temperate areas. It is the causal agent of quartan malaria. As the parasite grows it exhibits little ameboid activity.


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How does sickle cell anemia prevent Malaria?

... malaria is not caused by a virus, it is caused by a protozoan called Plasmodium falciparum var malariae. And the problem it incounters is living inside the blood cells, not getting in.. ...

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by kjle
Mon Jan 22, 2007 10:51 pm
 
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How does sickle cell anemia prevent Malaria?

... malaria is not caused by a virus, it is caused by a protozoan called Plasmodium falciparum var malariae. And the problem it incounters is living inside the blood cells, not getting in..

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by MrMistery
Mon Jan 22, 2007 5:02 pm
 
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Outline for Malaria powerpoint on Ecology and transmission

... with general knlowledge. Now, some memory jogging The life cycle of plasmodium malariae takes place in 3 phases: skizogonic, gamogonic and sporogonic, but they take place ...

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by MrMistery
Mon Sep 26, 2005 6:24 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Outline for Malaria powerpoint on Ecology and transmission
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pre-U bio questions...need help!!!

... THINKS they have a physiological dependance, but really does not. 5. Plasmodium vivax, Plasmodium malariae, Plasmodium ovale and Plasmodium falciparum are the protozoans that cause malaria. ...

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Thu Dec 09, 2004 3:57 pm
 
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Topic: pre-U bio questions...need help!!!
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