Plasmodium falciparum with multidrug resistance 1 gene duplications, Senegal

Emerg Infect Dis. 2013 May;19(5):814-5. doi: 10.3201/eid1905.121603.
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Keywords: Africa; Pfmdr1; Plasmodium falciparum; Plasmodium falciparum multidrug resistance 1; Senegal; antimicrobial resistance; genes; malaria; parasites.

Publication types

  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Antimalarials / therapeutic use
  • Drug Resistance, Multiple / genetics*
  • Gene Duplication*
  • Humans
  • Malaria, Falciparum / drug therapy*
  • Malaria, Falciparum / epidemiology
  • Malaria, Falciparum / parasitology
  • Multidrug Resistance-Associated Proteins / genetics*
  • Multidrug Resistance-Associated Proteins / metabolism
  • Plasmodium falciparum / drug effects
  • Plasmodium falciparum / genetics*
  • Senegal / epidemiology
  • Treatment Failure

Substances

  • Antimalarials
  • Mdr1 protein, Plasmodium falciparum
  • Multidrug Resistance-Associated Proteins