Thalassemias Validate Germ Terrain Duality of Malaria

Ayoade, Seun
May 2017
Health Science Journal;2017, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p1
Academic Journal
The article discusses a study which explored the germ terrain duality nature of malaria. Topics covered include evidence showing that the activity of plasmodium is limited by thalassemias, the fact that normal haemoglobin provides no resistance to malaria, and the need to create an index of the relative resistances of abnormal haemoglobins to malaria.


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