Category: Genomics of Apicomplexa

Plasmodium falciparum erythrocyte membrane protein 1 diversity in seven genomes–divide and conquer.

Plasmodium falciparum erythrocyte membrane protein 1 diversity in seven genomes–divide and conquer.
PLoS Comput Biol. 2010;6(9)
Authors: Rask TS, Hansen DA, Theander TG, Gorm Pedersen A, Lavstsen T
Abstract

Unresolved direction of host transfer of Plasmodium vivax v. P. simium and P. malariae v. P. brasilianum.

Unresolved direction of host transfer of Plasmodium vivax v. P. simium and P. malariae v. P. brasilianum.
Infect Genet Evol. 2011 Jan;11(1):209-21
Authors: Tazi L, Ayala FJ
Abstract
The evolutionary history o…

Eimeria maxima phosphatidylinositol 4-phosphate 5-kinase: locus sequencing, characterization, and cross-phylum comparison.

Eimeria maxima phosphatidylinositol 4-phosphate 5-kinase: locus sequencing, characterization, and cross-phylum comparison.
Parasitol Res. 2011 Mar;108(3):611-20
Authors: Goh MY, Pan MZ, Blake DP, Wan KL, Song BK
Abst…

The evolution of virulence in primate malaria parasites based on Bayesian reconstructions of ancestral states.

The evolution of virulence in primate malaria parasites based on Bayesian reconstructions of ancestral states.
Int J Parasitol. 2011 Feb;41(2):205-12
Authors: Garamszegi LZ
Abstract
Plasmodium parasites, the …