A Comprehensive Review of Malaria with an Emphasis on Plasmodium Resistance

Thomas, Lindsay O. (2014) A Comprehensive Review of Malaria with an Emphasis on Plasmodium Resistance. Undergraduate thesis, under the direction of Michael Warren from Pharmacy Practice , University of Mississippi.

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Malaria is a disease that is caused by the Plasmodium genus. It is endemic in tropical areas. There are multiple drugs used for prophylaxis and treatment. However, the parasites have developed resistance towards most antimalarial pharmaceuticals. The pharmaceutical industry is generating new antimalarial pharmaceuticals, but the rate of new Plasmodium resistance is much faster.

Item Type: Thesis (Undergraduate)
Creators: Thomas, Lindsay O.
Student's Degree Program(s): B.S. in Pharmaceutical Science
Thesis Advisor: Michael Warren
Thesis Advisor's Department: Pharmacy Practice
Institution: University of Mississippi
Subjects: R Medicine > RS Pharmacy and materia medica
Depositing User: Lindsay Thomas
Date Deposited: 09 May 2014 15:55
Last Modified: 09 May 2014 15:56
URI: http://thesis.honors.olemiss.edu/id/eprint/156

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