Malaria

April 22, 2018

Molecular therapy for blood-stage Plasmodium infection: Oleic acid, isolated from olive oil, avocado and others,  decreases the expression of CTLA-4, PD-L1 and LAG-3, promotes CD4+ T-cell function, increases secretion of protective antibodies, promotes and clear blood-stage malaria via up regulation of its target gene, 22/April/2018, 11.03 pm

Introduction: What they say A study from the Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa, USA shows that […]
April 21, 2018

Natural product-derived therapy for Malaria: Nordihydroguaiaretic acid (NDGA) increases Ferroportin expression, decreases intracellular iron accumulation, inhibits cellular damage, prevents hemolysis, and inhibits malaria infection, via upregulation of its target gene, 21/April/2018, 7.40 am

Introduction: What they say: A study from the Section on Human Iron Metabolism, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes […]
April 16, 2018

Adjunctive therapy for Malaria: Aspirin, an anti-inflammatory drug used in the treatment of fever, pain, and others, increases Ferroportin expression, decreases intracellular iron accumulation, inhibits cellular damage, prevents hemolysis, and inhibits malaria infection, via upregulation of its target gene, 16/April/2018, 10.31 am

Introduction: What they say: A study from the Section on Human Iron Metabolism, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes […]
April 10, 2018

Amino sugar-based therapy for blood-stage Plasmodium infection: D-Glucosamine (GlcN), an amino sugar, decreases the expression of CTLA-4, PD-L1 and LAG-3, promotes CD4+ T-cell function, increases secretion of protective antibodies, promotes and clear blood-stage malaria via up regulation of its target gene, 10/April/2018, 7.28 pm

Introduction: What they say A study from the Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa, USA shows that […]