Chapter 11. Glycophorins and Red Cell Invasion by Plasmodium falciparum

  1. David Evered and
  2. Julie Whelan
  1. Geoffrey Pasvol and
  2. Michele Jungery

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470715444.ch11

Ciba Foundation Symposium 94 - Malaria and the Red Cell

Ciba Foundation Symposium 94 - Malaria and the Red Cell

How to Cite

Pasvol, G. and Jungery, M. (1983) Glycophorins and Red Cell Invasion by Plasmodium falciparum, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 94 - Malaria and the Red Cell (eds D. Evered and J. Whelan), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470715444.ch11

Author Information

  1. Tropical Medicine Unit, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, OX3 9DU, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1983

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780272796580

Online ISBN: 9780470715444

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Keywords:

  • glycophorins;
  • red cell invasion;
  • plasmodium falciparum;
  • merozoites;
  • parasitophorous vacuole

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Glycophorins

  • En(A-) Cells

  • S — s — U Cells and Cells Bearing a Hybrid α—δ

  • Invasion of Nucleated Cells Expressing Glycophorin on their Surface

  • Parasite Invasion and the Relationship to Glycophorin in Red Cell Ageing

  • Glycophorin as a Specific Receptor for P. Falciparum

  • Conclusions

  • References

  • Discussion

  • References