Chapter 31. Malaria

  1. PD. Dr. Manfred B. Lutz1,
  2. Prof. Dr. Nikolaus Romani2 and
  3. Prof. Dr. Alexander Steinkasserer1
  1. Britta C. Urban and
  2. Francis M. Ndungu

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527619696.ch31

Handbook of Dendritic Cells: Biology, Diseases, and Therapies

Handbook of Dendritic Cells: Biology, Diseases, and Therapies

How to Cite

Urban, B. C. and Ndungu, F. M. (2006) Malaria, in Handbook of Dendritic Cells: Biology, Diseases, and Therapies (eds M. B. Lutz, N. Romani and A. Steinkasserer), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527619696.ch31

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital of Erlangen, Hartmannstr. 14, 91052 Erlangen, Germany

  2. 2

    Department of Dermatology, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 6 FEB 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527311095

Online ISBN: 9783527619696

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Keywords:

  • malaria;
  • antigenic variation;
  • plasmodium;
  • acquired immunity;
  • erythrocytic stage

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction to Malaria

  • Antigenic Variation

  • Animal Models for Malaria

  • Acquired Immunity to Malaria

  • Immune Recognition of iRBC

  • Dendritic Cells in Malaria

  • Synopsis