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  • noun Plural form of schizont.

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  • The malaria parasite life cycle involves two hosts; during a blood meal, a malaria-infected female Anopheles mosquito inoculates sporozoites into the human host, which infect the liver, mature into tissue schizonts, and rupture releasing merozoites which in turn infect red blood cells.

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  • Those red blood parasites mature into blood schizonts (shown here).

    Malaria

  • Those red blood parasites mature into blood schizonts (shown here).

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  • The malaria parasite life cycle involves two hosts; during a blood meal, a malaria-infected female Anopheles mosquito inoculates sporozoites into the human host, which infect the liver, mature into tissue schizonts, and rupture releasing merozoites which in turn infect red blood cells.

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  • − 20°C in the RPMI/Albumax culture medium. (ii) After synchronization using D-sorbitol, cultures containing mature schizonts were centrifuged 10 min at 700xg at RT on a 75% isotonic percoll cushion.

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  • These proteases are expressed sequentially across the life cycle of erythrocytic parasites, with expression of falcipain-2 beginning in early trophozoites followed by expression of falcipain-3 in late trophozoites and schizonts

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  • Similarly, lsa1 is expressed by liver schizonts but is a strong target of naturally acquired immunity

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  • T. parva and T. annulata schizonts have the unique ability among eukaryotic microorganisms to convert the host cells they infect into a transformed state.

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  • In any event, our new results suggest that, although a diverse set of proteases is likely required for optimal hydrolysis of hemoglobin, the sequential expression of falcipain-2 in early trophozoites and then falcipain-3 in late trophozoites and schizonts Our study has important limitations.

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  • P. falciparum schizonts, and to recombinant merozoite surface protein 1 (42 kDa C-terminal fragment, MSP1-42).

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