Accession Number:

ADA202173

Title:

Malaria Sporozoite Penetration: A New Approach by Double Straining

Descriptive Note:

Rept. for 1987-1988

Corporate Author:

NAVAL MEDICAL RESEARCH INST BETHESDA MD

Report Date:

1988-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

To determine, whether a sporozoite is outside the hepatocyte membrane or internalized, a double staining test was carried out using, successively, antibody labeled with peroxidase and fluorescein. This test permits the quantification of sporozoite entry and outline sporozoite-hepatocyte interactions. Keywords Malaria Double staining test Sporozoite Hepatocyte Culture Reprints.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE