Anti-PfGARP activates programmed cell death of parasites and reduces severe malaria

Anti-PfGARP activates programmed cell death of parasites and reduces severe malaria

Nature, Published online: 22 April 2020; doi:10.1038/s41586-020-2220-1

Antibodies against Plasmodium falciparum glutamic-acid-rich protein (PfGARP), an antigen expressed on the surface of infected red blood cells, kill P. falciparum parasites by inducing programmed cell death and reduce the risk of severe malaria.
Source: Nature

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