RabbiaPervaiz Nauman Ahmed Arish Daud MALARIA
INTRODUCTION • Infectious mosquito borne disease, caused by a plasmodium • It has molecular causes, it’s being diagnosed and there are many anti-malarial drugs • Vaccines for it are under the latest biotech research
MOLECULAR CAUSES • Merozite stage invades the host RBC • Binds to the host surface by MSP • Release of Micronemes and Rhoptries.
Treatment of Malaria • Effective treatment of malaria • Application of Biotechnology for treatment • Vaccine Approaches
Pre-erythrocyte vaccine candidate • Blood – stage vaccine candidate • Transmission – blocking vaccine candidate
Stage of drug development • Medicines or anti malarial drugs used for treatment of malaria now a days • Thank you