Journal article

Mitochondrial DNA from the eradicated European Plasmodium vivax and P. falciparum from 70-year-old slides from the Ebro Delta in Spain

Pere Gelabert, Marcela Sandoval-Velasco, Inigo Olalde, Rosa Fregel, Adrien Rieux, Raul Escosa, Carles Aranda, Krijn Paaijmans, Ivo Mueller, M Thomas P Gilbert, Carles Lalueza-Fox

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences | NATL ACAD SCIENCES | Published : 2016

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness of Spain

Awarded by European Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

We thank the descendants of Dr. Canicio and especially Mr. Miquel Oliveras for offering old malaria slides for the realization of this study. Sequencing was performed at the Danish National High-Throughput DNA-Sequencing Centre, University of Copenhagen. This research was supported from European Regional Development Fund and Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness of Spain Grant BFU2015-64699-P (to C.L.-F.) and a European Research Council Consolidator Grant 681396 - Extinction Genomics (to M.T.P.G.).