Distinct properties of the egress-related osmiophilic bodies in male and female gametocytes of the rodent malaria parasite Plasmodium berghei
Anna Olivieri, Lucia Bertuccini, Elena Deligianni, Blandine Franke-Fayard, Chiara Curra, Inga Siden-Kiamos, Eric Hanssen, Felicia Grasso, Fabiana Superti, Tomasino Pace, Federica Fratini, Chris J Janse, Marta Ponzi
Cellular Microbiology | WILEY | Published : 2015
Awarded by European Community
Awarded by Italian FLAGSHIP 'InterOmics' project - MIUR
We thank Jai Ramesar for technical support. We thank Leonardo Picci for preparation of the immune serum against Pbg377 used in this study. The research leading to these results has received funding from the European Community's Seventh Framework Programme (FP7/2007-2013) under grant agreement no. 242095 and from the Italian FLAGSHIP 'InterOmics' project (PB.P05) funded by MIUR and coordinated by the CNR. Inga Siden-Kiamos recognizes the support of the OzMalNet fund of the EVIMalaR Network of Excellence for the work carried out at Bio21, University of Melbourne and gratefully acknowledges the support of Ms Vanessa Mollard and Prof. Geoff McFadden. The authors have no conflict of interest.