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Processing of the Plasmodium chabaudi chabaudi AS merozite surface protein 1 in vivo and in vitro.

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Processing of the Plasmodium chabaudi chabaudi AS merozite surface protein 1 in vivo and in vitro. / O’Dea, Kieran P.; McKean, Paul G.; Harris, Alan; Brown, K. Neil.

In: Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology, Vol. 72, No. 1-2, 06.1995, p. 111-119.

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O’Dea, KP, McKean, PG, Harris, A & Brown, KN 1995, 'Processing of the Plasmodium chabaudi chabaudi AS merozite surface protein 1 in vivo and in vitro.', Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology, vol. 72, no. 1-2, pp. 111-119. https://doi.org/10.1016/0166-6851(95)00090-N

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O’Dea, K. P., McKean, P. G., Harris, A., & Brown, K. N. (1995). Processing of the Plasmodium chabaudi chabaudi AS merozite surface protein 1 in vivo and in vitro. Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology, 72(1-2), 111-119. https://doi.org/10.1016/0166-6851(95)00090-N

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O’Dea, Kieran P. ; McKean, Paul G. ; Harris, Alan ; Brown, K. Neil. / Processing of the Plasmodium chabaudi chabaudi AS merozite surface protein 1 in vivo and in vitro. In: Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology. 1995 ; Vol. 72, No. 1-2. pp. 111-119.

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title = "Processing of the Plasmodium chabaudi chabaudi AS merozite surface protein 1 in vivo and in vitro.",
abstract = "Processing of the Plasmodium merozoite surface protein 1 (MSP-1) has been described for parasites maintained under in vitro conditions. We have now demonstrated, using CBA/Ca mice infected with Plasmodium chabaudi chabaudi AS, that MSP-1 processing also occurs in vivo. The major proteolytic cleavage sites and a processing scheme were deduced from N-terminal amino-acid sequences of the MSP-1 breakdown products. Comparison of MSP-1 processing in P. falciparum and P.c. chabaudi indicates a degree of conservation and in two cases the position of protease cleavage appears identical. Significant amounts of MSP-1 polypeptides are found in plasma during schizogony. Various aspects of MSP-1 processing including immunological and physiological reactions in the host during the critical period of schizogony can now be examined in vivo.",
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AB - Processing of the Plasmodium merozoite surface protein 1 (MSP-1) has been described for parasites maintained under in vitro conditions. We have now demonstrated, using CBA/Ca mice infected with Plasmodium chabaudi chabaudi AS, that MSP-1 processing also occurs in vivo. The major proteolytic cleavage sites and a processing scheme were deduced from N-terminal amino-acid sequences of the MSP-1 breakdown products. Comparison of MSP-1 processing in P. falciparum and P.c. chabaudi indicates a degree of conservation and in two cases the position of protease cleavage appears identical. Significant amounts of MSP-1 polypeptides are found in plasma during schizogony. Various aspects of MSP-1 processing including immunological and physiological reactions in the host during the critical period of schizogony can now be examined in vivo.

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KW - Merozoite surface protein 1

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