Serum-free cultivation of severalPlasmodium falciparum strains
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Plasmodium falciparum strains from different malaria-endemic regions were grown in continuous culture without human serum. The medium was complemented with Nutridoma-SR instead of serum. All parasite strains developed well in serum-free medium. Two strains were thawed without serum and showed good multiplication in subsequent continuous culture.
KeywordsHuman Serum Plasmodium Plasmodium Falciparum Continuous Culture Good Multiplication
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