Evolutionary Origins of Human Malaria Parasites

  • Stephen M. Rich
  • Francisco J. Ayala
Part of the Emerging Infectious Diseases of the 21st Century book series (EIDC)


Plasmodium Falciparum Evolutionary Origin World Monkey Plasmodium Species Much Recent Common Ancestor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Stephen M. Rich
    • 1
  • Francisco J. Ayala
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Plant, Soil and Insect SciencesUniversity of MassachusettsAmherstUSA
  2. 2.Department of Ecology and Evolutionary BiologyUniversity of CaliforniaIrvineUSA

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