"Human malaria (Plasmodium malariae) infected red blood cells"

Dr. Li Ang Li. National University of Singapore (Singapore)



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Technical Description:
This image shows the surface of a Plasmodium malariae infected red blood cell is covered with densly patterned bumps. These bumps are the malaria parasite protein clusters exported to the host cell surface. Their base diameter is only about 50nm and the height is less than 10nm.

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