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  • The Solution for Malaria could be on the Seabed

    The Solution for Malaria could be on the Seabed0

    An international team of researchers has found similar molecules to heparin, isolated from sea cucumbers, red algae and marine sponges, which inhibit the growth of Plasmodium falciparum, one of the parasites that cause malaria. Unlike heparin, these molecules have reduced anticoagulant activity as blood, opening new avenues for the development of antimalarial drugs.

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