Pharmacogenetic Factors in Antimalarial Drug Testing

  • H. M. Gilles
Part of the Handbook of Experimental Pharmacology book series (HEP, volume 68 / 1)


The pharmacogenetic factors that are of importance in antimalarial drug testing (which in the final analysis must be conducted in the endemic areas) are (a) red-cell genetic factors, (b) acetylator phenotype and, possibly, (c) blood groups.


Sickle Cell Disease Sickle Cell G6PD Deficiency Sickle Cell Trait Acetylator Phenotype 
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