Encyclopedia of Malaria

Living Edition
| Editors: Peter G. Kremsner, Sanjeev Krishna


The Encyclopedia of Malaria represents a vast databank of information about the study of malaria. It provides an overview of the historical, rapid, and significant developments that have occurred in malaria research, including the 2002 genome sequencing of Plasmodium falciparum and its mosquito vector, Anopheles gambiae. This work provides a concise source of up-to-date research findings in the form of definitions and essays and present comprehensive coverage of topics from history to findings to diagnosis and treatment, written by recognized malaria researchers with practical experience. It appeals to a diverse audience, including malaria researchers, teachers, investigators, and public health professionals.

Editors and affiliations

  • Peter G. Kremsner
    • 1
  • Sanjeev Krishna
    • 2
  1. 1.Institut für Tropenmedizin, Universität TübingenTübingenGermany
  2. 2.Medical SchoolSt. George's, University of London Medical SchoolNew MaldenUK

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, part of Springer Nature 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4614-8757-9
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Number Of Entries 133
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