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Mouse studies on inhibitors of Plasmodium falciparum Hsp90: progress and challenges

  • ABEBE GENETU BAYIH (a1) (a2) and DYLAN R. PILLAI (a1) (a2)

This review highlights studies conducted in murine models to evaluate the efficacy of compounds targeting Heat shock protein (Hsp) 90 of malaria. Both advances achieved and limitations that exist are highlighted.

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