Review Article: Vaccine for Malaria – How Far?

  • GO Oyeyinka Department of Chemical Pathology and Immunology, Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Ilorin, PMB 1515, Ilorin, Nigeria
Keywords: Vaccine, malaria, review

Abstract

This is a review of the progress made so far in the effort to produce a malaria vaccine. The problems that have made it impossible to get an effective vaccine for malaria are discussed. Also examined are the current efforts to produce the vaccine and the prospects for an effective vaccine in the future.
Key words: Vaccine, malaria, review.
Afr. J. Clin. Exper. Microbiol. 2005; 6(2): 139-143
Published
2005-05-10
Section
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