oa South African Medical Journal - An anthropologist looks at malaria
|Article Title||An anthropologist looks at malaria|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 Department of Anatomy, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg|
|Publication Date||Jun 1974|
|Pages||1124 - 1127|
|Keyword(s)||Anthropology, Demographic data, Genetics, Haematology, Malaria, Public health and Sociology|
Regions in which malaria is hyperendemic correspond with areas of highest frequency of the genes for haemoglobin S and for the red cell enzyme lack, glucose-5phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency.
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