The experts made a decisive step in the development of new principles for the treatment of malaria. Scientists have found that the antibiotic emetine inhibits the reproduction and development of the malaria parasite in the human body. Under the influence of the antibiotic no longer be synthesized necessary proteins, pathogen dies, writes Zee News.
There are a number of concerns regarding the application of emetinom. All the matter in its toxicity, do not give rest and side effects. However facto is that when malaria helps.
Scientists visualized ribosomes malarial parasite. The ribosome is a cellular structure consisting of proteins and amino acids. In ribosomes synthesize DNA. Antibiotic emetine inhibits the synthesis of some proteins and breaks the cycle of reproduction and development of the pathogen of malaria.