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BIOLOGY:CONCEPTS+APPL.(LOOSELEAF)

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ISBN: 9781305967359
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BIOLOGY:CONCEPTS+APPL.(LOOSELEAF)

10th Edition
STARR
Publisher: CENGAGE L
ISBN: 9781305967359

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Chapter 20, Problem 5CT
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The protist that causes malaria evolved from a photosynthetic ancestor and has the remnant of a chloroplast. The organelle no longer functions in photosynthesis, it remains essential to the protist. Why might targeting this organelle yield an antimalarial drug that produces minimal side effects in humans?

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